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Monday Morning Art School: what do you use for drawing?

Monday Morning Art School: what do you use for drawing?

Carol L. DouglasNov 7, 20224 min read
What tools do you love for drawing, and why?
The last fun time

The last fun time

Carol L. DouglasNov 4, 2022
“Every Canvas Has a Story” opens this Saturday, Nov. 5th. If you’re in Maine, I encourage you to come out. It’s the start of Peter Yesis’ wonderful new year.
Does surrealism work in painting?

Does surrealism work in painting?

Carol L. DouglasNov 2, 2022
Is landscape enough? If not, how does an artist start insinuating his or her higher thoughts into the work?
Monday Morning Art School: Four masters show us how to use scale

Monday Morning Art School: Four masters show us how to use scale

Carol L. DouglasOct 29, 2022
The scale of the figures within a painting can make its message more powerful. Here, four masters show us how it’s done.
Okay, now it’s your turn to be the jury… you pick.

Okay, now it’s your turn to be the jury… you pick.

Carol L. DouglasOct 28, 2022
This is, for some of us, the hardest part of a plein air event, so I’m turning it over to you.