Plein Air Podcast

Listen to the Plein Air 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.

PleinAir Podcast: Episode 35 – Amery Bohling and What Galleries Are Thinking

In this episode of the PleinAir Podcast, Publisher Eric Rhoads talks with plein air artist and gallery owner Amery Bohling, who offers our listeners incredible insight into how both galleries and artists should consider representation and exhibition. Bohling and Rhoads also discuss several other topics, including which design elements contribute most to aesthetic success and how to choose your next painting's subject. All this and more in a great episode!

PleinAir Podcast Episode 67: John MacDonald on Using Photoshop and More

Listen in as Eric Rhoads interviews outdoor painter John MacDonald in this enlightening podcast about creating successful paintings and more.
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 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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PleinAir Podcast 164: Lois Griffel on Impressionism and More

In this episode Eric interviews portrait and landscape painter Lois Griffel, who talks about discipline versus talent, and much more.
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PleinAir Podcast 195: Carole Gray-Weihman on Art Movements and More

In this episode of the PleinAir Podcast, Eric interviews Carole Gray-Weihman on art movements from neo-expressionism to plein air. Bonus: Learn the reason painting "blocks" can be exciting, and why it's a good practice.
Plein Air Podcast - New Zealand

Plein Air Podcast 227: What It’s Like to Paint New Zealand

In this special episode, Eric Rhoads welcomes three artists from the recent painting trip he led to beautiful, exotic New Zealand, "truly a magical place."

PleinAir Podcast: Episode 14 – Eric Rhoads with CW Mundy

In this week's episode of the PleinAir Podcast, Publisher Eric Rhoads interviews the forever youthful and entertaining CW Mundy, who - among many other...

PleinAir Podcast: Episode 46 – Peggi Kroll Roberts Prevails

In this episode of the PleinAir Podcast, Publisher Eric Rhoads interviews the accomplished plein air painter Peggi Kroll Roberts. Rhoads and Roberts have an entertaining discussion about the artist's journey to national success, which involved a breakthrough art show and prevailing through hard times. We know you'll be inspired after listening to this!
Still life painting - Sherrie McGraw

PleinAir Art Podcast Episode 78: Sherrie McGraw

Eric Rhoads interviews figurative and still life artist Sherrie McGraw, who is known for her classical chiaroscuro paintings.
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.
PleinAir Podcast 142: Sharon Bamber’s 1,000-Mile On-Foot Painting Journey

PleinAir Podcast 142: Sharon Bamber’s 1,000-Mile On-Foot Painting Journey

In this week’s PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads, discover the story of Sharon Bamber, who walked - and painted - 1,000 miles with a donkey across the mountains of France and Spain.
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PleinAir Podcast 174: Lyn Boyer on Knowing ‘What’ To Paint

In this episode Eric interviews Lyn Boyer on how to make the most out of each plein air painting experience, and more.
Tom Lynch on the Plein Air Podcast

PleinAir Podcast 206: Watercolor Artist Tom Lynch on Building an Art Career and More

In this episode of the Plein Air Podcast, Eric interviews watercolor artist Tom Lynch; listen and learn how to build a career and make a successful living from someone who has done both.
Plein Air Podcast - Eric Rhoads - Don Demers

Plein Air Podcast 239: Don Demers on Layering the Landscape and More

This is episode number 239 with the incredible plein air and landscape master Don Demers.

PleinAir Podcast: Episode 25 – George Gallo and the Resurgence of Representational Art

In this episode of the PleinAir Podcast, Publisher Eric Rhoads has a compelling interview with plein air artist and film writer/director George Gallo. Among...

PleinAir Podcast: Episode 57 – Erik Koeppel and Learning from Nature

In this episode of the PleinAir Podcast, Publisher Eric Rhoads and nationally-known artist Erik Koeppel have an extended "painter-exclusive" discussion.  Other topics considered include Koeppel's techniques for painting trees and what he's learned over the years from the Hudson River School and nature.  
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PleinAir Art Podcast Episode 89: Debra Huse

This week’s PleinAir Art Podcast with Eric Rhoads features special guest Debra Huse, who paints en plein air with oil.
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PleinAir Podcast 121: Nancy Tankersley on Working with Galleries, Studio vs Plein Air, and...

Nancy Tankersley shares what it’s like to run a gallery (and her advice for artists working with galleries), how to make a photo reference work for you, and much more in this PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads.
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PleinAir Podcast 154: T. Allen Lawson on Artist Struggles, Painting, and More

This week, Eric Rhoads welcomes one of the most prominent plein air painters in America, Tim Allen Lawson.