"X O" has a New Award!
"X O" $1350 I'm very excited to brag that my painting "X O" has won the Dakota Art Pastels Award at the Pastel Society of the West Coast Pastels USA 32nd Annual International...
1 day ago - Rita Kirkman
A Summer Painting Assignment
'Summer Love' 6x8 pastel ©Karen Margulis School is starting for many. The stores are filled with Halloween decorations and fall attire. Where does time go? But then I realize...
1 day ago - Kem Studios
49, 53 and Beyond Kids Mural
Susan Gromala Crary helped home school students design and then execute a Pulse themed mural in the stairwell leading up to the studio where Michael Pilato and Yuriy Karabash...
2 days ago - Analog Artist Digital World
A Few Tips for Painting Poppies
'Taos Poppies' 6x6 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $95 I love to paint poppies and have discovered some tips to achieve a more painterly flower. I have blogged about painting...
3 days ago - Kem Studios
Crossconnectmag: Powerful Drawings from the Excellent Damian
Crossconnectmag : Powerful Drawings from the Excellent Damian Goidich Currently residing in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Damian Goidich worked as a freelance Illustrator for several...
4 days ago - Cross Connect Magazine
Don't Throw Away Those Pastel Bits!
'Island Time' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $150 It is an inevitable result of painting. Pastels wear down. They break. We are left with bits and pieces of once...
4 days ago - Kem Studios
Just Let Yourself Go!
'Lavender Gone Wild' 11x14 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $195 I was struggling. I had this vision of what my painting should look like and it just wasn't working. I had...
5 days ago - Kem Studios
How I Rescued a Failure - original figurative pencil and oil pastel drawing
I bought the neatest daVinci set of pan watercolors and splurged on a new watercolor brush and some new watercolor instruction books - and have produced nothing but failures...
5 days ago - Hackberry Street Studio
Jack's Birthday at Pig Floyd's
Jack Graham held a birthday celebration at Pig Floyd's Urban Barbakoa. I never turn down an invite and it was a chance to try some barbecue. Other friends were there, and the...
6 days ago - Analog Artist Digital World
How to Improve Your Summer Green Paintings
'Sweet Summer Meadows' 10x8 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $150 Yesterday I went crazy with green. I wanted a very green forest scene. I wanted the viewer to be enveloped in...
6 days ago - Kem Studios
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The Last Trip
we will all take this trip one day -
Estasi di Santa Teresa
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Facial Expressions workshop with Orly Avineri
This weekend I got to attend a 3-day workshop given by Orly Avineri. The title, Facial Expressions intrigued me because I had taken one from her a few years ago where we made a...
Temecula Valley Ten, by Carol Engles
17 x 23 watercolor and pastel on paper. To purchase, contact me at: carol.engles gmail.com carolenglesart.blogspot.com California Abstract Artist Carol Engles