Paint Trees..Not Leaves! New YouTube Demo

PAINT TREES..NOT LEAVES! NEW YOUTUBE DEMO

'Autumn Holiday' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $265 I have a problem when I paint trees....I go overboard with the leaves!...

Trying Oils Again! Here is What I am Doing

TRYING OILS AGAIN! HERE IS WHAT I AM DOING

Summer Aspens' 6x8 oil on panel ©Karen Margulis available It has been in the back of my mind. I have not acted on it. There is so much...

 
 
 
Tips for Painting Fog and Mist in the Landscape

TIPS FOR PAINTING FOG AND MIST IN THE LANDSCAPE

Painting mist, fog and haze is fun! It is an illusion and you have the tools to make it happen! I love to paint the moody landscape....

How to Paint Rain with Pastels

HOW TO PAINT RAIN WITH PASTELS

'Let it Rain' 11x14 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $295 I am back from a blog break. I didn't intend to be away for so long but one...

 
 
 
New Video Demo Release: Tips for Adding Structures to Your Landscape Paintings

NEW VIDEO DEMO RELEASE: TIPS FOR ADDING STRUCTURES TO YOUR LANDSCAPE PAINTINGS

'Summer in Alaska' 12x9 pastel ©Karen Margulis sold Did you know I have almost 300 videos available on my Patreon group? Some are lessons...

How to Make Your Paintings POP! New Video Demo on YouTube

HOW TO MAKE YOUR PAINTINGS POP! NEW VIDEO DEMO ON YOUTUBE

'Intrepid' 16x20 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $425 Recently I dd an online mini workshop for the Arkansas Pastel Society. The topic...

 
 
 
What is the Most Unusual Underpainting You Have Tried?

WHAT IS THE MOST UNUSUAL UNDERPAINTING YOU HAVE TRIED?

'Mountain Magic' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $265 This month I set a challenge for myself. How many unusual underpaintings...

How I Solved the Problem of White Paper! New Video Demo

HOW I SOLVED THE PROBLEM OF WHITE PAPER! NEW VIDEO DEMO

'A Moment of Silence'. ©Karen Margulis. pastel sold Do you struggle with painting rocks? I spent a month in July 2020 in my Patreon...

 
 
 
Which is Better.Water or Alcohol Wash? New Video!

WHICH IS BETTER.WATER OR ALCOHOL WASH? NEW VIDEO!

'Mountain Joy' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis $275 When it works it really works! It is a bit unpredictable but that is part of the excitement....

Add Some Bling to Your Paintings!

ADD SOME BLING TO YOUR PAINTINGS!

"Golden Summer' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $265 This month I am exploring unusual underpaintings. One of my challenges is...

 
 
 
Three Tips for Painting Water: New Video Release!

THREE TIPS FOR PAINTING WATER: NEW VIDEO RELEASE!

This week I am sharing a video I made for my Patreon Insiders back in 2019. We spent two months exploring water and in this intro video...

It's Recycle Day in the Studio! Video Demo!

IT'S RECYCLE DAY IN THE STUDIO! VIDEO DEMO!

'Delight' 14x11 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $325 I know what it is like to struggle with a painting. I know it sometimes seems...

 
 
 
From Plein Air to Studio: An Important Tip

FROM PLEIN AIR TO STUDIO: AN IMPORTANT TIP

'A River Runs Through It' 9x12 pastel on board ©Karen Margulis. $275 There is something special about plein air studies. Even if they...

Try This Fun Challenge!

TRY THIS FUN CHALLENGE!

'After the Rain' 9x12 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $275 Have you ever painted a pastel painting with hard pastels only? If you...

 
 
 
Two Must Have Pastel Sets!

TWO MUST HAVE PASTEL SETS!

'Marsh Moods' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis available on Etsy $255 I am home from an amazing camping adventure and back in the studio!...

Great News about this Blog!!

GREAT NEWS ABOUT THIS BLOG!!

'Sunshine in the Mountains' 9x12 pastel ©Karen Margulis available on Etsy If you've been getting Painting my World blog posts through...

 
 
 
Revisiting the Watercolor Underpainting with a New Tool!

REVISITING THE WATERCOLOR UNDERPAINTING WITH A NEW TOOL!

'Serenade by the Sea' 11x15 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $295 I have a love hate relationship with watercolor underpaintings. I...

A Simple Way to Start a Painting

A SIMPLE WAY TO START A PAINTING

'Summer Sun' 9x12 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $285 I like things simple. Simple landscapes with big simple shapes. But every once...

 
 
 
Experience one of my Paint Along Videos!

EXPERIENCE ONE OF MY PAINT ALONG VIDEOS!

Welcome! I have been creating monthly Paint Along videos on my Patreon Page since 2017. The Paint Alongs are comprised of four video...

Painting a Complex Scene: They are Just Shapes!

PAINTING A COMPLEX SCENE: THEY ARE JUST SHAPES!

'Wildwood Days' 14x11 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $400 I have had a photo of this busy boardwalk scene for years. I wanted to...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Sunday Mailbag: Why the Switch?

Q: Why the switch to a newsletter from your blog? I've made your blog a daily stop for a long time, and while I've subscribed to your newsletter I'll miss visiting here to see... Read more ...

Why Amazon Is in Business With Judge Judy

The company hopes a new court show starring the straight-talking judge will help turbocharge its free, ad-supported streaming platform, IMDb TV. Read more ...

Casa de los vacíos / Baquio Arquitectura

Casa de los vacíos / Baquio Arquitectura

Cayambe, Ecuador Project Year: 2021 Photographs: JAG Studio Area: 323.0 m2 Read more ...

Ágora MOB / Estúdio Módulo

Ágora MOB / Estúdio Módulo

Joinville - Santa Catarina, Brazil Project Year: 2021 Photographs: Manuel Sá Photographs: Marcus Damon Area: 80729 ft2 Read more ...

What's on TV This Week: ‘Great Performances' and ‘In the Heights'

PBS's “Great Performances” debuts a Halloween-themed episode. And “In the Heights” airs on HBO. Read more ...

‘Succession' Recap, Season 3, Episode 2: ‘Judasing'

Kendall makes his pitch. Even with his siblings, he sounds like a guest on “Power Lunch.” Read more ...

TED Ankara College Foundation Performing Arts Center / Uygur Architects

TED Ankara College Foundation Performing Arts Center / Uygur Architects

Taşpınar, 2881. Cadde, 06830 Gölbaşı/Ankara, Turkey Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Cemal Emden Area: 9405.0 m2 Read more ...

Still Life Art,Bold Expressive Painting "Peonies and Pears" by Santa Fe...

Still Life Art,Bold Expressive Painting "Peonies and Pears" by Santa Fe Artist Annie O'Brien Gonzales

20 "x16"x 1.5" Acrylic on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Chai de la Borderie House / Office Zola architectes

Chai de la Borderie House / Office Zola architectes

Office Zola architectes Location: 17220 Salles-sur-Mer, France Project Year: 2021 Photographs: Javier Callejas Area: 96.0 m2 Read more ...

4534 circles

4534 circles

Still life, acrylic, 6" x 6" $100 Read more ...