349: New Instructional Video

349: NEW INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO

I published my new instructional video with Gumroad. They provide the best download speeds and easiest purchasing options. The one...

348: Studio Visit Video

348: STUDIO VISIT VIDEO

MANITOU Galleries suggested I make a short video giving collectors a view into my studio and my process. I filmed a five-minute segment...

 
 
 
347: Paintings at Manitou Galleries

347: PAINTINGS AT MANITOU GALLERIES

IT has been a lifelong ambition to get gallery representation in Santa Fe, New Mexico, which is the third largest art market in the...

346: Understanding Creativity

346: UNDERSTANDING CREATIVITY

WHY do some people love art and others seem unmoved by it? I'm always interested in the reaction of people who visit our home. Our...

 
 
 
345: Cypher Show Interview

345: CYPHER SHOW INTERVIEW

A few readers who were unable to attend the Persistence of Vision Show requested I upload some footage. I forgot to film opening night...

344: Persistence of Paradox Show

344: PERSISTENCE OF PARADOX SHOW

"Out of the fires of desire and despair and forge all the formerly irreconcilable opposites of paradox." - Cypher -OVER the last two...

 
 
 
343: Thank You to my Friends from India

343: THANK YOU TO MY FRIENDS FROM INDIA

TO be in the company of those who wish the best for you is one of the greatest blessings a person can have. Over the years many artists...

342: Writing a Press Release

342: WRITING A PRESS RELEASE

IT is a good idea when having a show to write a brief press release. Press releases are prewritten articles to intrigue journalists...

 
 
 
341: "Persistence of Paradox" Interview

341: "PERSISTENCE OF PARADOX" INTERVIEW

Marker painting, Dali, 12" x 14", with QR code -I was honored to be interviewed for James Gurney's blog about the upcoming Persistence...

339: Review of 12 Rules for Life

339: REVIEW OF 12 RULES FOR LIFE

Cypher Graphic Novel , by Brad Teare -I was honored that clinical psychologist and Youtube superstar Jordan B. Peterson sent me a review...

 
 
 
340: Why Paintings Crack, Part 2

340: WHY PAINTINGS CRACK, PART 2

Closeup of Summer Sky, 48" x 48" -PAINTINGS with thick applications of paint are especially prone to cracking. So I've decided I need...

339: Review of 12 Rules for Life

339: REVIEW OF 12 RULES FOR LIFE

Cypher Graphic Novel , by Brad Teare -I was honored that clinical psychologist and Youtube superstar Jordan B. Peterson sent me a review...

 
 
 
338: Publishing with Zno

338: PUBLISHING WITH ZNO

I recently published a book with Zno and found it to be an easy way to print on-demand books. The prices seem reasonable and they've...

337: Why Do People Like Abstract Art?

337: WHY DO PEOPLE LIKE ABSTRACT ART?

I was honored to receive a review copy of Nobel Prize winner Dr. Eric R. Kandel 's latest book Reductionism in Art and Brain Science....

 
 
 
336: Making a Portfolio Magazine

336: MAKING A PORTFOLIO MAGAZINE

I recently made a new portfolio magazine via Blurb (you can preview the entire magazine below). I find the method vastly superior to...

335: Preventing Paintings from Cracking

335: PREVENTING PAINTINGS FROM CRACKING

IN time nearly every oil painting will crack. But the challenge is to postpone that inevitability as long as possible. If you observe...

 
 
 
344: Playing with Pinterest

344: PLAYING WITH PINTEREST

I HAVE mentioned several times that Pinterest and Instagram are my two favorite social media platforms. Instagram has proved useful,...

343: The Power of Your Environment

343: THE POWER OF YOUR ENVIRONMENT

ONE of my favorite philosophers is Jordan Peterson who wrote; You are neither your own master nor your own slave. You cannot easily...

 
 
 
342: The Power of Newsletters

342: THE POWER OF NEWSLETTERS

MY original article about defeating a creative block was condensed and included in a newsletter for Plein Air Magazine. I've already...

341: Is Painting Still Relevant?

341: IS PAINTING STILL RELEVANT?

AS my exploration of digital media continues I decided to check out Quora. I've answered a few questions relating to art on the site...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Geologic Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Phoenix Demo I” by Colorado Artist...

Geologic Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Phoenix Demo I” by Colorado Artist Carol Nelson

10"x110"x1" Mixed Media on Canvas/Available $275 Read more ...

Bløm Meadworks / Synecdoche Design Studio

Bløm Meadworks / Synecdoche Design Studio

Courtesy of Synecdoche Design Studio Architects: Synecdoche Design Studio Location: Ann Arbor, MI, United States Area: 2900.0 ft2 Project Year: 2018 Architect Of Record: Ply... Read more ...

Geologic Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Phoenix Demo I” by Colorado Artist...

Geologic Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Phoenix Demo I” by Colorado Artist Carol Nelson

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New Mexico, Contemporary Abstract Bold Expressive Landscape Art Painting...

New Mexico, Contemporary Abstract Bold Expressive Landscape Art Painting “Pedernal With High Clouds” by Santa Fe Artist Annie O'Brien Gonzales

18"x12" x1.5" Oil on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Wildlife,Bird, Raven Fine Art Painting “Survivor” by Colorado Artist Nancee...

Wildlife,Bird, Raven Fine Art Painting “Survivor” by Colorado Artist Nancee Jean Busses, Painter of the American West

FRESH OFF THE EASEL 16"x20"Acrylic On Canvas Board/sold Visit to Read more ...

Peace Like a River

Peace Like a River

9 x 12 inches oil on linenplein air Garden Valley, Umpqua Bridge UVAA paint out Roseburg, Oregon below ~ PHOTOGRAPHER Jake Ritter of Roseburg, Oregon"People Following Passions... Read more ...

Good times, noodle salad - Miron Chomacki

Good times, noodle salad - Miron Chomacki

Photo miron chomacki model juliakozl thx uknowmerecords Good times, noodle salad - Miron Chomacki Read more ...

House in Akashi / arbol

House in Akashi / arbol

© Yasunori Shimomura Architects: arbol Location: Japan Lead Architects: Yousaku Tsutsumi Area: 81.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Yasunori Shimomura Lighting Design: Parco... Read more ...

Rose flower with a cup of tea still life oil painting original

Rose flower with a cup of tea still life oil painting original

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Dr. John Oil blues Painting Art Jazz Paintings Piano "Dr. John Portrait" by...

Dr. John Oil blues Painting Art Jazz Paintings Piano "Dr. John Portrait" by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

Palette Knife Painting 20"x16" Oil on Canvas/sold Purchase a Fine Art Print of this Painting HERE Read more ...