Alla Prima, the Secret
to spirited seasonal landscapes
what's old is new
Paint Reflected Light
capture the subtleties
A Certain Slant of Light
When Peter Fiore paints alla prima in oil, the result is impassioned landscapes.
By Lisa Wurster
Bridging the Gap
Antonio Masi paints iconic bridges in multi-layered transparent watercolor.
By Lisa Wurster
Pour, Stomp & Slam
An acrylic artist proposes novel ways to make prints without a press.
By Betsy Dillard Stroud
Sandra Sallin converted a carport into a studio in Beverly Hills, California
By Christine McHugh
Mist and Ashes
Influenced by Asian traditions, Donald Holden paints landscapes in watercolor.
By Daniel Brown
Addressing the theme of death within life, Jim Phalen meditates on the still life genre.
By Deborah Secor
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The Artist's Life
Embedded with the American army in Afghanistan, an artist records soldiers on patrol.
By Leslie Stroope
Don't miss the stunning exhibitions opening this fall.
Edited by Holly Davis
Make the transition from pencil to metal rods with silverpoint.
By Butch Krieger
To paint convincing light and shadow, control the direction of the light.
By Jane Jones
Ask the Experts
Under what circumstances can you legally paint a trademark?
By Leonard DuBoff
Pontormo used a fluid line to convey movement.
By Jerry Weiss
Is producing you own giclees worth the time, expense and effort? ?
By Eileen Fritsch
After struggling for two months, Ryoko Tajiri has a breakthrough.