• Plein Air Tip: What to do When you are Overwhelmed

    2 monthes ago - By Kem Studios

    'Poppies in Iceland 2' 5x7 pastel ©Karen Margulis sold Since we have been exploring the world of plein air painting I wanted to share this helpful post from the archives:
    I was ready for it. I packed my supplies and chose my pastels carefully. I had practiced with my setup and confidently opened my paint box and attached my paper. I was ready. Then it hit me. Iceland was overwhelming. I stood before the perfect painting scene. It had it all...water, rocky cliffs with stark houses lit by the sun, a rolling flower filled meadow leading to the sea and a gorgeous sky. How was I to choose what...
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