November 2009 Blog Posts (4)


Hi Richard, truly I have no doubts whatsoever, your style of painting is fresh, it is extremely good, it is expiring. I like the way you paint. Every stroke of paint your brush leaves on the canvas, is a soothing experience in the eyes of the viewer. Yes, I personally think that you are far the best talented artist and teacher of this century. I have been very privileged to have known you. Your life's mission is to touch more and more people in seeing the beauty that lay around us. May the Lord… Continue

Added by Giacomo Ruffoni on November 25, 2009 at 20:18 — 1 Comment

Plein Air Oil Painting - Farm Road

2 Hours painting down Uretiti Road.

The Photo

Started getting cabin fever working in the studio today so I jumped in the car with my paints and headed down the road looking for a likely painting spot. First thing you notice when you do this is that the landscape… Continue

Added by Richard Robinson on November 25, 2009 at 15:20 — 2 Comments

Painting the Beach

New Version - 2009

Old Version - 2004

Painted this commission today. It's a redo of a scene I've painted a few times - one of my… Continue

Added by Richard Robinson on November 13, 2009 at 17:54 — 5 Comments

Seeing Color, Painting Value

Chapter 4 "Value" of the Mastering Color course is ready to go. I've spent a long time whittling this down to it's absolute core. There's just so much you could do here to learn about value, it was a matter of choosing the most powerful methods out of the bunch and putting that across in the best way. Most of the learning is about exploring it yourself, once I give… Continue

Added by Richard Robinson on November 10, 2009 at 13:25 — 5 Comments

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