Plein air paintings

Immerse yourself in the beauty of plein air paintings and find inspiration for your own artistic journey. Explore top ideas and techniques to create stunning outdoor masterpieces.
How to Simplify a Complex Scene. I recently spent a night at the beautiful Secrets on the Lake in Queensland, Australia with my partner, Chontele. We stayed in a secluded lodge, nestled amongst the dense rainforest. I used this trip as a chance to test out some of my new plein air painting equipment. But, despite the stunning nature which surrounded us at Secrets, it was surprisingly difficult to find a subject to paint. #drawpaintacademy Oil Painting Tips, Oil Painting Techniques, Matte Painting, Painting Lessons, Art Techniques, Art Lessons, Painting & Drawing, Drawing Tips, Oil Painting Nature

How to Simplify a Complex Scene. I recently spent a night at the beautiful Secrets on the Lake in Queensland, Australia with my partner, Chontele. We stayed in a secluded lodge, nestled amongst the dense rainforest. I used this trip as a chance to test out some of my new plein air painting equipment. But, despite the stunning nature which surrounded us at Secrets, it was surprisingly difficult to find a subject to paint. #drawpaintacademy

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Mary Bentz Gilkerson: Artist+Teacher
This is 9 of the 13 paintings I did during the Sonoma Plein Air event this year. This one was difficult because these buildings were so f... Gouache Painting, Oil Painting Landscape, Watercolor Landscape, Landscape Art, Plein Air Landscape, California Landscape, Guache, Cool Landscapes, Painting Techniques

This is 9 of the 13 paintings I did during the Sonoma Plein Air event this year. This one was difficult because these buildings were so far away, I had difficulty seeing the details clearly. Normally I would get closer to them, but the field between me and the subject was private property. Back of the Ranch 6x12" It was a hot day when I discovered this trailer. Fortunately I had my huge patio umbrella with me and was able to stand in the shade. The most difficult and most time consuming…

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mary margaret
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Winslow Homer, Artists Sketching in the White Mountains, 1868 Plein air painting is a highly recommended practice, especially for landscape painters. It helps you hone your skills by forcing you to paint with a sense of urgency as the light quickly retreats or otherwise changes. I made a commitment to myself to do more plein

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DJThorner
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By Timothy M. Joe in Art Tutorials > Painting Tutorials Plein air painting is an exciting way to sharpen your observation skills and grow as an artist. However, it can also be a nerve-wracking experience your first few times out. Here are a few tips I wanted share for a smoother plein air adventure: 1. Paint only what moves you Take time to observe the scene around you and be receptive to anything that grabs your attention. It could be the subject […]

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Stephanie Cary
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Want to master the art of painting outdoors? California landscape painter Frank Serrano shares two simple step-by-step demonstrations on how to paint en plein air, excerpted from his book, Plein Air Painting in Oil (Walter Foster Publishing, Laguna Hills, California).

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Tammy Santti-Kero