12 days ago - By Carol Marine's
Today I heard from an old friend and art hero, Jill Carver. She said she teaches something very similar to my "art is a balance between rhythm and variety" idea, but she calls it "unity and variety." Not only do I think that is a fabulous word for it, but it's great to hear that other people are thinking the same things. : )
Buy Now - $45 - 4x6in. - collage - "Stuck Between a Rock and a Hard Place"
Another friend wrote and asked me to talk about a particular piece and how it follows this idea. In this next one, I would say the rhythms/unities are: the dominant light value - overall high...
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Estasi di Santa Teresa
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Hide and Seek
Buy Now - $45 - 5x5in. - collage - "Hidden in Layers" A gal I follow on Instagram said this recently: "In my artistic work, listening to the voice of the image is a guiding...
Still life, 6" x 6" $100
Salvator Rosa, Scenes of Witchcraft: Morning
Cleveland Museum of Art Date: 1645-49Technique: Oil on canvas, 54.5 cm Source
New video: Amelia Island
I am currently experiencing burnout with regards to painting. Since returning from Florida, I have not picked up a brush and instead focused on other pursuits. I have been...
Yellow Orchid, miniature oil painting Barbara Haviland
YELLOW ORCHID, MINIATURE OIL PAINTING By Barbara Haviland on 1/29/2023 7:03:14 AM - Comment on this YellowOrchid, flower, oil painting, miniature , BarbaraHavilandFineArt.com...
Jewish Heirs Sue Guggenheim Over Ownership of a Prized Picasso
The museum says the painting's owner, who sold it after fleeing Nazi Germany, made a “fair transaction.” His heirs say he sold under duress.
$1005x7" original watercolour painting on paper in an acid-free 8x10"mat.One-of-a-kind and hand-painted. I've been painting, and teaching, animals in watercolour lately. It's...
Welcome Home Old Friend
My old and beloved Bernina 1230 sewing machine is back from the repair shop and I'm looking forward to working on a new fabric painting tomorrow when the Mr. watches two...
Botanical Art or Plein-Air Painting?
Is there a difference between botanical art and plein-air painting? While both may result in attractive images of plants, the botanical artist is more concerned with portraying...
Contemporary Impressionist Landscape Painting, “Rabbit Valley Survivors” by...
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