painting Archive

Sally Davies on British Museum

“I love long shadows in the morning and evening … and that warm glowing light that is so transient.” Read more →

Q&A with Award Winner Linda Lowery

“I worked with lots of colors, but found something special in the contrast of pink and blue.” Read more →

Q&A with Award Winner Constance Slack

"Adagios produce a different painting from Spanish Flamenco." Read more →

Hey Beginners! Take a Crash Course in Painting

One of the most common questions we get at The Art League School is where beginners should start. Read more →

New Workshop: Drawing & Painting Architecture

Drawing And Painting Architecture In The Landscape July 26–28, 2013 Registration page A new weekend workshop at The Art League this summer will be bringing the outside in, as students apply landscape techniques and other lessons to compositions of man-made buildings and machines. Guest instructor Nicholas Raynolds, whose work has been exhibited internationally and Read more →

Video Demo: Glazing Over a Grisaille Underpainting

With fall classes well underway at The Art League School, we’ll be bringing you new instructor video demos in the weeks ahead. Today’s video comes from Priscilla Treacy’s class, “Basic Oil Painting and Beyond”: For more of our instructor demos, check out this YouTube playlist. Read more →