Technique Tuesday: Using Leaf

What is it? Metal leaf is the term for metal that has been hammered into very thin sheets. Gold leaf has been created and used for thousands of years as a decorative element in painting, sculpture, furniture, architecture, tapestry, jewelry, and more. Other metal leafs often seen as decorative elements are silver leaf and copper…

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Studio Selfie Saturday: Alejandro Rosemberg

Buenos dias! This Saturday on our Studio Selfie Saturday post, we’re featuring a wonderful figurative painter named Alejandro Rosemberg. A native of Argentina, Alejandro currently lives and works in Buenos Aires. With a great regard for the classical techniques of the Old Masters, Alejandro creates vivid, beautifully lit portraits and figurative works that never fail…

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Congratulations, ARC Winners!

The Art Renewal Center recently released the official list of winners and finalists for the International 2013/14 ARC Salon, and we were thrilled to see the names of many artists that Principle Gallery represents among the honorees! We wanted to take a moment today to congratulate all of the artists we’ve worked with whose work…

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New Works from Alejandro Rosemberg

Today we received a wonderful delivery at the gallery– two new works by Argentinean artist Alejandro Rosemberg! You may remember from our recent post that four paintings by Alejandro are being included at the exhibition at the Artnot Art Museum. These two works are further proof of Alejandro Rosemberg’s masterful ability to portray the human…

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Michael Mattice Live at the Principle

Originally posted on Redtree Times:
I just wanted to remind any readers in or near the DC area  that there is a free show in support of his new CD , Comin’ Home, from singer/songwriter Michael Mattice tomorrow night, Thursday July 11th, at the Principle Gallery in Alexandria.  It is a great chance to catch a…

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Congratulations International 2011-2012 ARC Salon Finalists!

Please join us in congratulating the following Principle Gallery artists that were selected as International 2011-2012 ARC Salon Finalists!!  So many talented individuals!  We are so very proud to represent them! They were chosen out of 2,100 entries from over 800 artists, which is a tremendous accomplishment! Here are some of the winning paintings:  …

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