Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Picking a Subject


I've started writing a few guest articles for plein air painting-related blogs.  Here's one for Plein Air BC, the British Columbia plein air group.  (Their website is www.pleinairbc.com.)  It's about picking a subject.  I'll just post the first paragraph, and you can click the link to read the rest of it.

Picking a subject is like taking the first step on a journey; you always want to start out in the right direction. One problem I run into when teaching workshops is that many students don’t know how to pick a subject suitable for a plein air painting. [read more]

3 comments:

Libbyfife said...

Great summation for the outdoors or for bringing the outdoors into the studio. Thanks for the tips:)

Michael Chesley Johnson said...

Thanks, LIbby!

Michael Chesley Johnson said...

Thanks, Libby!