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Embrace The Nature Fix To Be Happier And More Creative

by John P. Weiss on 2/25/2017 11:47:58 AM
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No wonder plein air painting, paint-outs, conventions and outdoor workshops have grown in popularity. Creative people have rediscovered all the healthy benefits in taking their paints outside. [...]


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Workshopping Around

by Steve Atkinson on 1/24/2017 9:48:28 AM
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I don’t care who you are, we all can grow by taking classes from other artists... [...]


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Painting Large: Size Does Matter

by Sharon Weaver on 1/17/2017 10:38:34 AM
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By clarifying the process and defining the mood and atmosphere of your painting you can guarantee success. [...]


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Oil Painting Blacks

by Aaron Westerberg on 12/27/2016 10:43:31 AM
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Oil Painting Blacks [...]


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Zorn Palette and Color Chart

by Aaron Westerberg on 12/9/2016 9:44:26 AM
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For me the Zorn Palette has been a great introduction to color, I highly recommend it to anyone starting the journey into oil painting, especially for indoor figure and portrait work. [...]


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Seeing the Pattern

by William A. Schneider on 11/21/2016 10:02:04 AM
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As art students we seem to learn (in this order): shape, values, edges, color temperature, and finally composition. [...]


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What To Do When the Workshop's Over, Part 1: Becoming Your Own Teacher

by Kathleen Dunphy on 11/10/2016 9:40:25 AM
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Make some room in your schedule for Quick Studies--you'll be amazed at how much you learn, what a sense of accomplishment doing these paintings will bring, and just how much fun you will have painting at a sprint! [...]


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The Necessity of Taking Photographs

by Sandy Askey-Adams, PSA on 10/26/2016 9:35:06 AM
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When you take those photographs, they are yours. No one else has taken the same photograph in the same way... at the same exact moment. (Just as when you do a drawing or a painting.) And as an artist, that is what can help make your painting inspirations, concepts and ideas yours and yours alone. [...]


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This Much I Know Is True

by John P. Weiss on 10/15/2016 9:07:49 AM
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So much of life is uncertain and hard. But this much I know is true: Art is the best of us. Art reveals our souls. Our deepest truths. It need not fetch fame or fortune to be true and authentic. [...]


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Composition is King

by Zac Elletson on 10/13/2016 9:58:56 AM
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A well designed painting adequately painted is usually more interesting than a painting adequately designed and painted well. [...]


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Painting Is Dead!

by Mark Brockman on 10/7/2016 10:06:13 AM
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Learn what it takes to do what has been done so many times already but still carries on. Because you, us, we are the hope of original paintings once more being sought after, admired and desired. [...]


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Leave Room for Imagination

by Gerard Blouin on 9/29/2016 9:52:57 AM
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Art is not what you see, but what you make others see. ~Edgar Degas [...]


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Dark Night of The Soul

by Pamela Beer on 9/28/2016 10:11:48 AM
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It’s different for every artist and here’s my personal reflective for dark night of my soul. [...]


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"Passages" As An Artist

by Susan Blackwood on 9/27/2016 9:55:32 AM
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The risk is that I might fail or no one will like it. But the "risky" is also that I will discover a whole new me in my painting! [...]


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Selfish? You Bet.

by David Hettinger on 9/26/2016 10:00:22 AM
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Painting is making a connection with someone or something. Painting is more than picture making for me. [...]


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How Do You Know When It's Finished?

by Carolyn Hancock on 9/23/2016 9:29:08 AM
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When you have pushed the painting and your materials further than you thought you could... [...]


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Frustration Is A Good Thing

by Zac Elletson on 9/20/2016 9:52:36 AM
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Tackle your problems head on and don't give up. You will get better, it just takes time. [...]


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Color & Values In Painting

by Linda Schroeter on 9/15/2016 9:52:46 AM
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Observing and painting correct values is key to a good foundation in your painting. [...]


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Bling

by Susan L. Vignola, Ph.D. on 9/14/2016 10:01:42 AM
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As human beings, we are attracted to light. [...]


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To Improve Your Art, Ignore The Subplots

by John P. Weiss on 9/10/2016 12:39:44 PM
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“You are the filter.” Your uniqueness and individuality is what separates your portrayal of the scene from that of another painter. [...]


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The Importance Of Editing In Art

by Clint Watson on 9/6/2016 9:34:55 AM
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A painter shows me what he painted, but an artist shows me why she painted. [...]


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The Importance of A Preliminary Color Sketch

by Aaron Westerberg on 9/2/2016 9:23:54 AM
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Creating a small study before jumping into a larger work can be one of the best ways to approach a painting whether it be a large or modest size work. [...]


