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PleinAir Podcast 133 John Poon

PleinAir Podcast 133: John Poon on Painting Landscapes in Four Steps and More

Eric Rhoads interviews John Poon in this week’s PleinAir Podcast, in which they discuss rejections, teaching art, why plein air can be compared to a sport, and much more.
Urania Christy Tarbet

Urania Christy Tarbet, Rest in Peace

We honor the life of the founder of IAPS, author, artist, and beloved friend and family member.
“Anasazi Trail” by Jim Wodark

Kelly Kane’s Pick of the Week: Anasazi Trail

In this weekly series Kelly Kane, Editor-in-Chief of Plein Air Magazine, shares a favorite painting from the current issue.

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Bringing Sanity to Direct Painting

Bringing Sanity to Direct Painting

How do you become an accomplished landscape painter? Keep reading to discover the most important habits you should practice.
Artistic Inspiration - Holly Van Hart - OutdoorPainter.com

Conveying Our Deepest Emotions

To make paintings that stir up primal reactions, communicate your emotions clearly and with conviction.

Top 16 Unexpected Plein Air Art Supplies

Add some of these unexpected “supplies” to your stash to make painting more convenient, more fun, and perhaps, even more interesting.
Time and time again, past winners of the PleinAir Salon tell us that the secret to winning is to ...

The Power of Art to Unite

"We, as artists, have the opportunity to bring this feeling into people's lives though the art we create," says Livingstone. "Art can bring people to a moment of discovery, a moment of awe, a moment of feeling so uplifted and connected to what we are expressing that ...
JR Baldini - PleinAir Podcast

PleinAir Podcast 132: JR Baldini of the International Plein Air Painters

Eric Rhoads interviews JR Baldini, Executive Director of the International Plein Air Painters organization in this week’s podcast. Discover how IPAP members manage to stay tightknit, despite the group’s size and varying locations.

Painting Outdoors in Richmond, Indiana

Coming soon: The Richmond Art Museum is hosting a day of study, painting, and networking.
In this weekly series Kelly Kane, Editor-in-Chief of Plein Air Magazine, shares a favorite painting from the current issue.
Landscape painting by Anne Dinkelspeil

6 Ways to Silence Your Inner (Art) Critic

Don’t let your inner critic sabotage you — instead, learn how to cultivate it into self-compassion. See how in this guest blog post from an artist / psychologist.
PleinAir Podcast 131: Cody DeLong

PleinAir Podcast 131: Artist Cody DeLong on Art Business and More

Eric Rhoads interviews modern impressionist Cody DeLong in this week’s PleinAir Podcast. DeLong shares the six questions he tells students to ask themselves, his close encounter with a mountain lion, and more.
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Kelly Kane’s Pick of the Week: Country Relic

In this weekly series Kelly Kane, Editor-in-Chief of Plein Air Magazine, shares a favorite painting from the current issue.
Read the new “Nat Geo” article “How Art Saved Yellowstone – and the Landscape Still Inspires.”

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