Category Archives: Painting

Bryce Cameron Liston: Essence of Lavender

“As an artist my career is dedicated to the integrity and quality of representational fine art.”, says Bryce Cameron Liston. “My goal is to regain the traditions of the past along with the standards of craftsmanship and training. By studying … Continue reading

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Interview with Jeffrey Hargreaves

I had the opportunity to sit down with the delightful Jeff Hargreaves while he was in Charleston for the opening of his beautiful show, “Workbench”. We had a great chat about all things art, as he answered some, at times … Continue reading

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Demonstration: Malibu Lagoon

Techniques in Response to Landscape M’s Denise LaRue Mahlke does a pastel painting demonstration for Winter 2011, Vol.1, Issue 4, pp. 69-73 of Plein Air Magazine. Step 1: Working on a sheet of UART 500-grit paper mounted to Gatorboard, Denise sketches in … Continue reading

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Painting”Sherri”

forward The Art of the Portrait” is a demonstration by M Gallery artist, Michelle Dunaway, of her painting “Sherri”. This demonstration appears in International Artist, December/January, 2011/12 issue,  pp. 34-35. The Art of the Portrait: Demonstration by Michelle Dunaway I … Continue reading

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The Artful Traveler: Part V

The Ravenswood Atelier, run by Matthew and Magda Almay, is located in a huge space on Lawrence Avenue in Chicago. The work is just incredible with students from all over the world. They specialize in teaching how to paint figures … Continue reading

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The Artful Traveler: Part IV

  Then, OMG, I headed out across Wyoming, where I was pounded by 60 mile-per-hour cold crosswind! When I stopped at Rawlins, they informed me that this time of year they normally have six feet of snow. The surreal conditions … Continue reading

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The Artful Traveler: Part III

Once I crossed through the lunar landscapes of the wind-scarred redness that is so beautiful around Moab with its natural arches and needles, I faced the brilliant reflections of the salt lake. Ryan S. Brown’s atelier is in Springville, UT where … Continue reading

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