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Underpaintings Magazine – A site worthy of your support


Howard Lyon

I don't know how many of you know of the website Underpaintings.com but I wanted to give it a signal boost. It has been around since 2006 and was started and run by Matthew Innis. He is as passionate as anyone I know when it comes to art, art education, and adding to the well-being of the art community. You will quickly come to feel that passion in the articles and writing on the site.…

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10 Things…Color


Gregory Manchess

August 12, 2020 -      This is the post that many have asked me to write for a long time. Color is such a personal aspect of painting. I’d thought perhaps my way of painting and using color might not be the right way for someone to learn. It’s definitely not the ultimate way to use color. Why? Because there is no ultimate way to use color. There’s no ultimate palette either. No pigment, no brand, no rules regarding how you use color to make pictures. Or did you somehow miss the past 2000 years of art history? Color for painting is results-oriented. And if the results I get are stimulating for another painter or audience, seasoned or not, the methods of getting there don’t really matter. This is true for any painter and it makes the very…

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