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  • Plein Air Artist Asher B. Durand Wrote Me a Letter...Sorta...Not Really

    Rocky Cliff by Asher B. Durand, oil on canvas, 1860. Based on an article by Allison Malafronte. As you all well know, I spend a lot of time writing. But I also spend a lot of time reading, and lately I have absolutely fallen in love with reading letters, journals, and diaries of artists. It is like truly...
    Posted to Plein Air Blog by Courtney Jordan on 29 Jul 2014
    Filed under: Plein Air, oil painting, Landscape Painting, How to Paint, Portrait Painting, Drawing Basics, Art
  • Explorers Aren't the Only Ones

    That’s what I keep thinking as I delve into Richard Schmid ’s history—of both his art and his goal to see his work make it out there decades ago when figuration was spurned by the art world and skillful representation and traditional use of the oil painting medium were practically lost...
    Posted to The Artist's Life by Courtney Jordan on 28 Jul 2014
    Filed under: how to paint, Oil Painting, Art
  • What’s the Impressionist Way of Painting with Color?

    In Dancers at the Bar by Edgar Degas, 1888, the artist used complementary colors to make a sharp contrast between the figures and the space. We all know that Impressionism heralded a new way of painting. Material and technical advancements--metal tubes instead of delicate bladders for holding paint-...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 24 Jul 2014
    Filed under: How To Paint, Oil Painting, Art
  • 4 Crucial Figure Painting Tips

    On Hamilton's Prairie by Rose Frantzen, 32 x 40, oil painting. Rose Frantzen's work has been on my radar for a while and even more so after I saw her oil painting portrait show years ago at the Smithsonian Portrait Gallery in Washington, DC, which featured 180 paintings of the residents and neighbors...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 22 Jul 2014
    Filed under: How To Paint, figure painting, Oil Painting, Art
  • Pop Quiz: How Good Is Your Painting Memory?

    Squall Line by John Hulsey (30 x 40, oil painting). John Hulsey and Ann Trusty created their website, The Artist’s Road , to inspire their readers and students with practical art tips and plein air painting techniques for the traveling artist. John and Ann have been blogging for us at Artist Daily...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 17 Jul 2014
    Filed under: plein air, How To Paint, Artist Daily, sketching, Oil Painting, Drawing Basics, Landscape Drawing, Art
  • Re: Atelier Neo Medici-Renaissance Painting Techniques for Contemporary Artists

    ROUND MIDNIGHT by Gregory Pelizzari - Atelier Neo Medici
    Posted to Oil by pelizzari on 8 Mar 2014
  • What medium should I mix with oil paint from the tube?

    Hi, I am brand new to painting and quickly decided I preferred oil paints. However, I am very confused about what to medium to mix with the oil paints (artists quality Winsor & Newton) to make them more fluid and what to wet the canvas with for the alla prima technique. I watched a video by Igor...
    Posted to Beginners by SKBreeding on 12 Feb 2014
  • "AUTUMN IN BIALYSTOK" 60" x 82" please critique

    Hello, I would like to present you my painting "Autumn in Bialystok" Janusz Zdunek, 60" x 82" , oil on canvas, mixed technique. I'd appreciate your feedback regarding composition and the use of light. kind regards Janusz www.batorowka.com
    Posted to Critique My Artwork by galleryBatorowka on 26 Jan 2014
  • Re: Challenge #38 - December 2013

    Hello again my dear artist friends, Here I am with one more painting for this wonderful challenge...I've really enjoyed to paint this flower and the butterfly and hopefully this will fit well in the December challenge.It was also another nice experiment for me to ''play'' with acrylics...
    Posted to All Media Photo Challenge by Cristina Mihailescu on 30 Dec 2013
  • need to be in an artist circle

    Hi, i am an artist n i love experimenting with all kind of medias like pastel, oil, acrylics etc. And i need some senior artists to suggest me some interesting art work.
    Posted to Welcome! by EatSleepPaint on 24 Dec 2013
  • And Your Little Dog, Too! by K Henderson

    And Your Little Dog, Too , 28 x 22, oil on linen Ok, so I'm a little late with this Halloween themed painting but I prefer to think that I'm early for next year. The title of the painting comes from the line in the Wizard of Oz " I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too!"...
    Posted to Member Gallery by K. Henderson Fine Art on 10 Nov 2013
    Filed under: realism, Oil painting, k. henderson, art for sale, wizard of oz, trompe l'oeil, Hollywood Witch, witch, Wicca, vintage movie
  • Best Friends

    Oil on canvas painted with palette knives 2013, 100X100 cm I wanted to achieve a pastel-like impression by using "creamy colors". Comments are appreciated. It is advisable to view this painting under "View Full Size" in order to capture the 3D-like texture. Any ideas for another title...
    Posted to Member Gallery by Abraham Fisher on 27 Jul 2013
    Filed under: oil, Oil painting, palette knife, oil on canvas, original oil painting, Oil Painting Impressionist, oil on canvas technique, Abraham Fisher, painting knife
  • Deadliest Enemy by K Henderson

    Deadliest Enemy , 24 x 30, oil on linen This is another oil painting in my Vintage Game Series. The Box is from the 1965 'Superman Game, Superman's Deadliest Enemy'. Looks like Superman is getting ready to do battle with Lex Luthor. The game board in the background is from the 1954 game 'Calling...
    Posted to Member Gallery by K. Henderson Fine Art on 13 Jul 2013
    Filed under: Oil painting, k. henderson, photorealism, contemporary realism, Superman painting, vintage board game, Man of Steel, Lex Luthor
  • ‎"You Have a Point There"

    Oil colors on canvas done with painting (or palette) knives, 2012, 100x100 cm . It is advisable to view this painting under "View Full Size" in order to capture the 3D-like texture. The digital photo is taken outside around 10:30 am on a cloudy day. I may reload the painting under different...
    Posted to Member Gallery by Abraham Fisher on 17 Mar 2012
    Filed under: oil, Oil painting, palette knife, original oil painting, Oil Painting Impressionist, oil on canvas technique, Abraham Fisher, painting knife
  • Bear Talisman is oil on canvas, 40" x 30".

    Bear Talisman is oil on canvas, 40" x 30".The painting is a plains Indian wearing eagle feathers and a beaded shirt He hold a shield on which is painted a bear. There is also a beaded talisman with a bear claw. The talisman is said to give the shield bearer the attributes of The Bear : Strength...
    Posted to Member Gallery by K. Henderson Fine Art on 20 Jul 2009
    Filed under: art, Oil painting, Native American, fine art, art for sale, bear, warrior, american indian, eyes, plains Indian, eagle feather, southwest
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