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Michael
Wayne, NJ
Professional artist and instructor
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Place in Van Gogh's final painting found with help of postcard! Hillside scene in Tree Roots may have been painted hours before artist’s death Photograph: Institut Van Gogh The exact location from where Vincent van Gogh is likely to have painted his final masterpiece, perhaps just hours before his death,... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Creators Workshop
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YES...We Paint House too, just don't do windows! 16" x 20" Oil on linen panel Recent commission, Thank you Liz! Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Creators Workshop
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Steve's Art of Framing and Fine Art Supplies 155 Newark Pompton Tpk. Pequannock, NJ 07440 If you’re looking for high quality and personal service, you’ve come to the right place. At Steve's Art of Framing and Fine Art Supplies they’ll give you the attention and personal service you’ve come to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Titian's technique at the National Gallery The way Titian painted was unlike other artists of his day. With little in the way of preliminary drawings, Titian worked very freely straight onto the canvas. Watch artist Andy Pankhurst show us how Titian would have worked. CLICK HERE TO WATCH Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Moonlight Etchings of the Forgotten Artist who Taught Edward Hopper Great article, Thank you Barbara! CLICK HERE Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Summer of Creativity Join us for a fun Summer of creativity! Our Summer classes begin Tuesday, July 7th. We are happy to begin our Summer sessions in painting, drawing, for both children & adults. We're also pleased to keep our Summer art camps on schedule July 13-17 or August 17-21... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Milton Glaser, co-founder of New York Magazine and brilliant graphic designer behind the "I ♥ NY" logo, passed away last Friday, June 26, on his 91st birthday. He was always one of my favorite artists since my personal roots were in graphic design and commercial art. I'm happy to see... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Milton Glaser, co-founder of New York Magazine and brilliant graphic designer behind the "I ♥ NY" logo, passed away last Friday, June 26, on his 91st birthday. He was always one of my favorite artists since my personal roots were in graphic design and commercial art. I'm happy to see... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Finishing "Captiva Island" Finally finished painting my commission, "Captiva Island". I really enjoyed working on this painting, challenges and all! Oil on canvas, 22" x 28" by Michael Malzone Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Light Photographed As A Wave And A Particle For The First Time Scientists have long known that light can behave as both a particle and a wave—Einstein first predicted it in 1909. But no experiment has been able to show light in both states simultaneously. Now, researchers at the École... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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REMINDER! Creators Workshop open this week June 8th Small Favor... If you were attending classes prior to the lockdown, can you please let me know if you plan on returning. I need to limit classes to eight students so your response will help me to plan accordingly. Thank you. We... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2020 at Creators Workshop
Hi Neal, Thanks for your interest in the Dumond book. Unfortunately I dont own the copyright. Its property of the Lyme art assoc. I have an e-mail in to them to get permission to share the book, but no response yet. Will let you know when I know something, Regards, Mike
Thanks Felicia! I hope you and the family are safe and healthy. Will say "Hi" to whoever comes back!! :)
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WE'RE BACK! ART CLASSES BEGIN JUNE 8th Today is a bittersweet day for me as I read America passed a somber milestone of 100,000 fellow Americans dead from the Covid-19 Pandemic. My fervent hope is that everyone who reads this blog was spared from both the virus and the pain... Continue reading
Posted May 27, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Back to Laurelwood Laurelwood Pond, 11" x 14" Canvas panel A beautiful day on Sunday and couldn't wait to paint this pretty pond at Laurelwood Arboretum, Wayne, NJ. The colors in the gardens seem to be peaking but it's still a beautiful walk. Start my painting out with a light... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2020 at Creators Workshop
Thanks Kathy!
Thank you Felicia
Toggle Commented May 17, 2020 on Painting "Captiva Island" at Creators Workshop
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Painting Laurelwood, May 14, 2020 I headed back out to Laurelwood Arboretum this past Thursday. The Azaleas are finally blooming and as spectacular as expected. Snapped some pics during the process to share with you. I painted oils on an 8" x10" linen board. I usually don't paint this small... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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You can now view every exquisite detail of Rembrandt's masterpiece virtually With many galleries closed to the public as the world grapples with the coronavirus crisis, a museum in the Netherlands has found a way to bring a masterpiece straight into people's homes. The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam has created a... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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A "Pond in the woods" video paint tutorial Here's a short simple video paint tutorial of someplace in the woods somewhere! I enjoyed this little 30 minute video because it was nowhere in particular, just let it emerge as I went along. Certainly not a masterpiece but a good paint... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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"Painting Captiva Island" part two Last week I posted the beginning stages of a painting I was commissioned to do of Captiva Island, Florida. I thought I'd share part two and the next part of the process... Here is the photograph I'm working from I layed in some color in... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Painting Laurelwood Gardens On Thursday I headed out to Laurelwood Gardens located in Wayne, NJ. Laurelwood is a really wonderful arboretum in the Pines Lake section of Wayne. Although it has a diverse collection of plants and trees, for many artists the crown jewel is the Azalea bushes that can... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Painting "Captiva Island" I was recently commissioned to paint Captiva Island, Florida. I usually don't paint from a clients photo but this was a beautiful picture and well....You don't turn work down during a Pandemic! I thought I'd share the different stages in painting this seascape. The size of this... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2020 at Creators Workshop
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Painting Pears and a Jug On this episode of the Creators Workshop Art Instruction I paint classic still life, "Pears & Jug". It would mean a lot to me if you subscribe to my YouTube Channel at https://tinyurl.com/sxt4v4u Click here for "Pears & Jug" video Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2020 at Creators Workshop