Archives for August 2021

Skies

Golden Glow by Deborah Tilby OPAM12" x 16" - Oil The topic of skies in the landscape comes up all the time with my private students and is a subject with which many painters struggle. I thought I would share a few things I have ... Read More...

Video References in Portrait Painting

Cherished by Susan Patton30" x 30" - Oil Character, Personality, Spirit, Soul – these qualities cannot be measured by the length of the nose or the distance between the eyes. Yet, they are what a client is looking for when they ... Read More...

Epiphany: on Music and Breaking the Rules

The Valley Patriarch by Anna Bain OPA 24" x 42" - Oil on linen I am a professional artist, but what some people don't know about me is that I have played piano since I was eight years old. I was classically trained all the way through ... Read More...