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Join me in the beautiful light and soothing setting of Pete’s Paint Box, right in the heart of Newport, for small group or private lessons in oil painting and drawing. Lessons are structured just for you and group settings start at $45 for three hour sessions. Contact...
Pete’s Paint Box

Pete’s Paint Box

Please join me on Saturday, January 5, 2019, for an OPEN HOUSE at Pete’s Paint Box, 152 Mill STreet, Newport.
Expand your vision and get back to the easel.

Gratitude

I was talking to a painter at Hatch Street Studios the other day who turned out to have studied at the same Art College I had, just a year or two after I graduated.  We had not met before.  As we talked about our art school, the Swain School of Design, which has since...

Article Repost: Why Are Some People Better at Drawing than Others?

Life’s Little Mysteries is a column that “answers fascinating questions about the world around you and the stuff in it.” This reposted article speaks to brain function in drawing activity, and how to unlock your ability to do better at drawing. Enjoy...

Painting Class at Whetstone

Late in August, one of my outdoor painting students invited the class out to her summer residence to paint

Color Investigations

Color Investigations

Radiolab podcast has an episode devoted to thought provoking discussions of color, both scientific and theoretical..