Today kicks off the first Q&A workshop of “Modern Masters Of Equine Art”, an online workshop Q&A sessions with some of the best equine artists today. With two Q&As each week with the likes of Tony O’Connor, Steven Lang, Steve Messenger and many others, this is sure to be several weeks full of equine art tips, techniques, marketing and more! This workshop will take place on the Facebook Group “Art Of The Horse“, run and hosted by The Flying Shetlands. All you have to do is join the group for free (if you are not a member yet!) and open the door to a world of equine art!
Steve Messenger is this week’s Master Artist. Today (Tuesday Sept. 12th 20017″#techniquetuesday”–each day has a theme/prompt), he will be answering your questions about all things graphite drawings and oil paintings. Then, on Saturday ( Sept. 15th “#superstarssaturday”) Steve will be back on to answer you questions about all things marketing. This is an equine artist’s dream come true!
How to bring your art to the next level:
- Join Art Of The Horse Facebook group (it’s free!) and read the group rules in the pinned post/description.
- The “Pinned Post” (first post you see in the group) will be about today’s Q&A artist-Steve Messenger. Each Q&A runs all day long, so there is no set time. This works great since we have members from around the world!
- Comment your question OR share a photo a painting/drawing to be critiqued by this week’s artist. Ask as many questions as you like, but one painting to be critiqued per person, please.
- SHARE with your art friends! This for geared for equine artists, but the info can be used across all subjects.
Info On Art Of The Horse:
Since the late summer of 2016, Art Of The Horse has grown from 2,000 members to 22,000 and has become the largest equine art community on Facebook. Each day brings in a whole new treasure trove of paintings, art and marketing advice and painting tips. With a herd of friendly, positive and helpful artists, you are sure to enjoy your time spent sharing your art and viewing other artists representation of our beloved animal–the horse!
Info on Master Artist Steve Messenger:
Currently creating his one of a kind paintings in his studio space in Philadelphia, PA, USA, Steve Messenger’s specialized art is available in galleries from the east to west cost in America. Steve Messenger’s interest in art started at a young age, and continued to grow through out his life. He went to the BFA University of the Arts and worked as a groom in a jumper barn before becoming a full time equestrian artist. To see more of his work, check out his FB page.