Re-designing and re-building lundinart.com

Hello, visitors! I hope you’ll bear with me as I re-design and re-build my website, which will feature my latest drawings and paintings, links to my instagram posts and Facebook artist page, an invitation to join my artist group on FB, a how-to section with...

Seven Paintings in Seven Days

In January, two friends/fellow artists challenged me to paint seven paintings in seven days. It wasn’t mandatory to paint NEW paintings. But I did. And I posted them on my blogspot blog <https://lundinart.blogspot.com/> I focused on painting children, one...

Dancing the Brush

One of my favorite parts of painting is wetting the fresh white paper, loading my brush with mid-value warm colors, then dancing it on the paper, adding cool color for contrast, creating an abstract background for later use. New background image is on the way …...

George Benjamin Luks on color

George Benjamin Luks was respected as a master of strong color effects. When interviewed on the topic, he said, “I’ll tell you the whole secret! Color is simply light and shade. You don’t need pink or grey or blue so long as you have volume. Pink and...

The First Decisions by Edward Betts

“The first decisions. Before a brush ever touches canvas or paper, there are three fundamental kinds of decisions to be made: WHAT is the subject of your picture? WHY did you respond to that particular subject? HOW should that subject be presented in terms of...