• Tropical Fish Painting, Small Oil Painting, Daily Painting, Palette Knife Painting

    One year ago - By Carol Schiff Studio

    A few years ago, we visited the coral reef off Key Largo. Although I get sea sick, when the boat is not under power, I still enjoyed seeing the colorful tropical fish, and of course, the trip out and back.
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  • Daily Painting-again

    Daily Painting-again

    One year ago - By Randall David Tipton

    Sun on the Winter Marsh watermedia on paper 12x9
    Since I`m not burning hot with great new ideas, I thought painting whole pieces in a single day might be useful again. Ten years ago the practice kept me working through the deepest grief I had experienced.
    Carol Marine makes a convincing case for the habit as a way of learning efficiently. In her book Daily Painting , she asserts working small and often as a way to gain confidence and develop technique. It`s also a way to be active in the studio when the muse is away. Almost exercises without any expectation, it`s pleasant and satisfying...
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