Archives for June 2012

The Art of Survival in the Survival of Art

Since the Great Recession hit, most artists have been impacted. Collectors cut back on luxury items and art is at the top of the list. Workshop enrollment is down as well, and if you teach a lot of workshops that can be a big impact. Some ... Read More...

Is There Anything Oil Painters Can Learn From Apple?

Is there anything oil painters can learn from a big fortune 500 company like the Apple Corporation? Everybody knows that Apple supplies the world with millions of high quality and much sought after tech gadgets. Oil painters in most cases ... Read More...

Personalities and Temperaments in Art

Do Artists’ Personalities and Temperaments dictate the Styles and Subjects they choose to express themselves?      I usually do not think about things like this question on a daily basis, unless it comes up in a discussion.  I am not a ... Read More...

Practicing Art

It has always struck me as odd that physicians “practice” medicine. Aren’t they ever done? Of course not--doctors are required to learn new things--they must keep up with the latest science and treatments. With this in mind, I decided to ... Read More...