More than a dozen artists hopped from one location to another in north central Colorado in what was billed as a plein air marathon.
The first -- and for some, the hardest -- step in plein air painting is seeing the values in the scene. Frances Gaffney has a suggestion for people who want to read a scene more quickly.
The Hockaday Museum of Art in Kalispell, Montana, recently sponsored a plein air event to benefit the museum, and more than 25 artists turned out to support the institution, including Wanda Mumm, pictured.
The plein air event in Cedarburg, Wisconsin, is one of the bigger competitions in the country. Who took the top prize this year?
Painting on a cruise? Even the organizers of a recent painting retreat weren't entirely sure how things would go as 48 artists and their companions boarded a 91,000-ton ship for a trip to Alaska.