Superbowl Painting Advertisement  —  My 5 Best Paintings of 2018

Each Week I choose a best painting of the week. These are the picks for the last 5 weeks. The Superbowl is such a great event for advertisers that I am hoping to take advantage of possible searches. Superbowl Artwork by Digital Painter Joel Bowers of RisingRims.com Kaleidoscope prints 23″x15″ or smaller on any medium “Meteoric”…

Happy Valentine Offering

Some Recent Rising Rims Paintings for your enjoyment. Ten Thousand Things 31 x 40 inches or smaller, Fence Hole Visions 31 x 40 inches or smaller Heaven Insight 21 x 37 inches or smaller, Departure of Depression 24 x 30 inches or smaller Double Puzzle 26 x 40 inches or smaller, Towering Free Valentine 17 x 21…

February 7 Paintings Review

The above all have a common element. Most of my paintings are combinations of multiple layers. Each was a draft painting on it’s own, but not judged interesting enough to stand on it’s own. I combine drafts into composite paintings using different blending techniques and different layer ordering and some other tricks to create thes…

Purples, Blues and Reds Overdone?

The paintings I am posting today are heavy into saturated Reds, Blues, and Purples. I like the compositions but hate to have too much of the look alike pieces showing all at once. I thrive on variety. I would love to find a piece of software that can analyze a digital painting and categorize it…

Subscription Art Images Solves the Blank Wall Low Budget Problem

  Announcing the opening of my Best of January online Gallery Show. Each month I select what I think are the best images of the month. This month I chose 39 paintings (about 17%) to highlight. As you noted from the previous post, viewers and I do not agree on what constitutes my best paintings….

Viewer’s Choice Paintings

Artist Choice vs Viewers Choice I create a gallery of my favorite paintings at the end of each month showing my favorites for the month. The odd thing is that you all have different preferrences than I do. And no ten of you will probably agree on which amoung 10 paintins is your favorite. Today…

Why It Is Hard For Me To Gain Followers

Most other artists that I follow have a recognizable style. People find something they like and can expect to like the following posts of the same artist. While I make a conscious effort at this stage of my art exploration to keep changing the types of things that I present. With my work, you may…

Saturday Matinee Slide Show

While none of these might stand the test of being observed and studied closely, I find them quite pleasurable to look at for a short moment in a slide show. 4229 Loving 4230 String Bass 4231 Diamonds in the Rough 4232 Pallet Plaything 4233 Matrix Overbearing 4234 Dogs World [4229 Loving] the purple and blue…

I Love These Slide Show Overviews

The slide show view gives you a good chance to see a lot more of my paintings without spending too much of your time. If one of these catches your interest and you want to observe it in larger scale or for a longer time, these are always the first to show when you view…

Some Eye Candy for Today

I have been neglecting this blog in favor of a couple others. I am considering posting here more frequently, but still struggling with a social media posting plan. Joel Bowers is a digital artist publishing daily to his http://www.risingrims.com Web site and to social media such as instagram.com/risingAbstracts, facebook.com/joelmbowers ,jmba.wordpress.com, twitter.com/jmbisdoing, medium.com/@risingrims Are you interested in…

Glitterary

This is GLITTERARY, my favorite painting of the day, the week, the year, and possibly my career! You can read more about coming up with the Glitterary title on my Medium.com blog. You can see the rest of todays efforts in my weekly gallery which contains all of the 40 plus paintings created this week. Todays…

Curation Conundrums (Best of Jan 2018)

It is getting close to the end of the month and time to start picking the best of the month show. Previously I chose the best from each day. That creates too many images for most viewers to appreciate. This month I am going to try something different to weed out the better quality images…