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April 14, 2020
James Swanson fine art
My shift to online classes was pretty abrupt, but I have ironed out the wrinkles and we are full speed ahead. Here is one of my latest class with all the student banter and questions.
Here is the class in full. Contact me about other classes that I teach on Monday and...
March 28, 2020
I'm use to painting in front of a class, but this is a little different. Working and talking and looking good in front of the camera, piece of cake. Well, 2 out of 3 isn't bad.
Here's a quick look at what goes on in one of the online creations.
Thanks for taking a look....
February 28, 2020
This is how I went about this snow painting. The reference photo for the painting came from Mackinac Island Friend Heather May.
The video is only a minute long, but it took me 4 hours to paint.
Take a look, Thanks
April 4, 2019
I recently gave an oil painting workshop on Color in Augusta Ga for some really fine folks.
We were working with the same paint, mediums, canvases, and photos and the students really liked the photos that I had chosen for the workshop. One of the things about working w...
March 4, 2019
This piece was commissioned by an old friend of mine for his daughter's wedding. Being a very special moment in their lives I decided to make a quick video of me painting it. Congratulations Troy!
So here we go!