My Secret for Painting Wildflowers
'Wildflowers on the Dunes' 9x12 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $175 What is the secret? I admit that I don't have all the answers but I do know what has worked for me. The...
9 days ago - Kem Studios
Graceful Photographs of Solitary Figures by Oye Diran Explore Beauty and Empowerment
“Dakota.” All images © Oye Diran, shared with permission Oye Diran describes his distinctly elegant photographs as “conceptual with a degree of minimalism and fantasy.” The New...
23 days ago - Colossal
Tom's Daily Coronacature- Willem Dafoe!
Willem Dafoe has a lot of features to play with in a caricature. He has a small but very sharp nose, a large and wide chin, high and bony cheekbones, a pronounced brow, heavy...
26 days ago - Tom Richmond
Direct Watercolor - Succulent
I decided to draw from life again because it gives me more pleasure than drawing from photographs. This is a little succulent from my patio. I thought a small painting would...
27 days ago - Arty Velarde
Fred's portrait by Kim Blair
Fred Hatt Fred Hatt is a visual artist and photographer based in New York City. It's because of Fred that I started working with wax pastel. I absolutely love chalk pastel...
1 month ago - Kim Blair Artist
Adolph Menzel - part 3
1904 Adolph Menzel photographed by Jacob Hilsdorf The German painter, etcher and lithographer Adolph von Menzel (1815-1905) ranks alongside Caspar David Friedrich (1774-1840)...
1 month ago - Poul Webb - 3 articles
‘Triangle Composition' is Ridiculous, Here's Why
I don't normally rant, but this has been bothering me for quite some time. I try not to worry about what gets written on the Internet because I believe everyone is entitled to...
1 month ago - Peta Pixel
Using Watercolor and Charcoal Together
Exploring Watercolor and Charcoal Together I was sorting scanned image files in my archives, and I forgot about this watercolor and charcoal painting of an imagined scene. Eve...
1 month ago - Belinda del Pesco
Pre-Pandemic Major Carl T. Langford Park
This sketch is from my series of sketches of Orlando's Significant trees. An Orlando parks department map shows seven locations around Orlando of Significant trees and so I was...
2 monthes ago - Analog Artist Digital World
Catchlights: The Small Detail that Can Make or Break Your Portraits
Photographer Joe Edelman has put together a helpful beginner's guide that explains one of the most important details in portrait photography: catchlights. These specular...
2 monthes ago - Peta Pixel
The headlines of Artwork Mag
the only astronaut we can invite home !!
The Last Trip
we will all take this trip one day -
Estasi di Santa Teresa
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
A thank you before I forget all about it
Scam, Egg, Bacon and Scam
Saturday Leftover Day. In the latest issue of the Dutch Quarterly StripGlossy Fred de Heij and I have a new episode of our Victorian detective series Fflint. Can you see what...
The Secret to Painting Delicious Food! Watermelon Demo Video
'Summerlicous' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $165 We have been eating a lot of watermelon this summer. It is the favorite food of our granddaughter so we always have...
Haven't posted a Popeye for a couple of weeks
Tom's Daily Coronacature- Babe Ruth!
Today's Daily Coronacature subject was baseball legend Babe Ruth... there's not much more purely American thing than baseball, so a fitting subject on this Fourth of July!
Tom's Daily Coronacature- Robin Williams!
Today's subject is the late Robin Williams! This is actually a reworking of a small ink drawing I did of him years ago. It's an atypical expression for Robin as you usually see...
TMAoC 11th Printing. with new Al Jaffee Afterword!
The 11th printing of The Mad Art of Caricature is in production now, and will arrive later next month. Certified cartoon genius and recently retired slacker Al Jaffee was kind...