You knew this one, of course. Being both a musician and now an artist, I’m quite familiar with impressionism. I’ve … More
I keep an “Inspirations” folder on my computer desktop. As I’m browsing photo reference sites and come across landscape scenes … More
Yesterday, I presented a “High-Key” study — a lake scene done using the lightest values from our traditional value scale. … More
I’ll start right off by saying that I’m not sure I really understand what I’m doing here. Of course, there … More
My husband and I have recently planted a lot of flowers. Some were plants we bought, others we’ve planted from … More
Characteristics of an Impressionist painting include distinctive brush strokes, vivid colors, ordinary subject matter, candid poses and compositions and most importantly, emphasis on accurate depiction of light in its changing qualities and unusual visual angles.