– Bob Bahr reporting, Editor PleinAir Today – Jack Hannula has been painting in Washington, D.C., for 23 years. He and his friend Besnik “Nik” Ajazi have fallen into a routine that has resulted in much artwork and, recently, a high-profile show.
Anatomy of an Award Winner: Patrick SaundersView Article
– Bob Bahr reporting, Editor PleinAir Today – Interest in Russian plein air painting is on the rise in America, but even in Russia, it’s still getting its feet under itself. Some of its practitioners are trying to give the plein air movement momentum in Russia, similar to how PleinAir …
Why This Works: Range of Values, Variety of TextureView Article
– Bob Bahr reporting, Editor PleinAir Today – Enter before May 15 for the Littleton, Colorado Plein Air Paint Out, scheduled for June 3-4.
Parting Shot: Caption ContestView Article
– Bob Bahr reporting, Editor PleinAir Today – The Plein Air Convention & Expo (PACE) wrapped up last week with more presentations, further painting demonstrations, and a lot of dancing at the hoedown.
Paint Snow HillView Article
– Jeanne Mackenzie reporting – In this series, plein air painter and instructor Jeanne Mackenzie takes a look at new paintings by contemporary artists and points out why they succeed as painted images. This week, Jennifer Young’s “Spring Renewal.”