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Cold Winter Still Lifes

Silvia here! I know it’s been a while and you are starved for some genuine Trujillo Art. Hopefully over the next few days I’ll get a bunch posted up here to share with you. Thanks for your patience! It’s hot and smokey here in the Rogue Valley, so I thought I’d start with some of […]

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My Trip to Paris — Part One: The Drawings

I went to Paris for the first two weeks of May this year and my trip was entirely focused on studying art.  I went to the Louvre six times – not nearly enough.  I also visited the Orsay, Musee Bourdelle, Montmartre, saw Velasquez show at the Grand Palais, popped into the Musee Carnavalet and I […]

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Woman Made Gallery Releases New Study on Gender Representation in Major US Commercial Galleries

Woman Made Gallery study results

Report’s Release Timed to Coincide with WMG’s presentation of “The Gallery Tally Poster Project” and “Feminism (n.): Plural” exhibitions, May 15 – June 25, 2015 ___________________________________________________________ CHICAGO, IL- In conjunction with its forthcoming exhibition The Gallery Tally Poster Project, Woman Made Gallery has issued a Report on Gender Representation in US Commercial Galleries, based on data collection conducted by WMG staff in 2013. The resulting Report is a team effort on the part of WMG staff and Board: Former Gallery Coordinator Ruby Thorkelson led the study and worked with gallery interns to collect the data, which was subsequently reviewed by WMG Board member Monica Staco, a specialist in marketing research with over ten years of consumer insights, strategy and research experience. An infographic visualizing the final data was created by WMG Board member Erin Waser, a graphic designer for ABC 7 Chicago (WLS-TV). The Report consists of an infographic

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Classical Drawing and Painting with Sarah F Burns

After a six week sabbatical Sarah Burns is back and ready to whip your drawing and painting skills into shape! Learn timeless principles of drawing and painting that apply to any style of artwork. Proportion Placement Perspective Values/Tones Understanding Light, Shadow Color Use of materials The class is designed to serve the goals of each […]

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Classical Drawing and Painting with Sarah F Burns

After a six week sabbatical Sarah Burns is back and ready to whip your drawing and painting skills into shape! Learn timeless principles of drawing and painting that apply to any style of artwork. Proportion Placement Perspective Values/Tones Understanding Light, Shadow Color Use of materials The class is designed to serve the goals of each […]

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Grand Canyon: North Rim at Noon

Grand Canyon: North Rim at Noon, Original Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 6×8 Oil on Canvas Mounted on Wood Signed Lower Right – Baumann 03 On Verso Grand Canyon North Rim Artist’s Comments The North Rim of The Grand Canyon is one of my favorite places to paint. The North Rim is less visited than the more popular South Rim, and since its location is remote, the visitors that come here often stay a week. After painting all morning, I returned to the lodge feeling disappointed that the light was flat. But, then it occurred to me that not every…

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Yosemite Park, California: Snow Flower

Yosemite Park, California: Snow Flower Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 6×8 Oil on Canvas Mounted on Board Signed Lower Right 2003 On Verso LR Snow Plant Stefan Baumann 03 Artist’s Comments When I travel, I often use a thumb box. This small prochade box is one of my favorite painting boxes because I can set up in a moment’s notice and then, close my box and move on to the next place that inspires me. This is an example of a etude “sketch” of a Snow Flower. I have seen these plants breaking through the last snow banks in the…

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Sierra Nevada Painting: Donner Lake Study

Sierra Nevada Painting: Donner Lake Study Oil Painting by Stefan Baumann 8×11 Oil on Linen Canvas Mounted on Wood Framing 3″ Red Mahogany Wood Lower Left – Baumann Date Completed: 2004 On Verso Donner Lake Field Study Baumann Artist’s Comments Journal Entry: Donner Lake, September 16, 2004 Today, I left camp determined to find a historic location where famous artists have painted a study of Donner Lake. I climbed over huge granite boulders, some that were as large as a house, and came to places where I could go no further; where my only option was to turn around in…

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Plein Air Landscape Painting Workshop

Downtown Medford, by Sarah F. Burns

I’m gearing up for a landscape painting workshop in June, prepping my slide lecture and picking out great places to paint. I like my classes to be fun and relaxed while being focused and rigorous. We’ll be focused on oil painting, but drawing with charcoal or graphite would be a great option for those who […]

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Sparro

Portrait of Sparro, from Ilene Geinger’s studio sessions. Filed under: Drawing, figure, Portrait Tagged: clothed, drawing, figure, graphite, male, pencil, portrait, sarah, sarah f burns, sketch, study

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