Professional art photographers Ric Deliantoni and Al Parrish shoot paintings, craft and woodworking projects for F+W Media’s book lines and magazines. Here they guide you on how to photograph your own painting, step by step. Take Your Best Shot By Ric Deliantoni and Al Parrish 1. Prepare your art. Take the painting out of...
“Prairies lack the obvious grandeur of mountain ranges, red-rock canyons or the ocean,” says Lisa Grossman, who was featured in The Artist's Magazine. “It’s a more subtle beauty that comes to some slowly, but it’s undeniably powerful.” Grossman was inspired by the tallgrass prairie of the Flint Hills. The contrast between the dense,...
See more art from The Artist’s Magazine March 2011 feature artist Deborah Quinn-Munson.
View examples of watercolors by Keiko Tanabe in this Watercolor Artist online exclusive gallery.
An artist puts Canson's new Arches and Montval art boards to the test in the August 2010 issue of Watercolor Artist. How do they hold up against their paper counterparts?
With the help of a fast camera, some old-fashioned sweat and a measure of magic, Jon R. Friedman pushes beyond photorealism.
Read about Ann Murphy's pastel waves in this free article download.
Pastel gallery of seascape paintings from Phil Bates, Anthony Davis, Kathleen Newman, Dave Beckett and Claude Carvin, demonstrating how pastel—a dry pigment—can be used to paint flowing water.
Albert Handell shares some painting insights for capturing the magic of water in pastel.
View an online-exclusive gallery of English artist Sheila Goodman's luminous pastel landscapes.
View Hawaiian pastelist Gregory Pai's scenic landscapes, as featured in the April 2010 issue of The Pastel Journal, in this online-exclusive gallery.