Failed Reception, a sad story of a love gone wrong, 16 x 12 inch oil on canvas board by Julia Strittmatter
by Lee Down
29-03-2017

We, artists, have many funny stories from our practice and sometimes we create unintentionally humorous paintings that we don’t always share with public. Today I would like to share one of mine (Julia Strittmatter) and maybe make somebody smile. It happened when I was taking still life painting class at art school. I had an …
Mandy Joy's Santa Face
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15-12-2016

Art that celebrates the multi-faceted Christmas season is alive and well at Art, Artists, Artwork. Part of me was beginning to think that the world of fine art had left Christmas aside with the advent of modernity, that Christmas stories and symbolism that were so prevalent in art since the Medieval times and was so …
Shiira by Evie Zimmer
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08-09-2016

A new artwork by U. S. artist, Evie Zimmer, called “Shiira” is a marriage of two styles of art that have no business sharing a canvas: Abstraction and Realism. It is a feat that only an artist of Zimmer’s skill could hope to achieve. She has combined oil and water to make them behave like peanut butter and …
Dawn Of Day, 30 x 40 inch oil on canvas by Christopher Lyter
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18-08-2016

Today’s painting and art digest features a fantastic visual effect gif of Iron Man super timelapse by artist Thijme Termaat great article explains Anna Roberts Surreal Art Lifesavers by Alex Johnmeyer and a fantastic abstract by Christopher Lyter Iron Man Super timelapse by artist Thijme Termaat Great article explains Anna Roberts Surreal Art Lifesavers by …
2016 Erin Hanson Cypress Clouds
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18-08-2016

Hayley Roberts shares a list of 12 Things No One Tells You About Being an Artist. Some harsh realities, hard decisions, and personal  trials artists face. Source: Huff Post We live in frugal times and for most people an art purchase is an excess, not a necessity. These days people prefer to adorn their walls …
Erin Hanson Layered Light 1
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16-08-2016

 Impressions of California: A Solo Exhibit by Erin Hanson September 1st – 25th | Studios on the Park, Paso Robles, California Erin Hanson first discovered Paso Robles during a romantic getaway, a trip that was initially scheduled to continue up the coast through Carmel and Big Sur. On that fateful day, Hanson stopped dead in her …
Silence in My Mind, 60 x 80 cm acrylic by Mo Tuncay
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08-08-2016

Mo Tuncay is a self-taught and extraordinarily gifted abstract artist who paints, not so much scenes, as he does notions of scenes—paintings that allow his viewers to experience the emotions of being in these ideal spots. We viewers may not agree on what we’re seeing, but, for the most part, we all recognize a similar–if not identical–feeling from a …
Open Impressionism Volume II: Featuring the Works of Erin Hanson
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01-08-2016

Los Angeles-based impressionist, Erin Hanson, has been painting landscapes of distant trails and rural locales across the country for over 10 years. Dedicating herself to complete a piece a week almost a decade ago, she has stuck to that goal and has since built a career as well as a name as one of the …
The Crane Situation, mixed media by Pascal Normand
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18-07-2016

Pascal Normand / Artiste Photographe It is uncanny already that something as seemingly “low-brow” as graffiti is considered to be, can also be considered fine art—uncanny and paradoxical, but then, paradoxical is a key component of Pascal Normand’s work. There can be no doubt that graffiti is, indeed, art all on its own, but Normand takes that graffiti …
Dance of Wildflowers, 36 x 48 inch oil on canvas by Erin Hanson
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13-07-2016

Northwestern wildflowers dance along the tree shadows cast by a late afternoon sun. The summer grass is long and verdant, captured in lush, velvety oil paint color. The brush strokes are thick and impressionistic, creating a mosaic of light and texture across the canvas. Dance of Wildflowers 2016 OIL ON CANVAS by erin hanson 36 …