Watercolor artist Sheldon Saint takes you to the Bahamas through his beautiful watercolor paintings of everyday tropical life. Jump into the Bahamas with this gallery, and read more about Sheldon Saint in the October 2012 issue of Watercolor Artist.
Russell Jewell discusses his use of sketching as a warm-up to plein air painting. Find out why drawing and sketching are infinitely beneficial.
Artist Sadie J. Valeri shares with us a tip on working with sharp tools and the best ways to keep them sharp.
Artist Dana Hawk shares her tip on how to keep humor alive while painting.
For many landscape artists, it’s the light, not the subject, that inspires. See how the use of Japanese notan can help you land the values and, consequently, the beauty of afternoon light.
The Ohio Arts Council's Riffe Gallery will present the "Outside in Ohio: A Century of Unexpected Genius" exhibition from July 26 - October 14, 2012, displaying the work of 18 Ohio artists who have never studied art.
In September The Art Students League of New York will present a mixed media workshop hosted by Lisa L. Cyr where she'll demonstrate her mixed media techniques. Read here for registration information.
The August 2012 issue of Pastel Journal—with its landscapes, figures, demo, products and more—is one that will keep you painting all summer long.
Bev Lee walks you through her process of painting pastel portraits step by step. Her pastel techniques explain many aspects of painting portraits.
View Vicente Romero's paintings of the human form and experience the intimate moments, enchanting light and delightful details of his pastel figures.