"European artists can rejoice with rose-colored canvases because politicians announced on October 28 that the proposed EU-wide ban on cadmium pigment (which is responsible for fiery colors like red, yellow, and orange) will not be enforced."
"Congress will vote on a new tax and spending package Friday that is expected to put the brakes on President Obama’s health care law and repeal a 40-year-ban on crude oil exports. And in case you wondered, not a dime of the $1.14 trillion dollar package will go to oil portraits."
The traditional representational painting scene is very fortunate to have so many experts who are generous with their knowledge. One such wonderful source of information is George O'Hanlon who runs the group Painting Best Practices as well as contributing most of the material to the Natural Pigments blog. Thanks George!
Today you can recieve a skill-based (i.e. classical or academic) art education in a variety of settings. These include workshops, private studios, ateliers, academies, and even museum classes. As this artistic pedagogy continues to proliferate contemporary studio art training RAR will do it's best to keep you informed of any new educational opportunities. Take for example the newly established schools of Golden Gate Atelier in San Francisco or The Safehouse Atelier which is yet to be opened. As always, contact us to make additions. We want you to have as many...