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What Color Is That?

What color is that? The question floats through the room at every demo or workshop. [...]

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Is That Chalk?

What I found out is despite the fragility of its surface, a pastel work of art has extreme longevity when created on the proper substrate and is properly framed. [...]

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How do you frame pastel paintings?

Soft pastel has to be framed under glass. No amount of spraying fixative will change that! [...]

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

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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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: John Philbin Dolan, Charlene M. Brown, Laura den Hertog

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: John Philbin Dolan, Charlene M. Brown, Laura den Hertog [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Laura Lengeling

Artist Laura Lengeling draws inspiration from her Midwest surroundings and travels. She is arguably best known for her pastel landscape paintings. Her work in pastel offers the viewer a celebration of color. However, Laura is able to tap into this same level of intensity when working with oils. Her work acknowledges the beauty that can be found in everyday scenes. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Brandy Agun, Laura Lengeling, Dennis Perrin

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: Brandy Agun, Laura Lengeling, Dennis Perrin [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Cheryl Polcaro, Daggi Wallace, Mollie Erkenbrack

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: Cheryl Polcaro, Daggi Wallace, Mollie Erkenbrack [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Cecilia Aisin-Gioro, Fred Whitson, Deirdre Shibano

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: Cecilia Aisin-Gioro, Fred Whitson, Deirdre Shibano [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Ann Kraft Walker, Jose Pardo, Debra Keirce

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: Ann Kraft Walker, Jose Pardo, Debra Keirce [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Doreen St. John

Artist Doreen St. John's lovely paintings demonstrate her deep appreciation for the natural environment. Doreen's love of light and color shines throughout her body of landscape paintings. These core factors are carried over when she explores the human form. [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Margi Lucena

Artist Margi Lucena is known for creating beautifully textured pastels that evoke a deep appreciation for the New Mexico landscape. She often concentrates on small, expressive details that help to define a location. Her passionate landscape paintings present viewers with a pleasing visual journey. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Roger Parsons, Kyle Ma, Margi Lucena

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: Roger Parsons, Kyle Ma, Margi Lucena [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Juliana Limeira, Michele del Pilar, Nanci France-Vaz

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: Juliana Limeira, Michele del Pilar, Nanci France-Vaz [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: M. Camille Day, Lisa Mitchell, Christina C. Kuo

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: M. Camille Day, Lisa Mitchell, Christina C. Kuo [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Scott A. Jones, Dale Olsen, Tai-Meng Lim

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: Scott A. Jones, Dale Olsen, Tai-Meng Lim [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Kevin Macpherson, James Crandall, Nina Fabunmi

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: Kevin Macpherson, James Crandall, Nina Fabunmi [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Jonathan McPhillips, Candy Way, Eve Miller

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: Jonathan McPhillips, Candy Way, Eve Miller [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Kathy McDonnell

Artist Kathy McDonnell is known for creating landscape paintings that capture the raw beauty of nature. Each painting is an impression of mood -- presenting what can only be described as the emotional atmosphere of a location. Informed Collector stated the following about Kathy's landscapes: "McDonnell's love of the rural landscape comes alive with an exquisite use of light and color." [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Kathy McDonnell, Nancy J. Hill, Brian Darcy

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: Kathy McDonnell, Nancy J. Hill, Brian Darcy [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Bruce Hancock, Debra Keirce, Laurie Sorkin

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, Debra Keirce, Laurie Sorkin [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Marie Tippets

Artist Marie Tippets is known for creating landscape, figure and still life paintings in pastel. Marie has stated that she has a fondness for still life painting -- noting that still life painting allows her to control the flow of a composition, color palettes and the dynamic use of light. Informed Collector stated the following about Marie's still life paintings: "A bright color palette, childhood artifacts, and a touch of nostalgia make for endearing treasures." [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Elaine Jackson, Marie Tippets, Carol Josefiak

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: Elaine Jackson, Marie Tippets, Carol Josefiak [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Bernice Daher

Artist Bernice Daher explores a range of mediums in her studio. Bernice's powerful wildlife, landscape and seascape scenes capture the raw beauty of nature. Visit her website in order to learn more about her fantastic drawings and paintings. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Rita Kirkman, Cheri Christensen, Elsa Sroka

For this round of Staff Picks we had Carrie Turner and Gayle Faucette Wisbon select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Rita Kirkman, Cheri Christensen, Elsa Sroka [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Bill Murphy

Artist Bill Murphy is known for creating psychologically rich etchings and lithographs. Additionally, Bill is well-known for his paintings and drawings. His work can be found in several prominent collections - including the British Museum and the Brooklyn Museum. He has taught at Wagner College on Staten Island, New York since 1984. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Scott Tallman Powers, W.F. (Bill) James, Douglas Malone

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: Scott Tallman Powers, W.F. (Bill) James, Douglas Malone [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Peggy Orbon

Artist Peggy Orbon is an oil and pastel painter. Peggy has stated that the dramatic colors, fantastic landscapes and wonderful weather of New Mexico serve as her source of inspiration. Her powerful work captures the beauty of nature. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Peggy Orbon, Len Cicio, Monique Carr

For this round of Staff Picks we had Artist Support Specialist Gayle Faucette Wisbon select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Peggy Orbon, Len Cicio, Monique Carr [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Tonya Burdine, Sheri Dinardi, Kathryn Clark

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: Tonya Burdine, Sheri Dinardi, Kathryn Clark [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Mario Andres Robinson

Artist Mario Andres Robinson embraces a variety of mediums. He is proficient with pastels, watercolors and oils. Mario's portrait and figurative work often depicts subjects within the context of their daily lives. His powerful art is aligned with the masters of the realist tradition -- viewers will note a connection with Andrew Wyeth, Thomas Eakins and other great realists when viewing Robinson's work. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Bart Cornelis, Tom Heflin, Mario Andres Robinson

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) and Carrie Turner (Editor of FineArtViews) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Bart Cornelis, Tom Heflin, Mario Andres Robinson [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Ray Hassard, Paul Saindon, Jack Morris

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: Ray Hassard, Paul Saindon, Jack Morris [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Patricia McGeeney, Catherine Marchand, Susan Kuznitsky

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) and Carrie Turner (Editor of FineArtViews) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Patricia McGeeney, Catherine Marchand, Susan Kuznitsky [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Romona Youngquist, Jeremy Browne, Jean Hirons

For this round of Staff Picks we had three FASO Team members select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Romona Youngquist, Jeremy Browne, Jean Hirons [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Frank Ordaz, Brian Sauerland, Tom Shropshire

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 these artists: Frank Ordaz, Brian Sauerland, Tom Shropshire [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Alan Flattmann

Artist Alan Flattmann is one of the most recognized pastel artists in the United States at this time. He is a member of the Pastel Society of America's Hall of Fame and the Masters Circle of the International Association of Pastel Societies. His work often explores the locale and people of New Orleans and the French Quarter. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Alan Flattmann, Mingshi Huang, Jennifer McChristian

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 these artists: Alan Flattmann, Mingshi Huang, Jennifer McChristian [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Janet DeLonga, Timothy C. Tyler, Susan Kuznitsky

For this round of Staff Picks we had three members of the FASO Team select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about these artists: Janet DeLonga, Timothy C. Tyler, Susan Kuznitsky [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Nanette Oleson, Yvonne Joyner, Patti Christensen-Woodard

For this round of Staff Picks we had three members of the FASO Team select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about these artists: Nanette Oleson, Yvonne Joyner, Patti Christensen-Woodard [...]

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