Dorothy Fagan

5 PHOTOS that will Change the Way You Look at Life: Rising UP

copyright 2019 Dorothy Fagan all rights reserved
Walls or portals? Which do you see? The way we look at things colors everything ...
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/ Artist Eye, Italy

Autumn Sunday in Lucca, Italy ~ Painting Plein Air

Autumn Sunday in Lucca, Italy ~ Painting Plein Air
So thrilled to see this watercolor on it's way to a happy new home! It always inspires me to paint when someone takes the time to tell me how much ...
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/ Italy, Sketchbook, Traveler

A Poem that Came True ~ Writing Dreams is NOT Child’s Play

Joy's Garden Salon
So inspired today! The first day of spring is inspiring enough in itself. This year more so, as today is my 25th wedding anniversary! In the garden at the Hermitage ...
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/ In Your Dreams!, MEME, WRITING

100 Contemporary Expressionists

Contemporary Expressionists
Get Featured as one of 100 Contemporary Expressionist Artists Discover how expressionist ideas can help everyone in today's emotional world. Show Your Art. Share Your Artistry. Link Your Website Learn ...
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[Video] What’s the Tempo of a Drawing? ~ George Condo

George Condo Interview: The Way I Think
How does an artist feel the tempo of a drawing? Is there a relationship to music? Learn how one contemporary expressionist artist uses tempo to approach drawing. George Condo Interview ...
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/ Contemporary Expressionism

5 Doorway Photos to Lift Your Spirits [Portals of Italy]

5 Doorway Photos to Lift Your Spirits [Portals of Italy]
Venice, Italy Dorothy Fagan What caught my eye is vibrant color. Color takes my breath away. In that singular breath, we are transported through a portal. Vermillion Portal Portals I ...
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/ Artist Eye, Italy, Tuscany

How it FEELS to be Enchanted [VIDEO +10 Paintings] Positano Italy

Painting Positano ~ the Enchanted Sea
A year later, these 10 photos of my painting Positano day surprise me. I did not expect to rethink my best judgement. What do you think? ...
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Be Inspired by Abstract Expressionist Francis Glenat [VIDEO]

A la rencontre de... Francis Glénat, Artiste Peintre
Fascinated with the way this artist moves paint. My emotions move with him ~ as if he is pulling emotions deep inside me out with every stroke. Watch and see ...
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Dorothy’s Sketchbook Sorrento Watercolors [Part 1]

Dorothy's Sketchbook Sorrento Watercolors [Part 1]
Solving my fears of travelling alone opened a portal to many gifts unseen. It seems we are quick to focus on the buts. Listing all the risks and reasons a ...
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/ Italy, Sketchbook, Sorrento

Artist’s Eye: 50 Painters’ View of the World

artist eye
Venice, Italy Dorothy Fagan What caught my eye is vibrant color. Color is the thing for me. Yet travelling these past five years has been transformative to me and my ...
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/ Artist Eye, Italy, Venice

10 Beautiful Inviting Color Ideas | Art Spring 2019

10 Beautiful Inviting Color Ideas | Art Spring 2019
Lush Floral and Colorful Landscape Paintings Balance Warm & Cool Colors to create an Inviting Dining Room ...
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/ Art Home Decor, Oh My! Color, STYLE

VIDEO Emotional Painting Clouds, Sunsets & the Scream

Emotional Painting, Clouds Hopes & Dreams
Did painting emotional colors help Edvard Munch heal from mental illness? The Scream is such an iconic painting ~ but what's the real story behind it? ...
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/ CREATIVITY, Emotional Painting

Emotional Pastel Colors from Pure Earth Pigments

Dorothy Fagan pastel copyright 2019 All Rights Reserved, pastels
You probably don't know this about me, but my primary painting medium was pastels for 25 years ...
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/ Oh My! Color, pastels

Spring Colors 2019

Spring Colors 2019
Inspired by my sister-in-law's backyard garden on the James River, my spring colors 2019 feel soothing ...
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/ Art Home Decor, Backyard Gardens

Peek in my Watercolor Sketchbook

watercolor sketchbook
A few small watercolors from my Italy sketchbook feel laid back ~ Italian style ...
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/ CREATIVITY, Sketchbook

7 Skies to WOW! you Inner Color Genie [Photos] Inspiration for Color Lovers

color inspiration
Oh my WOW! Colors ~ Life is too short for drab colors. Here are 7 of my favorites ...
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/ Chesapeake, In the Marsh, Oh My! Color
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Loro Ciuffenna, Italy When I took these photos, I had just arrived in Italy for the first time. I didn't...

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Joy's Garden Salon | a modern day art salon

Joy's Garden Salon | a modern day art salon

Joy's Garden Salon | a modern day art salon