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On My Easel Dancer Portrait - oil pastel portrait in progress

ON MY EASEL DANCER PORTRAIT - OIL PASTEL PORTRAIT IN PROGRESS

At first, I thought the model looked like a woman who wanted to be asked to dance - the tango, maybe. Then I let myself be led by the...

Pastel in Covilhã, Portugal

PASTEL IN COVILHÃ, PORTUGAL

Our friend Pastel is currently in Portugal where he was invited to work on a large new mural somewhere on the streets of Covilhã. Specialising...

 
 
 
How to Generate Painting Ideas

HOW TO GENERATE PAINTING IDEAS

'Joyful' 5x7 pastel ©Karen Margulis sold It is hard to get started. There always seems to be something else that needs to get done....

The Cube House / Reasoning Instincts Architecture Studio

THE CUBE HOUSE / REASONING INSTINCTS ARCHITECTURE STUDIO

© Krunal Mistry Architects: Reasoning Instincts Architecture Studio Location: Ahmedabad, India Lead Architects: Ujjaval Parekh , Bhairavi...

 
 
 
Sneaking Up on an Underpainting

SNEAKING UP ON AN UNDERPAINTING

'Evening Walk in the Wheat Fields' 10 x 10 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $165 It was an old and dirty piece of paper. It had been...

Tasteful female nude pose looking up

TASTEFUL FEMALE NUDE POSE LOOKING UP

Another item before the weekend starts at a low initial bid as an incentive for the overall slow summer season, this was drawn from...

 
 
 
PARASOL - 12" x 9" pastel sketch by Susan Roden

PARASOL - 12" X 9" PASTEL SKETCH BY SUSAN RODEN

PARASOL12" x 9" pastel on paper Wednesday was a morning of life drawing. .. so relaxing of a day! Parasol is one of the 2 sketches...

AUBERGINE ONE, large, by Carol Engles

AUBERGINE ONE, LARGE, BY CAROL ENGLES

17 x 23 watercolor and pastel on paper. To purchase, contact me at: carol.engles gmail.com carolenglesart.blogspot.com California Abstract...

 
 
 
The Best Solution Ever for Traveling with Pastels

THE BEST SOLUTION EVER FOR TRAVELING WITH PASTELS

'Memories of France' 5x7 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $45 Enjoy this post from the archives while I am away in Provence. I have...

INCARCERATED!

INCARCERATED!

Once again, I have to apologise for a long period of absence. This time, it is not because of apathy or lack of inspiration, it is...

 
 
 
BUOYANT CLOUDS - 8 1/2" x 11 1/2" pastel landscape by Susan Roden

BUOYANT CLOUDS - 8 1/2" X 11 1/2" PASTEL LANDSCAPE BY SUSAN RODEN

BUOYANT CLOUDS8 1/2" x 11 1/2" pasteldouble mat, AR glass + gold frame 'Buoyant Clouds' was accepted into the Land of Enchantment Show...

Dealing With the Greens of Summer Pastel Demo

DEALING WITH THE GREENS OF SUMMER PASTEL DEMO

'Summer Green' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis SOLD Are you dealing with the greens of summer? This post from the archives will give you...

 
 
 
Blonde female figure undressing Nude in pastel

BLONDE FEMALE FIGURE UNDRESSING NUDE IN PASTEL

Here's another real low bid starting auction! please bid here

"Sailing at Sunset"

"SAILING AT SUNSET"

"Sailing at Sunset" 11x14 Soft Pastel Painting on sanded archival Pastelbord - Unframed - $525.00 - Scene is from White Lake in the...

 
 
 
A Good Reason to Have some Pastel Pencils

A GOOD REASON TO HAVE SOME PASTEL PENCILS

'Silver Ribbons' 12x18 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $175 I have a basketful of pastel pencils. I never use them. I used to pull...

8 ‘Redhead Friendly' Pastel Nail Polish Colors for Summer

8 ‘REDHEAD FRIENDLY' PASTEL NAIL POLISH COLORS FOR SUMMER

Summer is in full swing and we have the best way to celebrate: pastel nail polish! It's time to explore some fun, new pastel nail polish...

 
 
 
Sketches of billiard game with architects in Seoul

SKETCHES OF BILLIARD GAME WITH ARCHITECTS IN SEOUL

An impressive billiard player, pen and pastel/ many architects are playing billiards, pen and watercolor/ a scene of lively billiard...

Blue Bunny

BLUE BUNNY

"Blue Bunny" $250 unframed for a limited time, or $320 framed Some bunnies are back! Any resemblance of this one to the ice cream is...

 
 
 
Sisters

SISTERS

"Sisters" $500 unframed for a limited time, or $590 framed. I'm finally getting to more paintings! I had this one under-painted months...

Why Artists Benefit from Travel

WHY ARTISTS BENEFIT FROM TRAVEL

'A Visit to Provence' pastel after Van Gogh ©Karen Margulis I admit it. I have wanderlust. I always have. If I am not on a trip then...