Plein Air Favorites

The following is an aritcal I wrote for the Palette Newsletter for Art Association Napa Valley. In a previous article, I described my favorite set of watercolor plein air brushes.  Here is a description of some other items you might like to take painting outdoors. Absolute Essentials Brushes in Easel-Style Brush Holder – protects brushes… Continue reading Plein Air Favorites

Challenge Yourself with Plein Air Painting

The following article is an expansion for the Art Association Napa Valley on one of my earlier posts Many artists will tell you that gaining experience painting en plein air is essential. They insist that experiencing the light when painting out of doors is unmatched. Historically, the act of outdoor painting from observation became popular in… Continue reading Challenge Yourself with Plein Air Painting