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Michael Chesley Johnson
Professional painter and teacher, specializing in plein air landscapes and small-size workshops.
Professional painter and teacher, specializing in plein air landscapes and small-size workshops.
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Play to Your Strengths—and Forget Your Weaknesses?
I had a chemistry set similar to this when growing up. Way back when, I entered college as a biochemistry major.  Why?  Science was one of my strengths in high school.  I could grasp concepts faster than anyone, and I helped many a sad student who needed a ...
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My Article on Painting Snow -- and Painting IN the Snow!
The article in PleinAir Magazine.  Featured here are two paintings by Marc Dalessio.  (Digital screenshot, since I get only the digital version of the magazine.) My latest article, "What to Know About Painting Snow," appears in the current (Feb/Mar 2019) is...
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Grand Canyon Paintings
Over the years, I've painted many times at Grand Canyon National Park as an invited artist for the Grand Canyon Conservancy's Celebration of Art .  I've put together a page on my website with some of the more recent ones that you might enjoy.  These are all...
Grand Canyon Paintings
Grand Canyon Paintings
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My Love of Landscape - Part 12
My Love of Landscape - Part 12
My Love of Landscape - Part 12
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My Love of Landscape - Part 12
Part 12 of My Love of Landscape:  Move to Arizona Just Before Sundown 12x16 Oil (Cathedral Rock, Sedona AZ) (Missed the earlier installments?  Read them here .) We ended up spending winters in the Sedona area for nine or ten years.  I modelled my teaching p...
My Love of Landscape - Part 12
My Love of Landscape - Part 12
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My Love of Landscape - Part 11
My Love of Landscape - Part 11
My Love of Landscape - Part 11
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My Love of Landscape - Part 11
Friar's Bay, Sunrise (Haven't read the earlier installments?  Click here .) Research showed that, yes, I could apply for a work permit that would allow us to work and live on Campobello year-round, so long as there was no Canadian who could fill the job.  T...
My Love of Landscape - Part 11
My Love of Landscape - Part 11
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My Love of Landscape - Part 10
My Love of Landscape - Part 10
My Love of Landscape - Part 10
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My Love of Landscape - Part 10
Sunrise at Campobello 12x14 Oil - Available President Franklin & Eleanor Roosevelt's Cottage (For previous posts on "My Love of Landscape," click here ) I know I claimed my previous entry of " My Love of Landscape " would be my last, but enough readers seem...
My Love of Landscape - Part 10
My Love of Landscape - Part 10
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Guerrilla Painter 6x8 Thumbox: Very Portable for Oil Plein Air Painting
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