Tag Archives: John Singer Sargent

In Praise of Skill

My art teacher and friend posted a link to this sardonic article on my timeline, recently: http://www.treeshark.com/treeblog/?p=1816 It was a tongue-in-cheek review of an exhibition of the works of John Singer Sargent, held recently at the National Portrait Gallery.  While … Continue reading

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How Long Should You Spend On A Painting?

It depends.  Everybody will tell you that, but there isn’t much good information around on what it depends upon.  This is my attempt to say what it might depend on.  My list is not exhaustive, but it’s a few things … Continue reading

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