Artist Nancy Tankersley - OutdoorPainter.com
Artist Nancy Tankersley

Plein air artist Nancy Tankersley shares a moment of humanity from a recent event.

“While we were painting in Parrsboro International Plein Air last month, we had plenty of rain,” Nancy said. “One of the artists, Carol Douglas, was huddled under her umbrella when a fellow who was working on a building close by came over and built this lean-to for her. I thought it was such a generous act and reminded me of the many times I was touched by human kindness while painting plein air.”

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Nancy added that she was sure all plein air painters have similar stories to share, and we agree! Send your “Painters Painted” or “Plein Errors” to us (including a photo and caption) at [email protected], and you might be featured!

Artists on Art magazine

Related: Nancy Tankersley Featured in Artists on Art magazine

The July/August 2018 issue of Artists on Art magazine includes Nancy’s in-depth article on painting from photographs, and how the advantages outweigh the disadvantages (download the issue here).

Also! Preview the art video workshop “Painting From Photographs” here:


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  1. Hi, my name is Jeancarlo Montjoy I have enjoy painting picture in acrylics and now in oil. I have been pain for nearly for 12 years. for four (4) years I have been in oil painting I enjoy working with my teachers over the years in Maryland now Florida I am enjoying watching classes on DVD I have also, enjoy getting people.

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