Monthly Archives: April 2015

Plein Air Instructors and Colleagues

By Kathy Halbert Read details of each artist on the given website or newspaper articles. Some highlights are provided here. Karen Halbert: Oil Landscape Painter since 2001. Santa Fe and Quail Creek (formerly, Manhattan and Woodstock, NY) http://www.karenhalbert.com Purple Sage … Continue reading

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Additional Website Links and Notes

By Kathy Halbert All mediums: note that some links indicate a particular medium. I tried to choose links or articles for the General section that would be pertinent to any medium, if read between the lines. I happened upon many … Continue reading

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QC Plein Air Painting 101: Website Links and Blogs

By Kathy Halbert I am going to list a few websites on plein air painting that you might find interesting and helpful with many tips. General: http://www.artistsnetwork.com Select Blogs and select blog of your choice. Select older posts when finished … Continue reading

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Plein Air Painting Basic Supply Check List

By Kathy Halbert The list looks daunting but it can be streamlined. I suggest editing this for your own use. ______ Paints or Pastels ______ Brushes ______ Palette ______ Painting surface (panels, taped paper or blocks) ______ Water or “turp” … Continue reading

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Steps for Plein Air Painting

By Kathy Halbert -For oil, watercolor, acrylic and pastel mediums. Packing check-list bag/box for the car/trip: do this the night before the trip. Use the check-list while packing and then at end for a final check. A forgotten item will … Continue reading

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