Tag Archives: figure drawing

Making It / Suzanna Schlemm / Sao Paulo, Brazil

Suzanna Schlemm, https://destructivetesting.wordpress.com/2012/05/09/artist-of-the-day-suzanna-schlemm  has sent me photos of her painting (“Yeamanjá” The godess of the seas…). I love these ‘Making It’ photos, and would ask again that more artists send their work-in-progress photos. “When I paint, I get lost in this … Continue reading

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Work Place/Studio / Suzanna Schlemm / Sao Paulo, Brazil

Suzanna Schlemm, Artist of the Day on May 9,  https://destructivetesting.wordpress.com/2012/05/09/artist-of-the-day-suzanna-schlemm has sent some photos of her studio for my Work Spaces category.  Her place seems suspiciously clean, unlike a couple other painters I’ve featured.  Whatever.  Her place is beautiful!   … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Claudio Parentela / Italy

I love the extravagance and exuberance of Claudio’s work.  He also gets my Special Award for the Most Annoying Website I’ve seen, or ever hope to! Born in Catanzaro(1962-Italy) where he lives and works…Claudio Parentela is an illustrator,painter,photographer,mail artist,cartoonist,collagist,journalist free … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Andrew Holmquist

I’ll let the reviewer talk about Andrew’s work.  (And, yes, I somehow managed to show all of them twice!) “The crazy-beautiful paintings of Andrew Holmquist seem to be celebrating the chaos, as if to say, “yes, it’s a train wreck, … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Sandrine Pagnoux / Paris, France

Sandrine’s manipulated photos (by her friend Sophie Etchart) and drawings are somewhat similar to the paintings of my Artist of the Day yesterday, Theresa Pfarr. “Mostly, I illustrate lost souls, people, who are torn between strong poles like beauty and … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Theresa Pfarr / Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Finding an artist like Theresa Pfarr is what motivates me to do this Artist of the Day category.  I find her work intense and amazing. Incidentally and anxiously, I discover and draw from the meanderings of the female image in … Continue reading

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Artist of the Day / Greg Decker / Nashville, Tennessee

I was attracted to the broad forms of these figures. “I paint what I want to see.”  “I am influenced by three main impulses, or strains, of painting. One is the bold, colorful, shape-oriented painting of (German) Expressionism, with its broad … Continue reading

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