Rodjonesartist

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From Camera to Brush – Making the Transition From Photographer to Contemporary Abstract Painter, art commentary and inspiration.


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  • Rod Jones Art Studio Blog http://www.rodjonesartistblog.com/

    From Camera to Brush – Making the Transition From Photographer to Contemporary Abstract Painter, art commentary and inspiration.

LATEST ARTICLES ( 110 )

  • Conductor Using A Baton in a Stravinsky’s Firebird Symphony

    Conductor’s Baton Oil on Canvas Tap,Tap,Tap… do I have your attention? So let’s begin, start in the beginning of the third movement The cello’s need to be more... Read more

    Posted on 06 December 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • I Think You Are Great

    Without trying to sound like Fred McFeely Rogers  AKA Mr. Rodgers Which would not be bad… I want to say that there’s a formidable number of brilliantly... Read more

    Posted on 04 December 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • How I Create

    In a recent article posted on Medium Jerry Saltz the Senior Art Critic for New York Magazine, stated that artists need to be authentic. Especially when... Read more

    Posted on 04 December 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Giverny Stream

    Painting is the art of imaginary bliss. Monet created a blissful garden which was to his delight  A never ending source of inspiration. Read more

    Posted on 29 November 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Cyber Monday Promotion

    You can find a selection of posters created from my original artworks on Amazon. They are priced for Cyber Monday. If you don’t see a particular work of art tha... Read more

    Posted on 25 November 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • 12:15

    Oil on Canvas This painting entitled  “12:15” is as much about theoretical thinking as it is about the paradigm shift in current art thinking. Read more

    Posted on 20 November 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Odyssey

    Oil on Canvas Painting or creating is a long and more often than not an emotional odyssey. The loss of innocence and the forever occurring demands of outside... Read more

    Posted on 15 November 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Disintegration of Play

    Oil on Canvas Enlivened by disintegration or who knows what’s behind the slivered drapery… Perhaps a monolithic organization that is disintegrating because... Read more

    Posted on 09 November 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Edentical World

    Size (h w d): 36 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: oil on canvas When authentic pieces of Abstract art makes its debut it’s new to the eyes of the world or at least to the... Read more

    Posted on 31 October 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • My Sin

    Size (h w d): 36 x 24 x 0.75 in Medium: oil on canvas Provocatively named, this painting conjures up a playful mystery, it’s  slightly intense and held... Read more

    Posted on 17 October 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Vigorocity

    Size: 24” x 30” x 1.5” Oil on Canvas Art can be a vicarious experience perhaps more for the viewer than the artist that created it. Art triggers relatable... Read more

    Posted on 13 October 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Quarry

    Size: 24” x 30” x 1.5” Oil on Canvas After the creation of this painting I found myself thinking of the movie Fountainhead from the book by Ayn Rand,... Read more

    Posted on 07 October 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Winds of Fall

    Size (h w d): 24 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: For me…”It’s the most wonderful time of the year”. Fall…Fall…Fall…in the mountains. Read more

    Posted on 26 September 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Frost Works

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas “This painting has a lot of subtleties that can only be seen in person. Most of Rod’s artworks are always... Read more

    Posted on 26 September 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Caravans

    https://rodjonesartist.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/IMG_0015.mp4 Caravans 24” x 36” oil on canvas Most artists love to expound upon the fact that they go... Read more

    Posted on 06 September 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Spring Arrives

    Size (h w d): 40 x 30 x 1.5 in Medium: oil on canvas Description: As we feel Fall is rapidly approaching, I for one will long for a repeat of the wonderful... Read more

    Posted on 30 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Rod Jones Artist Studio

    https://rodjonesartist.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/IMG_0380-1.mp4 When it comes to an artist’s studio I am proud to say my brushes and I have been eagerly... Read more

    Posted on 20 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • I Spy and So Can You

    https://rodjonesartist.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/IMG_0370.mp4 Sometimes an intimate detail of a painting in motion captivates the mind’s eye. Read more

    Posted on 20 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Art Triumphs Where Memory Fails

    One ​night ​when ​I ​was ​walking ​down ​the ​Champ ​Elysees ​I ​looked ​up ​at ​the ​Arc de ​Triomphe. Witnessing ​various ​people ​and ​I ​suspect ​many... Read more

    Posted on 08 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Candy Devonchensey

    Size (h w d): 36 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description:  An unusual name for a painting perhaps…but there is a bit of a back story here. Everyone... Read more

    Posted on 01 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE