Monday, December 19, 2011

Pigment Color Chart

Ever wonder where a pigment sits on the color wheel? This chart shows you... I underlined our typical palette. This image is from "Color and Light" by James Gurney.

Monday, December 12, 2011


Paul Gauguin – The Siesta

Van Gogh




Henri Matisse

Maurice De Vlaminck

Andre Derain

Thursday, November 24, 2011

Realism - Traditional Academic

John Singer Sargent, titled Madame X

William-Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905)
"Birth of Venus" 1879

Realism - Photorealism

Chuck Close
Big Self-Portrait, 1967-68.
Acrylic on canvas

Richard Estes

Robert Bechtle, Agua Caliente Nova, 1975
Oil on canvas
48 x 69 inches

Robert Bechtle

Realism - Flemish School

Realism - Venetian School