Features Nurtured by Nature
Cindy House captures the beauty of sea, land and sky in landscapes that are rich in texture and detail. By Anne Hevener
Patterns of Behavior
Whether painting groups of figures or groups of fruit, English artist Ann Wilkinson is motivated by a passion for pattern.
By Ken Gofton
With his eyes on the sky, landscape artist Marc Hanson is never at a loss for inspiration.
By Deborah Secor
Improvisation plays a big role in the expressive seascapes of artist Lousie A. Frechette.
By Chuck Sambuchino
Technique Bonus: Pick a Winner
Achieve stronger compositions by following one of three test-driven approaches to value and design.
By Doug Dawson
Peek inside artist studios, and get the latest Creative Spark challenge.
Edited by Jessica Canterbury
If you've ever wanted to publish a book, find out how new services and technology have removed some of the risk and misadventure.
By Michael Chesley Johnson
To enjoy a successful plein air experience, you must first sharpen your skills of observation.
By Richard McKinley
A plein air artist will find abundant opportunity for painting along the spectacular shores of Oahu.
By Mark Norseth with Tamara Moan