This Week: 3/4 through 3/10

By Dan in Weekly Preview

Monday in General Art Advice – Most of us wish we could create art full-time. . . that’s the dream, right? But Carrie Lewis thinks there are several good reasons to keep your day job (and they’re not just financial). She’ll explain more, tomorrow!

Tuesday in Featured Artists – Drop by for a look at some exquisitely detailed pieces by Amsterdam-based painter and printmaker Maarit Hänninen. As always, if you’d like your own art to be featured on EE, send it in!

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Wednesday in Motivation – Art reproduction company TOPofArt recently sent me a time-lapse video of one of their artists re-creating “Portrait of Louis XIV” after the baroque painter Hyacinthe Rigaud. Quite frankly, it was amazing. Come back on Wednesday for a look at that video, and get ready to be inspired!

Last week’s articles on EmptyEasel:

How to Draw Realistic Grass in 4 Easy Steps

El Felo: Mind-blowing Geometric Abstract Portraits

5 Essential Tips for Beginning Watercolor Painters

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