Guild of Boston Artists Series~ Melody Phaneuf Interview

The Guild of Boston Artists Interview Series Who are we? The Guild of Boston Artists was established in 1914 at 162 Newbury St, Boston. The Guild began chronicling Artist Members about their work in 2015. Melody Phaneuf, Vice President of the Guild, talks about her paintings, artistic viewpoints, and painting practice. Artist interviews are ongoing, […]

Springtime Still Life Paintings~ Greenhouse Medley

Posted by on Feb 19, 2016 in Process, Still Life Painting

~ The Backstory As a visual artist, I appreciate looking at things, particularly old, used, abandoned things. I collect objects that I can’t resist for paintings. And I compile useful accompaniments for the irresistible painting objects I’ve acquired. This is a peculiar activity for a person who hates clutter. Nonetheless, my fascination in chronicling visual […]

The Essence of Painting Still Life~ Voyagers

Posted by on Feb 2, 2016 in Still Life Painting

I appreciate the potential of still life painting to tell a story or convey a mood. I think of still life objects as vessels of experience. Will it be dreamy? Dramatic? Distinguished?