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Through the Looking Glass

This was a lot of fun to do! Try holding a piece of glass up to the mirror, look through it and position yourself in the frame, and paint directly (and quickly) on the glass! 25 more words


Ampersand Gessoboard

Here’s my painting of begonias (different plant than yesterday!) using Ampersand’s Gessoboard. It dries much more slowly than the Clayboard, and oil paint behaves more like oil paint. 45 more words

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New Museum Exhibit Explores Strange Bodies

By Natalie Whalen, Entertainment Editor

Artist-in-Residence at the New Museum, A.K. Burns’, new fifth-floor installation, “Shabby but Thriving,” is nothing if not thought-provoking.

The exhibit itself centers on a video projected onto overlapping walls. 456 more words


Ampersand Clayboard

Oil painting on Clayboard, which dries super fast. In fact, I painted alla prima, and then added to it after it had dried, all in one day. 75 more words


Pewter Figurine

This pewter figurine made for a quick little still life. She is all of about 2 inches tall. I found it interesting to use Gamblin’s Torrit Grey, along with titanium white and lamp black (which has a slight blue compared to other blacks). 48 more words


my invisible camera

by Brandon Yung

There is something about a drawing, much more so than a piece of writing, or especially a photograph, that will tell you a lot about who made it. 121 more words


Best of 2016

2016 was a lot.

With the launch of our Instagram, three new published manuscripts, the launch of our new store, and four issues of… 67 more words