Upcoming Workshops

I’ve just put new painting workshops on the calendar, so they’re now open to registration. These workshops have limited space available, and are filled on a first come first served basis. For more info and to register, visit ericmerrell.com/workshops.html FALL 2014 WORKSHOPS IN THE MOONLIGHT: NOCTURNE PAINTING WORKSHOP Pasadena, CA October 4-5, 2014, $275 PAINTING … Continue reading Upcoming Workshops

Painting Nocturnes

Moonwashed Desert, 21″ x 24″, Oil on canvas mounted on panel, © Eric Merrell I’ll be teaching a workshop next weekend, Oct. 12-13, 2013, focusing on painting nocturnes. If you’re interested in signing up for this unique experience, you can find more info here. Ever since I began painting at night it’s been a deep … Continue reading Painting Nocturnes

The New Naturalists: Borrego Landscape Painters

“Borrego Desert, Wind Canyon Cliffs,” © Victor Schiro THE NEW NATURALISTS: BORREGO LANDSCAPE PAINTERS by Ann Japenga [CaliforniaDesertArt.com], published in the The Sand Paper, Fall 2012 issue of the Anza-Borrego Desert Natural History Association [ABDNHA] If you meet a woman in Surprise Canyon who can name 40 different wildflowers, or a man in rapture over … Continue reading The New Naturalists: Borrego Landscape Painters