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Ryan S. Brown painting demo, Sonja

“This is a rough documentation of the process of making this portrait painting of Sonja. Clearly I’m not a video guru. I’m hoping this demonstration will be a good insight into my working methods. This painting was made over the … 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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Pastorals and Portraits

By Bridget Manzella M Gallery of Fine Art is pleased to present a duo exhibition featuring the work of Ken Pledger and Kevin Menck. The show, entitled “Pastorals and Portraits,” will hang from August 4 – August 31st. The opening … Continue reading

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A Modern Eve

By Bridget Manzella Natalie Holland’s “Eve” is a modern take on an ancient theme. Adam and Eve have appeared in a multitude of contexts in literature, music and art. Milton interpreted their story in his famous epic poem “Paradise Lost” … Continue reading

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The Great American Painting Sweepstakes!

This month marks the beginning of the M Gallery of Fine Art SE Great American Painting Sweepstakes! Tony Pro’s master work, In the Garden, is now on view at the M but in a little over a year from now … Continue reading

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