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  • Pastel Landscape Painting Essentials

    With so much endless variety in the landscape, it’s no wonder that landscape artists are always trying to paint it. Changes happen gradually enough to capture it on canvas or paper, but quickly enough that you can paint the same scene over and over again, and never have it look exactly the same...
    Posted to The Artist's Life by VanessaWieland on 10 Oct 2014
    Filed under: how to paint, plein air, landscape painting, Painting, Pastel, Photo Reference, Art
  • Our eBook on Mixed Media Painting Techniques Has Arrived!

    Intimate Gathering by Russell Irwin, 2002, acrylic and torn paper on board, 48 x 60. When I was flipping through my archives for mixed media art inspiration, I was prepared to do some pretty extensive digging. I assumed that most artists tend to silo themselves in their media-specific practices and don't...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 9 Oct 2014
    Filed under: How To Paint, landscape painting, Mixed Media, sketching, Pastel, Art
  • He's So Sketchy

    But in the very best way! When I was trolling for artists who draw like they paint and vice versa, Giovanni Boldini immediately came to mind. His mark making is a tour de force, no matter if he is working in oils, pastels, or when charcoal painting. Spanish Dancer at the Moulin Rouge by Giovanni Boldini...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 31 Aug 2014
    Filed under: How To Paint, Mixed Media, sketching, Oil Painting, Pastel, Drawing Basics, Charcoal Drawing, Art
  • The Long, Hot Summer

    The light of summer is a powerful and extreme thing. Getting effects of extreme darks and stark, searing lights is not something every painter can do. There's an acuteness of vision that must come into play to see the color that resides in the light as well. When I look at the work of pastel painting...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 24 Aug 2014
    Filed under: Drawing, plein air, How To Paint, landscape painting, Pastel, Landscape Drawing, Art
  • 3 Paintings I'd Take in a Heartbeat

    Unknown Woman by Thomas Wilmer Dewing, 1890, pastel painting on paper. I love the effects and colors you can get with pastel paintings . . . at least I do now. It wasn't too long ago that I felt like I had some kind of weird complex where I could appreciate the work but I couldn't really see...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 21 Aug 2014
    Filed under: Drawing, How To Paint, figure drawing, Painting, Pastel, Drawing Basics, Art
  • How to Paint with Pastel: 6 Top Pastel Painters Share Materials & Techniques

    Pastel supplement from the June 2009 American Artist issue, with tips and techniques from 6 master pastel artists: Clark Mitchell, Urania Christy Tarbet, Duane Wakeham, Sandra Burshell, Kim Lordier & Gil Dellinger.
    Posted to Free eBooks by Karyn on 2 Jun 2009
    Filed under: pastel, pastel painters, pastel painting, hard pastel, composition, soft pastel, how to paint, painting outdoors
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