Brad Blackman - Morning Mist. acrylic on canvas, 22 x 24 inches. 2015

Abstract Fine Art Paintings by Brad Blackman, Nashville Artist

I would love to work with you closely to create something unique.Exploring man’s mortality and search for peace, Brad Blackman paints abstract-realist landscapes and compositions.

This uniquely evolving body of work has been seen in places as diverse as his native Nashville and Florence, Italy.

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Recent Work

Brad Blackman - Morning Mist. acrylic on canvas, 22 x 24 inches. 2015

Morning Mist

acrylic on canvas. 20 x 24 inches - Prints start at $90

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 - Original $259 - Prints $70

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

Black Submarines

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

Blog Posts

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Where Do I Find Painting Inspiration Right Now?

Everywhere I turn, I find painting inspiration that gets me fired up and ready to get back into the studio. Here are six things that inspire me.

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How to Make Art with a Day Job

Having a full-time day job makes it difficult to find the time and energy to make art. Here’s how to make it work: by finding time and being disciplined.

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Why I Am an Artist

Sometimes the question “why are you creative” nags at me. I think for me it’s part nature, part nurture. I’m deaf, but grew up in a creative family.

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Gearing Up for the August Art Crawl

For the August 2016 First Saturday Art Crawl, I developed nine canvases at once. It turned out to be easier and more fun than I expected.

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What I Learned from a Bad Painting

Sometimes a painting goes wrong every step of the way. That’s when you need to step back and reconsider your process.

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4 Reasons Your Art Is Not Selling

I’ve found 4 factors that influence your art sales: style, inventory, fame, and price.

Comparing my painting from 2004 to 2016. The colors and details are different, but the overall forms are similar.

What Does My Past Say About My Future?

If you want to know the direction of your future, you have to know your past. So I’m comparing what I painted 10+ years ago with what I am painting now.