All posts by Vladimir Tuporshin

Vladimir Tuporshin

About Vladimir Tuporshin

My name is Vladimir Tuporshin. I live in Moscow, Russia. I think drawing and watercolor painting is the best way of meditation that fills my life with sense and pleasure :)

What Turns a Study Into a Painting?

Painting Small Is a State of Mind A couple of months ago I posted some outdoor watercolor painting sketches of my Finland trip in the Artist Daily Member Gallery. One of the comments I received was from Harry R. Gray, in which he wrote: “…and giving watercolor its full respect, I would refer to your…

Want to Loosen Up? Go Winter Plein Air Paint!

On a sunny winter day it’s so hard sometimes to overcome the temptation to go outdoors with a sketchbook! Snow and sun make a special light and colors you never see in any other season. So why not to go out for a winter plein air painting session? Well, there are at least two main…


  Ivan The Great Belfry in Moscow Kremlin. Preliminary graphite sketch and some details about  how I painted this: