The 2017 Dinosaur Gift Guide
It's time again for our yearly dinosaur gift guide, a fine tradition in its fourth year. As usual, I encourage you to check out all of the past editions as well, since most...
15 minutes ago - Chasmosaurs
Journal Entry France 2018..Watercolor..Texas Artist.Rae Andrews
This is another journal entry from my recent workshop in France . The area is in Castlefranc, a quaint town very close to le Vieux Couvent. We painted by the river and had a...
1 hour ago - Rae Andrews Gallery - 4 articles
Sharpening my pencils! I've been asked to draw a tree that will be the base for a thumbprint tree guest book for my friend's wedding. I just learned about thumbprint trees. basically the guests will leave thumbprints and sign the piece creating all
1 hour ago - Rottentuna
Being an Artist!
What is it like to be an artist? Demonstration - IAPS Convention Part of being an artist... besides doing artwork... is attending association meetings, doing research into what...
2 hours ago - Marsha Hamby Savage Art
Evelyn Anthony, Writer of Spy Thrillers, Dies at 92
Ms. Anthony was one of the few women to explore the espionage genre. “I am basically an entertainer, and I'm very proud of it,” she said.
2 hours ago - NY Times
A MADly Idiotic Birthday!
Happy 73rd birthday to the most prolific and longest-running writer in MAD Magazine history, MAD ‘s Maddest writer Dick DeBartolo! Dick's work first appeared in MAD 69, March...
3 hours ago - Tom Richmond
With Cortes the conqueror (1917), by Virginia Watson. The book was illustrated by the great American artist Frank Earle Schoonover (1877-1972). Schoonover studied under Howard...
5 hours ago - Painting History
Working in Three Dimensions and a happy accident
Sometimes, we have "happy accident" things happen... Having always painted in a fairly literal fashion, with lots of pre-planning, so that I have a fair idea of how the...
5 hours ago - Jackie Simmonds Artyfacts
Fiction: In Barbara Kingsolver's New Book, a Family Teeters on the Brink
“Unsheltered,” a big, gripping, emotionally complex novel on the same scale as “The Poisonwood Bible,” explores what it means to have a safe place in the world.
7 hours ago - NY Times
Artwork on this website
Thanks for stopping by the "Alec Yates Gallery", the images on this website vary from oils on canvas,and mixed media on paper, below is a video of my childrens book titled...
9 hours ago - Alec Yates Gallery
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the only astronaut we can invite home !!
The Last Trip
we will all take this trip one day -
Estasi di Santa Teresa
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Lavender Field Spendor 1.Watercolor.Texas Artist.Rae Andrews
And here is the other demonstration I did the same day as the last post. This one is in watercolors and was specifically to show drama in the sky. This image is 12" x 16...
Journal Posts from Trip In France..Watercolor..Rae Andrews
Well I am finally posting a few images from my journals. I know it's been ages, sorry for my lapse in posts. I taught a workshop this year in Southwest France in the Dordogne...
Figure 2015 - 006
Study from my Monday small group, email me if you are interested in the painting.
Please vist my new gallery in Palm Desert J.Willott!
New exhibit at the Left Bank Gallery in Wellfleet, MA
MICHAEL MARRINAN ~ STEVEN P. GOODMAN The Left Bank Gallery 25 Commercial Street, Wellfleet June 18 -July 1artist reception June 18, 6-8pm I am pleased to announce my two person...
Last week to get in on the early bird special!
Just a few more days are left to get in on the early bird sale for my new class Paint Your World ! This class has literally been over 4 years in the making- painting and...
Figuratively Speaking - Stop and Smell the Roses
6"x6" oil I was participating in a 30 day painting challenge this month before my daughter's family came to stay with us on their way moving to New Jersey. While the parents...
Carmel Shoreline 14x11 pastel
Price On Request This pastel was one of several I worked on for the 2018 Carmel Art Festival. I was unable to finish it on location so I added the finishing touched here in the...
Summer installation of works by gallery artists Eileen Quinlan, Paul Pagk...
Autumn In The High Country 24x18 pastel
Price On Request Little Lakes Valley is an amazing high elevation section of the Eastern Sierra above Rock Creek Canyon. For years my family has spent time hiking and fishing...