Impressionist artist George Gallo wants you to learn not how to paint like him, but how to “paint like you.” Because Gallo has so much painting advice to offer, I’ve invited him to share his thoughts on Impressionist painting and art in general.
Read my exclusive interview with colored pencil artist Kristy Ann Kutch, who has taught more than 200 workshops, is a published author and has 3 new DVDs.
How do you go from being a student to becoming a working artist? Here are three steps you can take to help you achieve your art goals.
George Gallo gives oil painting instructions in his new book, of which he says, “The point isn’t for you to learn to paint like me, but for you to learn to paint like you.”
Practice the art of handwritten notes. Learn to create handwritten notes to express your art and impress the recipients.
Including the step of having your art critiqued before you consider it finished is an easy drawing practice you can implement. It's not always easy to your ego, but I can promise that you'll learn at least a little by getting advice from your peers. You might be so close to your work that...
In this free Zentangle download, you will get free starter and practice zentangle tiles, instruction on a snazzy zentangle pattern, and how to find zentangle patterns in our surroundings.
In last week's post, I shared an overview of the week that I and nine other international pastel artists spent in Suzhou, China, for the 1st China (Suzhou) Biennial International Pastel Art Exhibition and Symposium. The last day of the trip was reserved for the opening ceremonies of the exhibition and was to concluded...
We know that drawing is as much a part of our nature as our desire for warmth and water. We can go to a museum and see works that were painted hundreds of years ago and be moved to tears with their beauty and the connection we feel with the artists who painted them.
You spilled a little paint, erased a few lines, but finally your distinctive gift is ready. Wrapping it up and giving is the easy part, but we want to help you make that special too. Our team here at Artist’s Network came up with the perfect finishing touch for your gift package: fun and...
In her pastel portraits, Gwenneth Barth-White draws on the delicate nuances and rich sensuousness of layered pastel, as seen in this step-by-step demonstration.