After featuring acrylic artist Karin Nelson in the Fall 2016 issue of Acrylic Artist we followed up with her to learn more about how she manages the fast-drying qualities of acrylic paint. Here’s what she does to overcome three common obstacles. Nelson explains, “The fast drying property of acrylic can be its biggest negative. Once we...
TIME: 1:00 to 5:00 PM EST DATES: 3 Saturdays: October 1, 8, & 15 .Final Saturday WHERE: From the comfort of your home You do not have to attend the sessions live. Everything gets recorded and can be downloaded at no extra cost. Thank you for attending Paint Along 29: Landscape Paintings with a Punch of Interest.This...
A profile on artist George Gallo: His attraction to, departure from, and return to oil painting. Gallo is featured in "Oil Painting with the Masters."
As a plein air enthusiast, Anne Laddon has adjusted her painting supplies over the years to make herself as mobile as possible. “I really like to keep the weight down, especially in Mexico, where I’m walking on cobblestone streets up and down and all across town,” she says. “I just can’t carry around 15...
Richard McKinley shares how he experiments with various elements and principles of design to keep a painting from becoming compositionally predictable.
Join now: In this live online workshop, join Johannes Vloothuis, along with hundreds of other artists, to strengthen your painting skills with 12 hours of painting fun!
Johannes Vloothuis uses a variety of landscape painting examples to demonstrate how to effectively use a photo reference.
“These places I paint, I know them intimately,” says Thomas McNickle of the tranquil surroundings located just minutes from his Pennsylvania home. “Even as a little child, I had two overwhelming interests in life: one was art, and the other was nature." Get his must-have tips for plein air sketching here!
Ian Ramsay pushes his architecture- and maritime-inspired watercolor landscapes beyond the facts of his reference photos to create mood and a feeling of being there. View some of these enchanted vistas here!
Liz Haywood Sullivan shares a detailed lesson on how to paint a landscape using pastel.
Now is a great time for many to focus on seasonal opportunities, like learning how to draw trees when they’re full of their beautiful green foliage.