Brad Blackman - The Battle of Hoth, acrylic on canvas, 2015. 14 x 11 inches

Fine Art Paintings by Brad Blackman, Nashville Artist

Exploring man’s mortality and search for peace, Brad Blackman paints urban landscapes and abstract-realist compositions. This uniquely evolving body of abstract-realist work has been seen in places as diverse as his native Nashville and Florence, Italy.

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Recent Work

Brad Blackman - The Battle of Hoth, acrylic on canvas, 2015. 14 x 11 inches

The Battle of Hoth

acrylic on canvas. 14 x 11 inches - Prints $70

Brad Blackman - Ireland, acrylic on canvas, 2015. 12 x 12 inches

Ireland

acrylic on canvas, 12 x 12 inches. 2015 - $259

Black Submarines, painted by Greg and Brad Blackman, February 2015

Black Submarines

acrylic on canvas, 12 x 12 inches. 2015 - $259 (value)

Brad Blackman Echo of a Distant Tide 2014

Echo of a Distant Tide

acrylic on canvas, 12 x 12 inches. 2014 - Original $259 - Prints $70.50

Blog Posts

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Blue + Red + Yellow: How I Paint with Primary Colors

You can paint anything with just blue, red, and yellow. But which blue, red, and yellow will you use? Here are my choices.

Brad Blackman - The Battle of Hoth, acrylic on canvas, 2015. 14 x 11 inches

New Painting Video: The Battle of Hoth (Star Wars)

A long, long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away… an artist painted the battle scene from Hoth from Star Wars.

No matter what style or medium you work with, these 3 skills will improve your painting: drawing, composition, and using color.

Do You Want to Get Better at Painting? Master These 3 Skills

No matter what style or medium you work with, these 3 skills will improve your painting: drawing, composition, and using color.

What's Your Color Signature?

What’s Your Color Signature?

Yves Klein. Titian. Van Gogh. They all have signature colors. Me? Cerulean Blue. But not always.

Creating an ideal week: an update

The Ideal Week: An Update (June 2015)

If you want to achieve goals, you need to arrange your schedule in such a way that helps you get there. Here’s how I recently remodeled mine.

Survive Mobilegeddon by making your art blog mobile-friendly

Survive Mobilegeddon: Make your Art Blog Mobile-Friendly

In late April 2015, Google began penalizing sites for not being mobile-friendly. Here’s how to get your own art blog up to speed.

Three Ways to Structure Your Blog Posts for More Engagement

Three ways to structure your blog posts for more engagement

Having trouble figuring out how to write engaging posts about your art on your blog? Here are 3 different structures you can try.