Tag Archives: Ryan Fox

Watercolor batik paintings- new work

Being at home will save lives. But let’s be realistic, I have a harder time working at home with 2 kids, and idiot Jack Russell Terrier barking at perceived slights, and my wife also home. 🙂 However, I have taken the opportunity to return to creating batiks on Japanese rice paper. Several images have been stuck in my mind as… (more…)

New Watercolor Batik lesson available now. Learn techniques of watercolor batik with artist Ryan Fox

New Watercolor Batik instructional video by Creative Catalyst Productions My new video from Creative Catalyst Productions has arrived: Learn the techniques of creating colorful batik paintings on rice paper. Check out the trailer for the 2 hour DVD: The video includes not one but TWO complete demonstrations with a thorough explanation of the process and materials: Order online now at… (more…)

Splash 19 Best of Watercolor Book- just published

I received my copy of Splash 19- The Best of Watercolor yesterday. Published by F+W Media, the Splash series is a yearly hardcover book that comes out featuring the best paintings of the year.  Roughly 150 paintings are selected from several thousand every year and my watercolor batik of Philadelphia City Hall was featured in the latest book: Thanks to… (more…)

American Watercolor Society- Interview in AWS Summer newsletter

This year I achieved signature status in the American Watercolor Society (AWS).  This is accomplished by being selected for three of the yearly international juried exhibitions.  The American Watercolor Society is the oldest and most prestigious watercolor society in the world and members include the top watercolor artists in the world.  Getting into the exhibition once is fantastic- getting into… (more…)

Watercolor Workshops- Plein Air Painting & Photographing Artwork

June was an insane month- I hung my work at three solo exhibitions (Clayton Arts Center, Chef’s Palette Restaurant in Cary, NC, and Arts of the Albemarle Museum in Elizabeth City).   In addition, I taught two evening classes through Wake County Adult Education (Color Theory with Watercolor & Watercolor Loose and Fast). I also conducted two workshops- a Plein Air… (more…)