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  • My Spring Painting Inspiration Is…

    Color! Color! Color! After weeks and weeks of dull, lifeless views out my window, I am ready for a spectrum-spanning bout of painting full of rich and deep colors as well as views with soft and pearlescent light that gleams. I didn't realize how much energy and happiness I derive from having all...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 4 Apr 2014
    Filed under: landscape painting, still life, Color, Art
  • 6 Tips for Color Mixing

    An eloquent and unexpected use of color is often what divides beginning painters like me from the greats. But there are several basic rules of thumb that we can build on to propel ourselves and our paintings onto higher, more sophisticated ground, artistically speaking. With practice and attention, one...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 30 Mar 2014
    Filed under: plein air, How To Paint, landscape painting, Portrait Painting, still life, Oil Painting, Color, Art
  • How to Paint the Look and Feel of Spring

    The color in this work, Wall Street--Arches, Utah , by Carl Dalio calls to mind the scorching heat of a summer day, as opposed to the more delicate hints of color that accompany spring. I’m a color junkie. In fashion, in design, and especially in painting, vibrant color is what gets me creative...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 6 Mar 2014
    Filed under: How To Paint, acrylic painting, watercolor painting, Color, street art
  • Learning How to Let Inspiration Come to Me

    Slicker by Mary Whyte, watercolor painting, 18 1/2 x 18. I went through a phase when I thought I could control everything--where my career was headed, how my relationships were going to turn out, and what kind of life I was going to have. Ah, I crack myself up. What was I thinking? I now realize that...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 25 Feb 2014
    Filed under: landscape painting, watercolor painting, Color, Art
  • abstract-any feedback

    24x28
    Posted to Critique My Artwork by nlichte on 12 Feb 2014
  • Abstract-Critique

    The painting is done on 2 16x20 canvas. Any feedback is great. Thank you,
    Posted to Critique My Artwork by nlichte on 12 Feb 2014
  • Brushes? We Don't Need No Stinking Brushes!

    Painting with Knives Whenever I get feeling a little too precious or careful about my work, I have found it a real joy to leave the brushes at home and paint only with knives. The benefits of this approach open up with the first stroke of paint. Suddenly all the familiar old tricks of how to paint fall...
    Posted to The Oil Painting Blog by johnandann@theartistsroad on 10 Feb 2014
    Filed under: color, oil painting, pastel, how to paint, Drawing Basics
  • I am a new member

    i am a new member. I have been painting since 40 years in between some long breaks. Still I am continuing with more intensity.
    Posted to Welcome! by dayakarm on 31 Dec 2013
  • - P -

    Oil on canvas, 27/35 cm. About eight hours painting from life.
    Posted to Member Gallery by Miroslav Ivanov on 27 Nov 2012
    Filed under: color, portrait, oil, canvas, painting, realism, woman, female, fine art, model, etude, Miroslav Ivanov, from life, classical.
  • What is the proper color mix to paint portraits of black persons?

    I want to paint a portrait of a Nigerian friend of mine and have to work from a photo. His skin tone is very dark indeed. Oddly, the highlights on his face in the photo appear blue. Can someone please recommend the best color mix to accurately create very dark skin tones? F.Y.I. I am a seasoned artist...
    Posted to Portraiture by QuansetAD67 on 22 Aug 2012
  • A Conversation About Palettes

    Thomas Kitts has been blogging about color this week. You should read this article and the replies before going further here. Thomas writes: "It seems to me as a colorist/painter that there is a gap in the red-to-blue spectrum waiting to be filled. Sure, I could mix alizarin and ultramarine together...
    Posted to Plein Air by themainloop on 30 Jun 2012
  • "Gauguin's Barn"

    Pastel on board 16 x 20 by Madeleine Kelly www.madeleinekelly.com My homage to Gauguin's color palette.
    Posted to Member Gallery by Madeleine Kelly on 1 Jan 2012
    Filed under: color, pastels, pastel painting, barn, pastel on board, Madeleine Kelly
  • WIP - Grape - 15

    Color + details - 1
    Posted to Member Gallery by Miroslav Ivanov on 13 Sep 2011
    Filed under: color, oil, painting, grapes, fine art, underpainting, transparent, still-life, Work in Progress, glazing, Miroslav Ivanov, multilayer, color layer
  • WIP - Grape - 11

    Color layer - 1 Are you bored of black and white and gray already? ОК! Let's put some color here.......nice and slow! It's...........color time!
    Posted to Member Gallery by Miroslav Ivanov on 10 Sep 2011
    Filed under: color, oil, painting, grapes, fine art, underpainting, transparent, still-life, neutral, Work in Progress, monochrome, glazing, Miroslav Ivanov, dead layer, multilayer, color layer
  • WIP - Grape - 04

    Transparent oil umber under-layer - 2
    Posted to Member Gallery by Miroslav Ivanov on 5 Sep 2011
    Filed under: color, oil, canvas, painting, fine art, Work in Progress, Miroslav Ivanov, Work in process
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