Tag Archives: Raleigh arts

Watercolor demo- YouTube Video

My latest YouTube video.  In this piece I demonstrate unveiling the poured watercolor painting.  Enjoy

Raleigh First Friday- June 7th

  Going to downtown Raleigh for First Friday art events? Stop by VAE to see my watercolor paintings in the Exchange Gallery. http://visualartexchange.org/galleries/exchange-gallery/ More info on VAE and other participating galleries can be found here: http://www.godowntownraleigh.com/first-friday-raleigh VAE is open from 6-9pm. Visit my etsy site for original paintings and giclees https://www.etsy.com/shop/RFoxWatercolors Sincerely, Ryan

Solo exhibition at Wake Med Hospital- Raleigh, NC

For six weeks my watercolor paintings will be displayed at WakeMed Artists’ Gallery Exhibition.  Located at the New Bern campus, my work will be displayed until the 18th of April.   During the past year I have experimented with different styles and papers including watercolor batik (using wax as a resist) on rice paper, and cold and hot pressed watercolor… (more…)

How [NOT] to write an artist statement

According to my beautiful wife, I shouldn’t craft an artist statement that reads: “I paint whatever-the-hell I feel like.” I do not understand why :). Writing is not one of my favorite past-times.  Which is why I often neglect this blog. I finished the artistic statement for my solo exhibition at Wake Med Hospital (New Bern campus).  It drove me… (more…)

Recent watercolor paintings

In October I had the pleasure of attending a workshop led by John Salminen, a well-known and nationally recognized watercolor painter.  During the workshop, I completed this painting:   The Antigua painting was my first experience with painting on full sheets of watercolor paper (32×40 inch).  After a 13 year hiatus from painting, I made the mistake of painting on… (more…)