WILLIAM McK. SPIERER
- DISCOVERING INTERIOR COLOR & LIGHT. Doherty, M. Stephen // American Artist: Watercolor;Summer2003, Vol. 9 Issue 35, p18
The article features Texas artist Nel Dorn Byrd. It notes that Byrd likes painting inside a hotel if she finds the private and common areas attractive enough, or taking photographs at a local museum as a source material. She states that she is fascinated with interiors and intrigued by the way a...
- AMERICAN ARTIST AND WATERCOLOR. DOHERTY, M. STEPHEN // American Artist;Feb1983, Vol. 47 Issue 487, p6
An overview of various articles published within the issue related to American artists and watercolor as a medium is presented, including a discussion on the materials and techniques of some of the innovators of medium, a tribute to American artists who have contributed to the development of...
- Balancing Art & Life. Doherty, M. Stephen // American Artist;Feb2008, Vol. 72 Issue 784, p4
The article discusses various articles published within the issue including one on the oil and watercolor paintings of Tom Cordell and Peter Hussey and another on the work of artist Steve Armes.
- Everyday Beauty. Lewis, Meredith E. // American Artist: Watercolor;Spring2005, Vol. 11 Issue 42, p4
Introduces a series of articles about watercolor art, including information on the works of several artists.
- Windows on the past. Riegler, Shax // Magazine Antiques;Aug2008, Vol. 174 Issue 2, p60
The article reviews the exhibition "House Proud: Nineteenth-century Watercolor Interiors from the Thaw Collection" at the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York City in August 2008.
- Painting the poetry of opposites. Gray, Eloise // American Artist;Jul1994, Vol. 58 Issue 624, p36
Presents photographs of Pennsylvania artist Eileen Goodman's watercolor paintings. Interest in the play of light and shadow; Focus on the appearance of the subjects and their emotional and psychological content; Approach in depicting still life objects; Procedures in painting; Use of...
- Energetic Portraits. Kinch, Michael P. // American Artist;Dec2000, Vol. 64 Issue 701, p56
Describes the watercolor painting process followed by portraitist Bev Jozwiak of Washington, D.C. Role of emotion in successful paintings; Use of photographs as aid; Her favorite portrait brush; Views of the painter on color red.
- Learning About Color. Baxter, Kathleen // American Artist;Jan2001, Vol. 65 Issue 702, p30
Relates the experience of portrait painter Donald G. Renner on watercolor painting. Paintings which was rejected by jurors in a competition; Lessons he learned from painting errors; How Renner corrected the mistakes; Workshops which were attended by Renner to improve his techniques and...
- Harmony of Colors and Shapes. Doherty, M. Stephen // American Artist;Sep2002, Vol. 66 Issue 722, p42
Discusses the techniques used by Texas artist Cecy Turner in watercolor painting. Educational background of Turner; Information on her paintings; Details on the painting techniques used by Turner.