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3 Decisions That Aren't Seen on the Canvas

by Mark Vander Vinne on 8/24/2016 10:05:13 AM
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There are lots of decision made during a painting. [...]


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Everything Changes

by Karen Scannell on 8/19/2016 9:35:48 AM
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It must be the same for all skills, in that we never truly achieve on our own, but are a culmination of our own experiences, and that of others, who so generously help in our own journey. [...]


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The Life of A Painting

by Cheryl Magellen on 8/18/2016 9:56:12 AM
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The bigger lesson for me in this was the realization that paintings don't need to be finished today. [...]


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What To Do When The Workshop's Over, Part 2: The Art of Self Critique

by Kathleen Dunphy on 8/5/2016 9:11:39 AM
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I critique each of my plein air paintings when I get back in the studio. [...]


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Necessity Is The Mother of Invention

by Susan L. Vignola, Ph.D. on 8/4/2016 9:30:48 AM
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How do you store your tubes of paint? [...]


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The "Gritty" Artist

by Edy Stoughton on 6/20/2016 9:27:58 AM
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It's exhilarating to go through the process of problem solving when things aren't going well, coming up with creative alternatives to what isn't working and conceptualizing things in a different way to achieve a better result... [...]


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Peripheral Vision: An alternative to squinting as a painting technique?

by Jose K. on 8/11/2015 8:02:36 AM
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While I have not perfected my peripheral vision, I feel it has great potential. If you have similar experience, I would really love to hear and learn more. [...]


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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Brian Slawson

by Carrie Turner on 8/5/2015 11:27:48 PM
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Artist Brian Slawson creates engaging contemporary realist paintings that provoke a sense of nostalgia. His impressive urban and landscape paintings capture the essence of a time and place. Each painting offers a tantalizing sense of mystery, mood and visual storytelling. [...]


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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Richard Horrocks, Brian Slawson, Hannah Merson

by FineArtViews on 8/5/2015 10:53:31 PM
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For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Richard Horrocks, Brian Slawson, Hannah Merson [...]


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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Robin Jorgensen

by Carrie Turner on 8/4/2015 9:52:01 AM
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Artist Robin Jorgensen is an abstract painter. Robin's intuitive process is strengthened by her experimental nature. There is an element of risk in her work. Her abstract paintings provide a sense of movement and energy based on her use of bold color combinations and layers of texture. [...]


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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Pamela Gatens, Robin Jorgensen, Brigitte Balbinot

by FineArtViews on 8/4/2015 8:59:59 AM
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For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Pamela Gatens, Robin Jorgensen, Brigitte Balbinot [...]


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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Mark Farina

by Carrie Turner on 8/3/2015 7:35:39 PM
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Artist Mark Farina creates beautifully rendered paintings. Mark has explored numerous subjects in his studio. His still life paintings capture a sense of magic and reverence. The same can be said of his exquisite landscape paintings. The viewer is invited to observe extraordinary moments in these seemingly ordinary scenes. [...]


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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Tai-Meng Lim, Denise Gilroy, Tracy Ference

by FineArtViews on 8/3/2015 6:21:27 PM
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For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Tai-Meng Lim, Denise Gilroy, Tracy Ference [...]


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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Johanna Harmon

by Carrie Turner on 7/30/2015 6:21:04 PM
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Artist Johanna Harmon has established a strong body of exquisite oil paintings. Johanna's emphasis is on the clarification of visual intention. This approach is strengthened by her ability to nurture the overall painted subject. This pivotal understanding defines her work. It serves as the foundation of her direction in the studio. [...]


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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Johanna Harmon, Wilf Tilley, Victoria Castillo

by FineArtViews on 7/30/2015 5:22:45 PM
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For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Johanna Harmon, Wilf Tilley, Victoria Castillo [...]


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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Richard Christian Nelson

by Carrie Turner on 7/28/2015 10:39:24 AM
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Artist Richard Christian Nelson notes that he is endlessly fascinated by people. His fantastic portrait paintings are the end result of this dedicated sense of fascination. He considers it a privilege and challenge to capture the essence of the sitter on canvas. Richard's direction is strengthened by his embrace of painterly realism. [...]


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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Bruce Hancock, Amanda Fish, Mark Farina

by FineArtViews on 7/28/2015 9:55:40 AM
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For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Bruce Hancock, Amanda Fish, Mark Farina [...]


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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Don Yang

by Carrie Turner on 7/27/2015 1:45:57 PM
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Artist Don Yang is a prominent art instructor. He teaches oil painting, figure drawing and artistic anatomy at the American Academy of Art. Don's exquisite portrait paintings capture the strength of his sitter. The character of his subject shines through with every stroke of the brush. [...]


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