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I'm painting portraits of every woman artist I know. It's a simple gesture. I'm painting them so they will not disappear.
The Unseen Work of Preparing an Exhibit: An Artist's Perspective
Barbara Ernst Prey
Artist; Member of the National Council on the Arts
Two exhibits of my work, Oil and Water and Re/Viewing the American Landscape are currently on view at Blue Water Fine Arts in Port Clyde, Maine. I've been spending summers painting in Maine for close to forty years and exhibiting there for over thirty.
Art Started When I Stopped Caring
Writer, Artist and Freethinker - dorihartley.net
The minute I stopped caring was the minute the world poured out of me and onto the canvas. It was and is truly an uncanny experience.
The Process and the Pea: Exploring the Handmade Craft of Oil Painting -- Part Three
After about five years of research into older painting materials, I had developed a way of making thixotropic paint reliably. But this sense of accomplishment, perhaps even complacency, proved to be short-lived.
The Process and the Pea: Exploring the Handmade Craft of Oil Painting -- Part One
Being part of a generation that grew up with the chosen intensity of modern art, the idea of images crafted for a relationship longer than fifteen seconds required consideration. It suggested a slower version of time, and, by extension, a more examined kind of life.
The Painting Whisperer vs The Anxiety of Abstraction: Annie Lapin
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