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Photoshop “Claude Monet Effect” Tutorial

Claude Monet was one of the leading artists in the Impressionist movement. The impressionists sought a new kind of reality in their work. Visible brush strokes, an emphasis on capturing the quality of light, and common, everyday subject matter characterized … Continue reading

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Photoshop “Henri Matisse Effect” Tutorial

This is a tutorial to create a Henri Matisse painting effect. We’ll use a photo as our source image. We’ll also reference several paintings by Matisse to study his style. I used the work of Matisse in a project way … Continue reading

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Welcome to my teaching portfolio blog.

The “I Believe In Concept” site is an online counterpart to a 132-page book that is currently at the publisher. I recently began teaching at the Art Institute in Tampa, Florida. Prior to that, I taught for ten years at … Continue reading

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