Tom's Daily Coronacature- Ian McKellen as Holmes!
I went with Ian McKellen as Sherlock from the film “Mr. Holmes”! That movie came out about a year after I did my Sherlock print, so he wasn't included (I would have added him...
3 days ago - Tom Richmond
Choosing Paper Size to Fit the Subject
'Looking for Lavender' 18.5 x 12 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $250.00 I have been doing a lot of armchair traveling these days. Reminiscing about past adventures and...
4 days ago - Kem Studios
The Importance of Being There
'Poppies from the Heart'' 9x12 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $175 Did you ever paint something that you just couldn't get right? I was so excited to paint from the beautiful...
6 days ago - Kem Studios
How do you paint portraits in gouache?
Daniel asks:"I have been drawing portraits for some time, then chose gouache as my painting medium, not oil, because I have a very cramped apartment... I would definitely like...
7 days ago - Gurney Journey
Sunday Repeat Day. This week we lost cartoonist Frank Johnson. He is best know for working with Mort Walker on Boner's Ark, first as inker and after a couple of years as the...
8 days ago - The Fabuleous Fifties
Adding Some Life to a Landscape Painting
'Waiting for a Bite' 12x9 pastel ©Karen Margulis available on Etsy $175
9 days ago - Kem Studios
Have You Tried Daler Rowney Murano Paper?
'Summer Greens' 13x19 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $195 I bought the paper for the SE Asia cruise that never happened. I was planning to introduce the guests to pastel and...
11 days ago - Kem Studios
A Guide to our Living Room, and the steps to get there
As primarily a travel sketcher who is now stuck at home on Day 47, I'm finally turning my sights to drawing our house. What started as a simple sketch of our small living room...
23 days ago - Urban Sketchers
A Good Reason to Blend your Pastel Paintings
'Above and Beyond' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $165 Do you need a good reason to blend your pastels? If you are like me and have been taught to never blend you might...
24 days ago - Kem Studios
April Paint Along. It's Not Too Late!
'Spring Fling' 12x16 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $165 I had so much fun with this month's Paint Along with my Patreon group. I did an alcohol wash underpainting, added...
25 days ago - Kem Studios
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
The word for today is Bastard
GOLDEN + AFAR- 16"h x 24"w - pastel landscape by Susan Roden
GOLDEN + AFAR16"h x 24"w pastel on paper Almost. .. can touch the mountain ridge.As I look off into the sunset. .. from a distance.Alone. Social distancing at a perfection.
30 Faces in 30 Days: Day 4
If there's anything harder than drawing a perfect woman, it's drawing a baby. Babies are so new, so flawless, and so soft. She's probably thinking, "I wish someone would take...
Isolation Series: Picking a Tune
"Picking a Tune" 11x14 marker and ink on paper My drawing today comes courtesy of a friend. While visiting outdoors on the weekend, we discussed the joy of music, for ourselves...
Urban Sketches - Present and Past
During this time of quarantine, I am reminiscing about the joy of sitting in the city, drawing people as they come and go, with the backdrop of buildings, carving out their...
Poppies for Memorial Day
'Remembering' 9x12 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $175 It is Memorial Day weekend. I will be painting poppies as I usually do. I am going to dedicate my paintings to the...
The Sleuth From My Youth
Sunday Detective Day. I always try to look for new stuff on Sundays. Although I have shown some of the early fifties Perry Mason strip, I think this run is different enough to...