An iconic pop culture actor, Val Kilmer has also explored another art form: painting. With abstract & pop culture pieces, his first art show debuted in NYC.
Georgia O’Keeffe carefully crafted her image, creating a mythic persona. From wrap dresses, kimonos and pantsuits, each piece was a specific choice.
The man who has shaped American watercolor for more than 60 years identifies 20 expert painters who have made the most of the medium.
It started with a letter and blossomed into a friendship. Carol Merrill wrote to her art hero, Georgia O’Keeffe, and got a response and an invitation.
Plein air artists John Hulsey and Ann Trusty love their dogs. Here’s how their canine companions enhance their art-making process.
The process of underpainting does not have the best reputation and yet it is an incredibly useful way to incorporate bold and complex color in your art.
In a rare video clip, learn how Claude Monet crafted his landscape paintings, from how he held a brush to his gestures and more.
Discover 10 tips for landscape art, so you can step outside the studio and easily bring this beautiful season into your paintings and drawings.
A Landscape Artist Knows How Important These “Secrets” Are! Think of Turner’s skies or even Monet’s—they are multifaceted and carry the hum of several colors. The sky is rarely blue–or rarely just blue (except for a few lucky places in the world!). As many of us transition to landscape painting during the summer season, we can sometimes…
With sold-out solo shows, numerous awards and prominent collectors to his credit, Malcolm T. Liepke is considered one of the finest figure painters working today.
What Puts a Watercolor Beginner on the Expert Path? Every master was once a student. Every watercolor beginner deserves to hear–straight from the best teachers around–what can put them on that expert path. We contacted instructors worldwide with the expectation that they would each offer a distinctly different set of recommendations for today’s painters. Instead,…
Drawing is a fundamental skill for artists, emphasis on “skill,” meaning there are basic drawing rules and approaches that work, including these six tips on how to draw anything accurately.