How contemporary realism is not something new, but a long-standing, timeless notion.
Be inspired by Realism Live faculty member Teresa Oaxaca, who shares her recent and forthcoming works of art.
Copying what you see is the daily task of every atelier student. But what happens when this skill is acquired?
The hourly wage of an art model can add up; In this article Gregory Mortenson describes some of his paintings and a few techniques he employs to get the best value.
"In this time of instant gratification and fast, bright images, I am compelled in the direction of ..."
Gwenneth Barth-White, who is on the faculty of Pastel Live, addresses pastel substrates, how she uses hard and soft pastels, the archival nature of the medium, and more.
In this exclusive video interview with Eric Rhoads, George Van Hook shares a figure painting demonstration based on a work he created using an art model in a garden.
Too many artists are caught in drawing from life as a one-way street towards surface description. Here's a look at the complexity of life drawing.
Congratulations to Nicole Moné, whose work has been recognized in the monthly Plein Air Salon.
Invest just three days in your art at Realism Live, and experience a dramatic improvement in the quality of your realistic paintings.