Having a studio space in which to create your art is a gift. With that space--be it modest or illustrious--comes a sense of dedication to your craft.
While this art is beautiful all on its own, there are things I can do to make it look very different. I used the tinting technique to enhance these graphite drawings of mine when each drawing was done.
The Pastel Society of America (PSA), the oldest pastel society in America, just concluded its 42nd Annual Exhibition, "Enduring Brilliance." The exhibition was on display from September 2nd through the 27th in the Grand Gallery of the historic National Arts Club, which also houses the offices for the PSA, in the historic district of...
Enjoy these 50 inspiring and witty art quotes on everything from creativity to art business, from artists such as Richard McKinley, Lee Hammond, and more.
Whenever a student wants to learn to paint or draw with a new medium, I have them start slow, using just a monotone color palette...
We congratulate the 10 artists selected as our newest class of Ones to Watch!
Urban sketching is about observing the world, witnessing and recording. Thus, we want to be able to draw reasonably accurately.
It was during a gallery plein air event in the Cascade Mountains above Bend, Oregon, that I first caught a glimpse of a scene that would ultimately become one of my favorite locations to paint.
Artist and author Hazel Soan travels the world, painting people and places in watercolor. Read about her strange-but-true experiences here, and find inspiration.
Pastel is a very popular medium, and many of my students like to use it. Personally, I love the look of a well-done pastel painting. However, due to the powdery nature of the medium, I’ve had to limit its use in my studio. Here are some of the issues I’ve encountered.
Oh, happy day! Acrylic painting is taking the art community by storm, and so our team is happy to share with you the newest and highly-awaited issue of Acrylic Artist magazine.