Thomas Schaller's watercolor paintings alone are enough to stir emotion in the viewer, but add to that his journey and you’ll have a new level of appreciation.
Improve your landscape art with these tips from Johannes Vloothuis. Today he discusses shape so that you can master drawing trees.
WEB SEMINAR: Create Drama with Weather Effects! TIME: 1:00 to 5:00 PM EST DATES: 3 Saturdays: October 14, October 21, October 28 The class may extend more than 4 hours WHERE: From the comfort of your home You do not have to attend the sessions live. Everything gets recorded and can be downloaded...
Figure sketching with Vincent Giarrano as he shares a procedure for doing figure studies that work well for training your eye.
The theme, composition, light and form of Jeremy Lipking's exquisite oil paintings all rest on a firm foundation of preliminary drawings.
During the mapping out stage of a figure drawing, it's important to consider the small individual shapes you see and also how those shapes line up with other parts of the model. Vincent Giarrano, featured in the October 2011 issue of The Artist's Magazine, shares these tips for mapping out the...
Work smart! With a few strokes of a palette knife or brush, you can bring fall foliage out of your landscapes as quickly as the leaves change color.
Get started drawing the figure with these handy tips.
It's no secret that landscape paintings can be filled with stunning light. Artfully create the "golden hour" on your landscape canvas, when light is best.
Mary Whyte's watercolors tell stories of Americans whose work and traditions are fading into the past, but not before she documents their existence in artworks that could strongly stand on their own even without the meanings behind them.
Create a clutter-free landscape painting with Johannes Vloothuis in this 3-part online art workshop as you follow along with three painting demonstrations.