When I began learning the Flemish method of oil painting, I sure had a lot of questions! Since I’m not unique in that, I. . . read more
Sandra Busby’s gorgeous still life paintings are clearly the product of careful planning and attention to detail—but as I. . . read more
Self-taught portrait artist Cris D.K. proves the hands of a classical pianist can also excel when holding charcoal and pastel. During the day, this multi-talented piano professor teaches at the Academia de Música in Viana do Castelo—outside of work, he's a tremendous visual artist as well!
Take a look at a few of his portraits below,. . . read more
Something about Michael G. Godfrey’s paintings immediately resonated with me, from the very first time I saw them. Maybe. . . read more
Kansas City artist Tina Donovan’s works with a fascinating mix of patterns, upcycled stencils, and bright, hand-painted (or. . . read more
As an artist and teacher, Fred Bell knows the power of daily painting. He started doing a painting a day last summer, mostly around 6" x 6" in size, and has since completed hundreds of small still lifes, landscapes, florals, and figure studies.
Take a look at a few of his gorgeous oil and acrylic paintings below. . .
Rural Road. . . read more
In a time where “mixed-media” can mean just about anything, it’s always nice to see an artist really take that. . . read more
Looking for a delicious visual experience? If so, then Jennifer Kahn Barlow’s gorgeous oil paintings of sumptuous desserts,. . . read more
Like every good story-teller, Michael Vincent Manalo is incredibly skilled at bringing you into his universe of dreams, nostalgia, and surreal fantasy.
His ability to combine photographs, photo-editing, and digital painting (not to mention a rich palette of textures and colors) results in an ongoing visual narrative that makes getting. . . read more
After studying at the Art Students League of New York as a young man, Howard Ziff spent most of his life in the world of. . . read more
Diane Griffiths’ paintings are a blend of fantastical colors and real-life scenery, inspired in part by the impressionists,. . . read more