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Listen to the PleinAir Podcast, hosted by Publisher Eric Rhoads. Each week Rhoads features a new artist to discuss the world of painting outdoors, the business side of art, and more.

Anne Blair Brown, PleinAir Podcast

PleinAir Podcast Episode 115: Anne Blair Brown on Painting Composition and More

Anne Blair Brown on seeing shapes for composition, how to have more successes than failures — and much more — in this PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads.
Clark Mitchell, PleinAir Podcast

PleinAir Podcast Episode 114: Clark Mitchell on Painting Majestic Landscapes and More

Clark Mitchell on majestic painting scenes, advice for younger artists, painting with pastels — and much more — in this PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads.
Kami Mendlik - PleinAir Podcast

PleinAir Podcast Episode 113: Kami Mendlik on Setting Art Goals and More

Kami Mendlik on achieving art goals, improving your art, some of the issues women face as artists — and much more — in this PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads.
Aimee Erickson - PleinAir Podcast

PleinAir Podcast Episode 112: Aimee Erickson on Color Theory and More

Aimee Erickson shares an exercise that can allow you to think more specifically about color — and much more — in this PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads.
Watercolor painting, Joseph Zbukvic

PleinAir Podcast Episode 111: Joseph Zbukvic on the Evolution of Watercolor and More

Internationally known watercolorist Joseph Zbukvic talks about “traps” artists can fall into, how various countries handle art and education, and much more, in this week’s PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads.
PleinAir Podcast artist Joe Gyurcsak

PleinAir Podcast Episode 110: Joe Gyurcsak on Approaching Art Galleries and More

What does it mean to have a consistent body of work? Joe Gyurcsak shares this and much more, in this week’s PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads.
Landscape painting - Jake Gaedtke - PleinAir Podcast

PleinAir Podcast Episode 109: Jake Gaedtke on the Vetting Process, Painting Nocturnes, and More

In this week’s PleinAir Podcast, Eric Rhoads interviews Jake Gaedtke, who shares his passion for painting outdoors at night, the importance of the vetting process for plein air groups, and more.
Ed Terpening painting, PleinAir Podcast 108

PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads Episode 108: Ed Terpening on Painting Full Time and...

Score advice on transitioning from retirement (or a current “day job”) to being a full-time painter, how to handle the double-edged sword of social media, and more in this week’s PleinAir Podcast.
Michele Byrne - PleinAir Podcast 107

PleinAir Podcast Episode 107: Michele Byrne on Selling Art and More

Eric Rhoads interviews impressionist oil painter Michele Byrne in this week’s PleinAir Podcast. Byrne tells us why she prefers using a palette knife, shares her advice for selling art, and much more!
PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads and Timothy Horn

PleinAir Podcast Episode 106: Timothy Horn on Painting Reflections and More

Eric Rhoads interviews California landscape artist Timothy Horn, who shares his passion for painting Airstream trailers, as well as the challenges and solutions for reflections, shadows, and more.
Landscape painting by Richard McKinley, guest on the PleinAir Podcast

PleinAir Podcast Episode 105: Richard McKinley on Painting Landscapes in Nature and More

This week’s podcast guest is landscape painter Richard McKinley, who shares why it becomes more difficult to paint over time; his advice for painting as a professional artist; and much more.
PleinAir Podcast - landscape painting

PleinAir Podcast Episode 104: Jim McVicker on Painting Outdoors Since 1973

In this week’s podcast, Eric Rhoads interviews oil painter Jim McVicker, who “was hooked immediately” on art when he first used acrylics to copy paintings from a book. He shares how to get the most out of the plein air experience, and much more!
Cindy Baron on the PleinAir Podcast - OutdoorPainter.com

PleinAir Podcast Episode 103: Cindy Baron on Becoming a Professional Artist

Listen as Cindy Baron shares her advice for artists and how she used the money from her art sales to invest back into her passion for painting, how she figured out ways to spend less by learning skills such as how to frame her own art, and more.
Plein air painting - OutdoorPainter.com

PleinAir Podcast Episode 102: Richard Lindenberg

In the latest PleinAir Podcast, Eric Rhoads interviews Richard Lindenberg, who explains that being a professional artist isn’t something he’d recommend for everyone. See why when you listen here.
Watercolor painting en plein air

PleinAir Podcast Episode 101: Watercolor Artist Barbara Tapp

It took watercolor artist Barbara Tapp seven years of doing *this* to transition from drawing as an architectural illustrator to becoming a true painter. Learn what, and be inspired, in this week’s PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads. Bonus: Includes a Marketing Minute on using social media and pricing your art!
PleinAir Podcast - Mark Fehlman

PleinAir Podcast Episode 100: Mark Fehlman

Can you believe this is our 100th episode of the PleinAir Podcast?! That’s 100 interviews with today’s artists and experts. Listen to this latest episode, featuring impressionist painter Mark Fehlman, and see why after “about 40,000 hours” of painting, he’s just getting started.
Plein Air Podcast with Eric Rhoads - Gay Faulkenberry

PleinAir Podcast Episode 99: Gay Faulkenberry

Oklahoma artist Gay Faulkenberry is a Signature Member of the Plein Air Painters of America. In this educational conversation, Faulkenberry tells us the importance of planning your palette and keeping your colors in the same place for color mixing, and much more!
PleinAir Podcast - Peggy Immel

PleinAir Podcast Episode 98: Peggy Immel

Be inspired today when you listen to this enlightening conversation between Publisher Eric Rhoads and his featured guest, Peggy Immel, who shares her artistic journey of being a stay-at-home mom, moving to Taos, overcoming plein air fears, and more!
PleinAir Podcast Episode 97: Michael Holter

PleinAir Podcast Episode 97: Michael Holter

Publisher Eric Rhoads interviews American Impressionist Michael Holter in this week’s PleinAir Podcast. Holter shares why painting outdoors is a “vital” part of his artistic process, even when he’s back in the art studio, and much more!
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PleinAir Podcast Episode 95: Susan Nicholas Gephart

In the latest PleinAir Podcast, Eric Rhoads interviews Susan Nicholas Gephart. Listen in as she shares with us the importance of being a part of a community, advertising and marketing one's art, having a system of support, why she doesn’t use a brush to mix her colors, and much more!
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