The classes are back

THE CLASSES ARE BACK

My classes are back! I had to close access to my recorded classes back in November because I was in the middle of changing platforms....

Art for everybody, everywhere

ART FOR EVERYBODY, EVERYWHERE

Did you know that I can ship anywhere around the world? If you live somewhere on planet earth, then I can mail art to you!. Shop for...

 
 
 
Three-legged bird

THREE-LEGGED BIRD

Watercolour & ink on paper. 8 x 10 inches. Original drawing available here .

Make your mark

MAKE YOUR MARK

Prints available here .

 
 
 
New print: Be yourself

NEW PRINT: BE YOURSELF

New print! This was by far the most popular 'multiple original' drawing that I did last November/December, so I decided to bring it...

Logo for PRI podcast "Things That Go Boom"

LOGO FOR PRI PODCAST "THINGS THAT GO BOOM"

Just before the Christmas holidays I finished a logo for Public Radio International, for a new podcast they are developing with Inkstick...

 
 
 
Dear life

DEAR LIFE

I'm trying to embrace the unknown of each day as a gift, instead of an annoyance. Wish me luck. Original drawing available here. Ink...

I did ten sit-ups this year

I DID TEN SIT-UPS THIS YEAR

My 2017 Year In Review. Acrylic on watercolour paper, 5x7 inches. Original drawing available here. I drew something similar years ago...

 
 
 
Hang on to your crazy vision

HANG ON TO YOUR CRAZY VISION

Yet another one of my $40 Drawings. There are 6 different drawings to choose from. Available until Dec. 8. . Get 'em in the shop: marcjohns.com/shop/40

Be yourself

BE YOURSELF

I truly believe this. As with many of my drawings/writings, I made this as a reminder to myself. This is another one of my $40 Drawings....

 
 
 
Sometimes

SOMETIMES

The good thing about all the grey November weather is more time indoors. Quite comforting. Original drawing available here .

Going places and doing things

GOING PLACES AND DOING THINGS

This is from my series of $40 drawings, available until December 8 in my shop. In case you missed my last post, I am making drawings...

 
 
 
Drawings for $40

DRAWINGS FOR $40

Yes, that's right. I will draw any one of the above drawings for you for $40. These are 5x7 inch 'multiple originals', meaning that...

Let the stars get in your eyes

LET THE STARS GET IN YOUR EYES

I got the idea for this from the title of the Perry Como song, "Don't let the stars get in your eyes". And I thought, why NOT let the...

 
 
 
She needed to escape to the woods

SHE NEEDED TO ESCAPE TO THE WOODS

I got so many requests to make a female version of He needed to escape to the woods , that I went ahead and made one. Original drawing...

The chair flew away to escape from the day

THE CHAIR FLEW AWAY TO ESCAPE FROM THE DAY

Another drawing about escaping :) Original drawing available here. Ink & watercolour, 8 x 10 inches.

 
 
 
He needed to escape to the woods

HE NEEDED TO ESCAPE TO THE WOODS

Who doesn't? Ink & watercolour, 8 x 10 inches. (Original drawing is now SOLD available here .)

2018 wall calendar. and stickers!

2018 WALL CALENDAR. AND STICKERS!

NEW 2018 CALENDAR! And STICKERS! Yup, I'm releasing two new things today. I didn't plan it that way, but the two ended up coming together...

 
 
 
We are all in this together

WE ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER

Original drawing is available here. Ink & watercolour, 8 x 10 inches. Signed prints available too .

Spread love

SPREAD LOVE

Spread love. Share your love, your passion. Ink & watercolour, 8x10 inches. Original drawing available here .

 
 
 



Mixed Media Flower Art Painting “THREE REDS AND A YELLOW” by Colorado Mixed...

Mixed Media Flower Art Painting “THREE REDS AND A YELLOW” by Colorado Mixed Media Artist Carol Nelson

This painting is done in the faux batik style. After painting the flowers, a layer of wax was applied as a resist. After gently crumbling the waxed painting, a darker color was... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Art Paintings ”The Shaman“ by Arizona...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Art Paintings ”The Shaman“ by Arizona Contemporary Artist Pat Stacy

20"x30" Triple Matted and Framed/Available Read more ...

Sketches with Margo Bartley and Zheng Xiong Xiang

Sketches with Margo Bartley and Zheng Xiong Xiang

Sketches by Margo Bartley from Australia scenery seen from Jongno Tower by Margo scenery of Deoksugung Palace seen from Jeongdong Observatory by Margo Korean traditional house... Read more ...

Hauser & Wirth Pop-up Bookshop / dongqi Architects

Hauser & Wirth Pop-up Bookshop / dongqi Architects

© Raitt Liu Architects: dongqi Architects Location: 10 Jianguo Middle Rd, Lu Wan Qu, Shanghai Shi, China Design Team: Nan Jiang, Yiting Ma, Wenyi Han Project Year... Read more ...

Mixed Media Flower Art Painting “THREE REDS AND A YELLOW” by Colorado Mixed...

Mixed Media Flower Art Painting “THREE REDS AND A YELLOW” by Colorado Mixed Media Artist Carol Nelson

This painting is done in the faux batik style. After painting the flowers, a layer of wax was applied as a resist. After gently crumbling the waxed painting, a darker color was... Read more ...

C57-4 Building / Boué arquitectos

C57-4 Building / Boué arquitectos

© Marcos Betanzos Architects: Boué arquitectos Location: Mexico City, CDMX, Mexico Architect In Charge: Gerardo Boué Area: 1330.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Marcos... Read more ...

Get To Know The Artists Painting The Obamas' Official Portraits

Get To Know The Artists Painting The Obamas' Official Portraits

Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald are the first black artists hired by the Smithsonian to paint a president and first lady. Read more ...

Hands-On with the Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 Art ‘No Distortion' Lens

Hands-On with the Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 Art ‘No Distortion' Lens

For Canon and Nikon shooters looking to get a fast ultrawide, the choices in the past have been the Nikon 14-24mm f/2.8 , Canon 16-35mm f/2.8 , and Tamron 15-30mm f/2.8 VC. Or... Read more ...

Yellow and Red Iris, oils canvas, Barbara Haviland,Texas Floral Artist

Yellow and Red Iris, oils canvas, Barbara Haviland,Texas Floral Artist

YELLOW RED IRIS 2/23/2018 by Barbara Haviland-Barbsgarden Texas Artist Comment on this © Barbara Haviland-Barbsgarden Yellow Red Iris is done on a 5"x11" canvas and in oils... Read more ...

Bridge House / LLAMA urban design

Bridge House / LLAMA urban design

© A-Frame studio/ Ben Rahn Architects: LLAMA urban design Location: Huntsville, Canada Architect In Charge: Mariana Leguia Design Team: Angus Laurie, Patrick Webb, Alvaro... Read more ...