Author Archives: Maureen Bloomfield

Still Life demo by John Rizzotto

From arranging his setup to drawing the composition to painting, John Rizzotto proceeds systematically as he works. After intuitively arranging objects, Rizzotto methodically renders what he sees. In this demonstration of Ken's Workbench (oil, 32x32) the objects evoke a presence.

Still Lifes With Patterned Backdrops

In the July/August issue of The Artist’s Magazine, Nava Grunfeld shares her use of patterns and vibrant color in her arresting still lifes. The following is an excerpt from the article by Maureen Bloomfield, “Primary Colors.”