Painting Outside

Painting outdoors (or en plein air as some artists call it) is always a pleasure. Here’s some of the equipment I use when I’m painting. The painting box itself is called a pochade box and is designed to safely hold all the paints and brushes I might need...

Figure Studies (Jenny) June 2014

Drawing is very important to an artist – without the ability to draw most artists are unable to paint convincingly. Drawing is one of the basic exercises that I try to do as frequently as possible but like many busy parents, I seldom get enough time to practice...