The Best Habits Artists Should Have To Become Better

Art instructor working with young artists, teaching them about the best habits artists should have to become better BY ALEX TOWNASTALLI, ARTCENTRON Artists everywhere need extra encouragement to continue improving their skills. Here are the best habits creators should develop so they can improve. Practicing any art form takes time and […]

Artists’ Gardens – Nancy Paris Pruden

Inspiration Close at Hand Artists’ Gardens Nancy Paris Pruden Front Yard Garden          8 x 10″          Plein Air Oil     © Nancy Paris Pruden    In response to our Perspectives “Inspiration Close at Hand” call for paintings created in artists’ gardens or other personal spaces, we received these two images from artist, […]

Is My Painting Working? | Artists Network

Janice K. Johnson

Share: You’ve worked hard, put in many hours, taken a slew of classes and therefore should have the necessary tools to determine whether or not your artwork has merit. When it comes to critiquing our own work, however, we can be especially severe. Before you release a painting into the […]

Meditation for Artists

Janice K. Johnson

I used to think meditating meant sitting up straight and still for a certain number of minutes every single day, focusing on my breath and trying to clear my mind of thoughts and feel calm. When I believed this, I did not meditate. My photo from a recent vacation spot […]

Meet 6 Fast-Rising Artists Having Star Turns at This Year’s Art Basel Miami Beach — Portland Museum of Art

Janice K. Johnson

Who:  An enrolled member of the Three Affiliated Tribes in Western North Dakota, Teresa Baker pays tribute to her upbringing while infusing her practice with a modern aesthetic. She transforms synthetic materials into artwork that underscores irregular territorial shapes.  Based in: Los Angeles, California Notable Resume Lines: Baker is a 2022 […]