If you’re on Instagram, you’ve no doubt gotten a glimpse into the lives of your friends, acquaintances, and maybe a few celebrities too. But if they’re the only people you follow, you’re missing out.  To get some creative motivation, think about following these one-of-a-kind artists on Instagram. Not only will you be filling your Instagram feed with continuously positive images, but you’ll also have the opportunity to get tips and techniques for painting!

Instagram is packed with some of the best contemporary artists, who upload their Instagram-filtered work for the public to consume. We think you’ll find these artists’ accounts to be more attractive than your cousin’s photos of food or your college friend’s concert pics. These artists are providing you images that are both eye-opening and inspiring.

@carolynj

Carolyn Gavin paints using bright colors and happy designs. Her preferred medium seems to be watercolor and pen & ink.

She also uploads short videos of her painting methods from start to finish. What a beautiful way to discover and learn!


@lisasolomon

Lisa Solomon is an ambitious artist and enjoys teaching others in the arts. Her Instagram feed is full of unexpected treasures, from crochet projects to street scenes.

Follow Lisa for refreshing and inspiring yet down-to-earth images.

 

@paulferney

Paul Ferney is an artist who paints in the oil medium, often creating landscapes and romantic portraits.

Follow Paul to discover how to transfer his oil painting techniques to your next acrylic painting class at Come Paint With Us!

 

@parimastudio
Patricia Vargas is an acrylic and digital media painter. She creates dreamy abstracts that are both soft and sophisticated.  

Patricia posts lots of close-up photos of her compositions as they’re in the development phase. She also uploads her finished pieces framed in their buyers’ homes.

 

P.S. Come Paint With Us is on Instagram too! Follow @comepaintwithus to see gorgeous paintings from our artist instructors, and to get info on upcoming classes and specials!

Instagram.com/ComePaintWithUs