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Ed Cahill commented on margaret cutter's photo


"This one is very nice too. It's hard to not paint over the BG when you get that brush going good."
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"Overwork! my problem too. I just want to push it a bit towards realism, sometimes I get a good one but many are just tighter than a gnat's a_ _"
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Winter Report

It's what I call stick season here in Georgia. We get very little snow of course and by this time the leaves have all fallen. I can say that the green pine trees help here as apposed to the north east where whenever I visit in the…


Posted by Ed Cahill on January 28, 2015 at 1:06pm

real cold days ahead

forced inside for a few days

working on main street Pickens painting

Posted by Joe Pace on January 6, 2015 at 4:50pm — 3 Comments


Hello folks

  This is by way of an apology. I stumbled across this site while researching something else, and happen to know one of your members, so signed up to take a better look. I am not an artist, I am an outdoor photographer, thus I really do not belong here. I have no idea how to "unsubscribe", so I'm hoping your web master will remove all evidence of my trespassing.

   Once again, I apologize....

Posted by Chris Schutz on December 31, 2014 at 11:22pm

Season's Greetings !

Wishing Everyone, all the Best this Season, and a Happy, Healthy, and Creative 2015

Posted by Karen Scannell on December 20, 2014 at 2:00pm


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    I paint landscapes in oils or pastels on location. I will lay in a watercolor under-painting for the pastels sometimes. Almost all of my paintings have been done in one session. I like one session because it forces me stay true to the initial…Continue

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    Hi everyoneI have a old wooden French easel, I do not remember how to open it, can someone help me, thanksContinue

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    Although i have not had a lot of time to work on this site other than a few format changes I have been talking to quite a few "experts" in the web business who tell me that one quick way we can improve our results —not in painting but in the ability…Continue

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