ART TALK PODCAST: STUDIO RAMBLE TO RON

The Golden Palm Tape Network was a 1980s precursor of podcasting, where a small group of far-flung artists kept in touch by recording...

How to Apply the Warm-and-Cool Approach

HOW TO APPLY THE WARM-AND-COOL APPROACH

Gary asks about the warm-and-cool approach: "I can not see if there is, or should be, a rationale for when a warm or cool tone is used....

 
 
 
Greg Ruth, Mindblowing Artist

GREG RUTH, MINDBLOWING ARTIST

The mindblowing Greg Ruth , from my sketchbook at Illustration Master Class .

Keepers of the Flame

KEEPERS OF THE FLAME

NC Wyeth, illustration from Treasure Island The new exhibition at the Norman Rockwell Museum explores the lineage of academic painting...

 
 
 
Chronophotography

CHRONOPHOTOGRAPHY

Edweard Muybridge perfected the technique of capturing motion in a series of separate photographs. Chronophotograph by Étienne-Jules...

Salon des Refusés

SALON DES REFUSÉS

The Palais de l'Industrie The Salon des Refusés was held in this building in Paris in 1863. Among the works exhibited was "The White...

 
 
 
Waterfall City Demo

WATERFALL CITY DEMO

Istic color sketch of Waterfall City using a rough maquette made of styrofoam. The sketch is in casein over watercolor paper. I'm casting...

IMC-Illustration Master Class, 2018

IMC-ILLUSTRATION MASTER CLASS, 2018

I'm at Illustration Master Class in Amherst, Massachusetts, a week-long workshop for about 90 attendees. The students arrive with sketches...

 
 
 
Meredith's Sketch Easel Innovations

MEREDITH'S SKETCH EASEL INNOVATIONS

Meredith Moles shared her build of a sketch easel: "I wanted a perfectly flat easel made from only two pieces of wood. I chose 1/4"...

The Kilauea Volcano

THE KILAUEA VOLCANO

Kilauea, oil, 9x12” When I visited Hawaii some years ago, the lava from the Kilauea volcano was cool enough to walk on. I set up my...

 
 
 
Book Review: Coby Whitmore: Artist and Illustrator

BOOK REVIEW: COBY WHITMORE: ARTIST AND ILLUSTRATOR

The Illustrated Press has released Coby Whitmore: Artist and Illustrator , the newest volume in its landmark series of art books immortalizing...

Dinosaur Science Painting in Gold Medal Show

DINOSAUR SCIENCE PAINTING IN GOLD MEDAL SHOW

My oil painting "Kosmoceratops" will be one of the paintings in the Gold Medal Exhibition of the California Art Club , which starts...

 
 
 
Dinotopia painting to be exhibited in Los Angeles

DINOTOPIA PAINTING TO BE EXHIBITED IN LOS ANGELES

"Light on the Water," an important oil painting from Dinotopia, will be part of the show and sale at the Gold Medal Exhibition of the...

BOOK REVIEW: HOW TO SURVIVE AND PROSPER AS AN ARTIST

Are you looking for the perfect gift for that art school graduate in your life? How to Survive and Prosper as an Artist: Selling Yourself...

 
 
 
Tip for Painting Efficiently in Oil

TIP FOR PAINTING EFFICIENTLY IN OIL

If you're working in oil, you can premix pools of color that you're going to use a lot. That way you won't have to waste your time...

SIGGRAPH 2018 HIGHLIGHTS

Highlights from the Siggraph 2018 technical papers offer a preview of tools that will be used by tomorrow's digital animators. -- Via...

 
 
 

PRACTICAL EFFECTS SHOWREEL

Visual effects in films and commercials these days aren't all digital these days. As this behind-the-scenes showreel by Scandinavia...

Nicolás Uribe: Painting Our Lives

NICOLÁS URIBE: PAINTING OUR LIVES

Nicolás Uribe paints the people and places he loves in Moleskine sketchbooks. Yesterday he launched a crowd-funded plan to translate...

 
 
 

FOUR FREEDOMS VIDEO

The Norman Rockwell Museum has produced a brief documentary telling the story of how Norman Rockwell interpreted Roosevelt's "Four...

PAINTING RAINBOWS

A few random copies of " Color and Light " that people have ordered this week are going to have an extra special rainbow remarque....

 
 
 



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 ...

House Vision / Jun Igarashi Architects

House Vision / Jun Igarashi Architects

© Anna Nagai Architects: Jun Igarashi Architects Location: Koto, Japan Area: 81632.0 m2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Anna Nagai © Anna Nagai Text description provided by the... Read more ...

세운청계상가 어반스케치: Cheonggye Market

세운청계상가 어반스케치: Cheonggye Market

세운상가에서 바라본 청계천 / pen and watercolor, 32*24 세운옥상에서 본 남산 / pen and watercolor, 15*42 히타종합백화점 /pen and watercolor, 15*21 I think the newly changed Cheonggye Market is a new Urban... Read more ...

20C SPRING Central Park by Maurice Prendergast 9858-1924)

20C SPRING Central Park by Maurice Prendergast 9858-1924)

1901-03 Maurice Brazil Prendergast May Day in Central Park. The artist sometimes includes babies in carriages in his Springtime images. Read more ...

Madonna attr to Italian artist Simone Martini

Madonna attr to Italian artist Simone Martini

Attributed to Simone Martini Maestà In this blog, I try to begin each day with a painting of the Madonna & Child. It centers me; connects me to the past; & encourages me to... Read more ...

House in the Mountain / Gluck+

House in the Mountain / Gluck+

© Steve Mundinger Architects: GLUCK+ Location: United States Project Team: Shannon Bambenek, Cory Collman, Peter L. Gluck, Charlie Kaplan, Jason LaPointe, Matthew Lawson, James... Read more ...

Splish, Julia Ballenger

Splish, Julia Ballenger

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Contemporary Mixed Media Art, Quadruvium Painting

Contemporary Mixed Media Art, Quadruvium Painting

Click image above for larger view. 17.5"x"x5" x1.5 "Mixed Media on Canvas Read more ...

Showcase: Great Unclean Ones of Nurgle - Trio of Rot by Silvernome

Showcase: Great Unclean Ones of Nurgle - Trio of Rot by Silvernome

Grandfather be praised. Today I wanted to share with you a trio of the most unclean deamons in the Warhammer Universe. More after the jump Read more ...

Llama queen

Llama queen

8 x 8 inches, oil painting on gessoed board Read more ...

3310 Woodland

3310 Woodland

Still painting, acrylic, 6" x 6" $100 Read more ...