How to paint landscapes en plein air - OutdoorPainter.com

The Benefits of Repeatedly Painting the Same Location

With keen observation and awareness, we can identify opportunities for a successful plein air painting.
John Lasater artist - PleinAir Podcast

Representational Painter John Lasater on Being a Full-Time Artist and More

Landscape painter John Lasater on balancing art and family, what it takes to be a professional artist, his passion for art history — and much more — in this PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads.
Pastel en plein air - OutdoorPainter.com

Kelly Kane’s Pick of the Week: Farmer’s Market

In this weekly series Kelly Kane, Editor-in-Chief of Plein Air Magazine, shares a favorite painting from the current issue.
How to paint landscapes - Thomas Jefferson Kitts - OutdoorPainter.com

How to Paint Landscapes: Impressionism, Sorolla, and the Color of Light

Seeing, understanding, and learning how to use color temperature in your work can elevate a so-so painting into a work of art.
Plein air paintings - OutdoorPainter.com

Unclenched Explorations: An Exhibition

D. K. Palecek’s explorations toward abstraction start with Wisconsin subjects of old buildings with a texture and patina that exude an earlier era.
Eric Rhoads, Plein Air magazine

How Getting Bullied Gave Me a Place to Belong

Publisher Eric Rhoads shares his inspirational path to art, some of the challenges he overcame, and how you can find where you belong.
Richard Oversmith, PleinAir Podcast

Impressionist Artist Richard Oversmith on Plein Air Painting Techniques and More

Plein air artist Richard Oversmith on techniques for painting outdoors, understanding color, traveling with paints — and much more — in this PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads.

Painting Outdoors with Watercolor and/or Oil

Artist Cindy Baron shares how and why she chooses which medium to use at plein air events.
Plein air oil paintings - OutdoorPainter.com

Kelly Kane’s Pick of the Week: Blackwater Refuge

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

Ways to Use Rhythms in Your Next Landscape Painting

“Almost everything presents rhythms and patterns once you begin to discover them,” says Lori Putnam. “The real challenge for an artist is knowing when to emphasize the pattern or rhythm, and when to break it.”
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