Mallery Jane

  • 2 Tips for Finding Your Art Style Faster

      I wanted to talk about a very juicy topic in the art world, how to find your art style. I was recently asked this question and did a whole YouTu...
  • Top 5 Painting Books for the Landscape

      Recently I've been getting asked what my favorite art books are. Anyone else loves books and always searching Amazon for their next buy?! (Hope...
  • My Creative Process, from Inspiration, to Sketch, to a Final Painting

    Over the last two years, I've finally figured out a system I like to use when creating a new painting. Having a process for making art will help...
  • This is Why Color Theory is SO Important in Painting

    Learn why Color Theory and Complementary Colors are so important to creating Contrast, Intensity and Shadows in your painting.
  • #1 Drawing Tip for Beginners

    Learning to draw is really about learning to see in a completely different way than we usually do. Let's go through how an artist would see and draw a Bison from start to finish in 10 steps! 
  • Sketching While You Travel

    Sketching while you travel can be difficult and is usually not always convenient. Some of the biggest reasons not to draw while on a trip is often:

    -How much time you have at the location

    -Weather (have the correct sketchbook)

    -Finding a secluded spot

    I want to share how I tackled all three of these while traveling to Banff this past June!

  • My #1 Tip that Will Improve Your Landscape Paintings Right NOW

    Learn what my #1 tip is for landscape painters and the THREE TIPS for building a BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPE PAINTING!
  • How to: Make a DIY Paint Palette for Acrylics

    Learn how to make a DIY Paint Palette for acrylics that help keep your paints moist so they won't dry out as fast!