Strategies, explorations and musings about the old-fashioned...or is it cutting-edge?... contemplative practice of painting from life, usually outdoors.
Thursday, July 01, 2010
Eugene Boudin on NPR
What a fun story on NPR this morning about Eugene Boudin (1824-1898). He began life as a sailor and is famous for his beach and harbor scenes, full of light and scudding clouds. One of the earliest Impressionist painters, he taught Monet to paint outdoors.