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Robin Rosenthal's Paintings

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Stroke Economy

STROKE ECONOMY

Want to learn how to oil paint simplified forms using limited brushstrokes, put down a color and leave it alone for a bold clean look...

Focus on Stroke Economy - March Workshop

FOCUS ON STROKE ECONOMY - MARCH WORKSHOP

Winter 2019 - Colorful Still Lifes in Oil with Robin Rosenthal Would you like to paint still lifes with clean, colorful brushstrokes...

 
 
 
Oakroom Artists Winter Group Exhibition

OAKROOM ARTISTS WINTER GROUP EXHIBITION

The Annual Oakroom Artists Winter Group Exhibition is up and will be open to visitors beginning on January 14th at the Oakroom Gallery...

Babel of Boxes

BABEL OF BOXES

In a place of learning and books, there is no clear path to communication or leadership, much like in our news and government.I wanted...

 
 
 
Most Viewed of 2018

MOST VIEWED OF 2018

These are some of my most viewed images from 2018. Thanks to everyone for a great year.

Learn the Basics of Oil Painting

LEARN THE BASICS OF OIL PAINTING

The Atelier at Arlene's in Albany, NY On Saturday, December 8th, from 11am to 4pm Learn the basics of how to compose, draw, create...

 
 
 
Introduction to Oil Painting, my class at Arlene's Artist Materials

INTRODUCTION TO OIL PAINTING, MY CLASS AT ARLENE'S ARTIST MATERIALS

Here's a picture of the art room at Arlene's. My demo of a 5-step value scale, painting of a white sphere and red delicious apple in...

A TOUR OF MY HOME STUDIO

My studio is in my home. It was the guest bedroom but I took out all the furniture and added all the things I need to paint. I must...

 
 
 
Nectarines in White Bowl on Pink Cloth

NECTARINES IN WHITE BOWL ON PINK CLOTH

The idea for this painting came after I drew the nectarines in a white bowl and then decided it would be a more interesting and colorful...

How I Frame my Paintings -Update

HOW I FRAME MY PAINTINGS -UPDATE

I first posted this tutorial on February 2015. Since then I've found other/new floating frames that are worth a look: dickblick.com...

 
 
 
Bagel and Knife

BAGEL AND KNIFE

This composition started as a value drawing. In figuring out the value structure I was able to visualize the drawing as a completed...

A Trio of Fruit and Knife

A TRIO OF FRUIT AND KNIFE

This painting took several days to finish since I had to push the darker values in the knife. I made the knife a means to lead the...

 
 
 
The Smithy Gallery

THE SMITHY GALLERY

I'm pleased to announce that I've been invited to participate in the group show "Earthly Possessions" at the Smithy Gallery in Cooperstown,...

White Cup and Orange Slice

WHITE CUP AND ORANGE SLICE

White Cup and Orange Slice using a mostly yellow and purple palette. If you're in the Albany, NY area and are interested in learning...

 
 
 
Green Apples on Blue Plate

GREEN APPLES ON BLUE PLATE

I went back into this painting the next day to darken some shadow areas, lightened and warmed up the table in front, created lost edges...

Orange Slices

ORANGE SLICES

Orange Slices on Purple Cloth. My goal was to lead the viewer's eye into this composition with a shaft of light between the two orange...

 
 
 
Turnips

TURNIPS

I've been working on my drawing skills. In the drawing below I followed the form with my hatch marks and kept it loose. In the painting...

Art and Photography Festival at Lion's Park 2018

ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL AT LION'S PARK 2018

Join me and enjoy! The Art and Photography Festival In Lion's Park at the Niskayuna Train Station. Lion's Park this Saturday, May 26...

 
 
 
Lemons in Pink Bowl

LEMONS IN PINK BOWL

The focal point of this painting is the lemon on the left. It has the greatest value contrast. The shadows are anchored on three sides....

600TH BLOG POST

A friend gave me the book "The Elements of Color" by Johannes Itten. I'd like to thank her and share two passages whose meaning I find...

 
 
 



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 ...

Contemporary Landscape Painting,Cows,Pasture, Mixed Media, Trees, Fine Art...

Contemporary Landscape Painting,Cows,Pasture, Mixed Media, Trees, Fine Art For Sale, “Second Gathering” By Passionate Purposeful Painter Holly Hunter Berry

Sometimes I wonder if anyone thinks the colors I use in a painting are what my eyes see when viewing my inspiration. The answer is no. I just love to exaggerate and explore... Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, “Garden Path” by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist...

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, “Garden Path” by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

7"x7"x1.25" Mixed Media on Panel /Available $250 Read more ...

Child, Little Girl, Figurative Fine Art Oil Painting, White Dress "Angel" By...

Child, Little Girl, Figurative Fine Art Oil Painting, White Dress "Angel" By Texas Artist Debra Hurd

20"x16" Oil on Canvas/sold Commissions welcome, more info HERE Visit to Read more ...

New York City to Combat Rising Sea Levels by Extending the Manhattan Coastline

New York City to Combat Rising Sea Levels by Extending the Manhattan Coastline

Via NYCEDC New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced plans for a $10 billion coastal resilience project, designed to protect Lower Manhattan from flooding. In an... Read more ...

SOLD 'Misty Morning in Le Marais' Il Commencé à Paris Series An Original Oil...

SOLD 'Misty Morning in Le Marais' Il Commencé à Paris Series An Original Oil Painting by Claire Beadon Carnell

SOLD 'Misty Morning in Le Marais' Il Commencé à Paris Series Oil on Stretched Canvas 16 x 20 While in the Marais District of Paris, I was instantlydrawn to this building with... Read more ...

Adaptive Reuse of a SOM Landmark / Inaba Williams Architects

Adaptive Reuse of a SOM Landmark / Inaba Williams Architects

© Naho Kubota Architects: Inaba Williams Architects Location: New York, United States Category: Adaptive reuse Area: 15200.0 ft2 Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Naho Kubota Read more ...

Female Figurative Art Painting,Urban Cityscape "On Vacation" by Oklahoma...

Female Figurative Art Painting,Urban Cityscape "On Vacation" by Oklahoma Artist Nancy Junkin

Contemporary Figurative Art Painting,Urban Cityscape 24"x24"x1.5 Acrylic on Canvas Available Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Tree, Landscape Art Painting "Tree of...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Tree, Landscape Art Painting "Tree of Life" by Contemporary Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

36"High x48" Wide Acrylic on Wood/Available Available HERE Visit to Read more ...

Foxes in the Henhouse: 1938

Foxes in the Henhouse: 1938

September 1938. "Children buying groceries in co-op store. Greenbelt, Maryland." Medium format negative by Marion Post Woolcott. View full size. Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract, "Golden Mantle" by Mixed Media Artist Carol Nelson...

Mixed Media Abstract, "Golden Mantle" by Mixed Media Artist Carol Nelson Fine Art

This triptych is on 3 gallery wrapped canvases of varying widths of 8 inches, 18 inches and 24 inches. Each canvas is 24 inches in height and 1.5 inches in depth. Final... Read more ...