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PRINT: Nest Mixed Media Drawing on Distressed, Dictionary Page
6 x 10 Print of Original, Mixed Media Drawing on Distressed, Dictionary Page This drawing of a a birds nest and eggs is drawn in sepia ink and created with pastel and colored pencils on a distressed parchment that includes the definition nest. Unlike similar prints available from other artists,
Nido di Drago, opera di Land Art sul monte Latemàr
Opera di Land Art “Nido di Drago” di Marco Nones, giugno 2011 Foto di Eugenio del Pero. … Se l’estate 2010 l’ho dedicata ad “arrotolare” un albero per re…
Pastel Mini Demo BIRD NEST and What Inspired it!
'Gathering Eggs' 6x6 pastel ©Karen Margulis sold Inspiration can come from the most unexpected places. We are painting bird nests in class this week and after my third nest demo I was wondering how I would paint yet another one for the evening class. I was out of ideas. I went upstairs to make lunch and realized I had my painting apron still on. Looking at it got my attention. Wow! my apron has the best color palette for a nest. It even has little turquoise birds on it. So I quickly ate…
2014 - Linda Kemp - Simple Solutions for Making Better Paintings - Watermedia
Creative Art Workshop Retreat in Northern Wisconsin for Artists of watercolor, oil, acrylic, mixed media, pastel, poetry writing, quilting, flute, pocket sketching and nude landscape photography - classroom and plein air setting.
New Mexico artist Julie Ford Oliver has chosen her two favorite paintings from 2013: Nest and Eggs oil on canvas 11"x14" 2013 "Nest and Eggs" was the final painting in a series of 31 nests painted over three years. My nest collection is quite large and I have a genuine fascination and admiration for avian architecture, which made it very easy to become totally involved with the series. I painted most of them for my own pleasure with no thought of showing them publiclyand had to be persuaded…
The Beauty of Brown Pastels
'Nestled' 10x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis available for purchase $145 I feel bad about it. Maybe I was a bit too harsh. There really is nothing wrong with the color brown. I just wanted to encourage my students to look for colors other than 'crayon brown' for their tree trunks. So I said I never used brown pastels. I need to clarify that statement. I think Brown is a beautiful color. My Siamese cats are brown. Chocolate is brown. Brown is a rich comforting color. But....when I think of painting…