Entries by Rene Eisenbart

MAKING A PORTABLE EASEL

Outside a foot of ice is melting into rain — a good time to think about warm days ahead! I’m starting to pack for Hawaii while also preparing to meet with my Croatia group on Monday. I always take my painting easel on the go. When you’re traveling around or painting plein air, it’s handy to have a light-weight […]

DRAWING IS A PRACTICE

While it may come more easily for some than others, drawing is something to form a habit of. The benefit is in the doing! Drawing is a learned skill, and just like swimming or playing the violin, the more you do it the more comfortable you’ll be. Beginning artists either feel like they have a […]