Spotlight

SPOTLIGHT will focus on a Step by Step approach to painting featuring a Video of the process. This will change once a Month with a different approach to watercolor painting. ***************

Think about “Design” in a painting

Think about “Design” in a painting: Is design present in realistic paintings as it is in abstraction? Can you give thought to design, if one starts a painting at the left upper corner and finished at the lower right hand corner? Is composition a method to design? Is design important more than the painting itself? […]

What “conveying” means

Now that Art must convey something worthwhile to the viewer, here is what “conveying” means: 1. Art must convey visual enjoyment in a distinctive way. 2. Art must communicate a worthy idea or message. 3. Art must produce results that will later facilitate the provisions of one or both of the above points. May I […]

The Purpose of Art: All art must convey something to the beholder.

Artist that simply “expresses” himself is NOT ENOUGH. Art that expresses but does not convey is no art at all. Now that Art must convey something worthwhile to the viewer, here are some points to consider. 1. Visual enjoyment in a distinctive way. 2. Communicate a worthwhile idea or message 3. Art must produce results […]