Driggs Plein Air

2019 Driggs Plein Air Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the recent Driggs Plein Air Festival! See who took home awards in this recap.
Ken Salaz on the PleinAir Podcast - OutdoorPainter.com

PleinAir Podcast 140: Ken Salaz on Painting Waterfalls, Scumbling, and More

In this week’s PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads, you’ll learn the anatomy of painting a waterfall, the tradition of seekers of beauty, how Ken Salaz became a non-criminal pick-pocket, and much more.
Artist with painting buyers

How My Painting Got Into a Tokyo Museum

Keith Wicks shares the delightful story of how he discovered his work on display in Japan.
Plein air landscape painting - Chuck Marshall - OutdoorPainter.com

Being Present in the Plein Air Moment

When he creates art, especially in the field, Ohio artist Chuck Marshall effectively separates himself from his daily routine and becomes more self-aware. That separation has always been an important benefit to plein air painting.
Trey Finney, “Martha in Dry Dock,” 2016, oil, 20 x 24 in., Private collection, Plein air

Kelly Kane’s Pick of the Week: Martha in Dry Dock

Kelly Kane, Editor-in-Chief of Plein Air Magazine, shares a favorite painting. This week's feature is “Martha in Dry Dock” by Trey Finney.
Sell your paintings - John Pototschnik - OutdoorPainter.om

What’s Your Painting Worth?

John Pototschnik explains the six factors that determine how much you should charge for your paintings.
Plein Air Hudson 2019

Plein Air Hudson Winners Announced

These artists also got some help from local well-known goats, called “the Munch Bunch” to open up a great vista.
Landscape painting - Shadow Selfies - OutdoorPainter.com

Shadow Selfies

Timothy Horn explains how he stumbled upon a subject that keeps his landscape painting journey interesting and challenging.
Painting landscapes for beginners - OutdoorPainter.com

Step-by-Step Painting Demo: Patterns and Backlight

In this step-by-step demonstration you’ll see how Lori Putnam’s foundation, the first part of the block-in, is about pattern.
PleinAir Podcast - Michael Obermeyer - OutdoorPainter.com

PleinAir Podcast 139: Michael Obermeyer on Painting Landscapes for the Air Force, and More

In this week’s PleinAir Podcast, Eric Rhoads welcomes California landscape painter Michael Obermeyer, whose paintings are in the U.S. Air Force Historical Art Collection in the Smithsonian Institute and the Pentagon.
  1. PleinAir Podcast 142: Sharon Bamber’s 1,000-Mile On-Foot Painting Journey