PleinAir Podcast - T. Allen Lawson -
T. Allen Lawson, featured in the PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads, Episodes 154 and 155

In this week’s PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads, listen to the second half of this fascinating interview with Tim Allen Lawson.

Listen as T. Allen Lawson shares the following:
• A deeper dive into how he creates and uses color charts, which he refers to as a “visual dictionary” for plein air painting
• How he views art at a museum in order to better study it, and how these insights influence his own goals
• A look at how Vermeer used a camera to help make artistic decisions about his paintings
• And even what it was like to paint at the White House and meet President George Bush

“Artists, more than anything, are curious. And it’s [often] that curiosity that leads us to want to be a painter.”

“The more time you spend observing…the more I think you become emotionally involved in [the painting].”

Bonus: This week’s PleinAir Podcast includes a Marketing Minute!
Eric Rhoads, author of Make More Money Selling Your Art, explains:
• How to prepare early and make your upcoming exhibition a success
• Insights on finding solutions if your sales have slowed down, and sell more art

Listen to the PleinAir Podcast with Eric Rhoads and T. Allen Lawson here:

T. Allen Lawson's color charts for painting landscapes
T. Allen Lawson’s color charts for painting landscapes
“Backlit Sheep” by T. Allen Lawson

Related Links:
– Part 1 of T. Allen Lawson’s interview with Eric Rhoads on the Plein Air Podcast:
– T. Allen Lawson online:
– Plein Air Convention & Expo:
– Value Specs for Artists:
– Sunday Coffee:


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