Recommended Reading

Recommended Reading

For Every Artist:

Art and Fear ,Observations of the Perils (and Rewards) of Artmaking by David Bayles and Ted Orland

The Artist Way by Julia Cameron

Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleon

For Students of Art:

Fill Your Paintings with Light and Color by Kevin MacPherson

Carlson’s Guide to Landscape Painting by John F. Calson

Alla Prima, Everything I Know about Painting by Richard Schmid

How I Paint: Secrets of a Sunday Painter by Thomas S. Buechner

For Professionals:

Show Your Work by Austin Kleon

Breathtaking Beautiful Art Books (a short list):

Nicolai Fechin, The Art and the Life by Galina P. Tuluzakova

Sorolla The Masterworks by Blanca Pons-Sorolla

Wyeth at Kueners by Betsy James Wyeth

Richard Schmid Landscapes by Richard Schmid

Anders Zorn, Sweden’s Master Painter by Johan Cederlund, Hans Henrik Brummer, Per Hedstrom, and James A. Ganz

Len Chemiel, An Authentic Nature by Len Chemiel, and Amy Scott