The Story of the Artist
In a rare interview, Joseph Raffael offers viewers a glimpse inside his studio, his life and his art.
By Sarah A. Strickley
The Same but Different
In equally magnificent paintings, Mitch Ridder and Fred Chilton express their shared passion for animals in distinctly different ways.
By Caroline Purtell
Carol Ann Schrader paints herself, but insists the works are not self-portraits.
By Michelle Taute
Planning to Succeed
Richard Stephens opens his sketchbook to reveal the source of his confident brushstrokes.
By Deborah Secor
A Beginner's Guide to Brushes
An expert guides you through the confusing selection of watercolor brushes and shares her must-have favorites.
By Birgit O'Connor
Making a Splash
Fine wine and fine art come together in this unusual festival. Plus, a preview of places to see great paintings this spring.
By Jessica Canterbury
An artist tests erasable watercolors.
By Butch Krieger
Tips and tricks for painting light effects on crystal and glass.
By Joyce Roletto Faulknor
Meet the Masters
A "painter's painter," Milton Avery used flat areas of color to put a unique spin on traditional landscape and beach scenes.
By Chuck Sambuchino