Cool Stuff

"Stuff" is such an unimaginative, fleetingly faddish word to use in a boundless literary world of precise nouns and rich adjectives. Reason enough to use it.

Which reminds me of the funniest collection of "bad analogies" I've ever read. )

Demos and other videos at "The Creative Palette with Karl Eric Leitzel" on YouTube here

Do you have a business with a budget for office decorating? Why not consider buying original art instead of reproductions to enhance your public spaces and executive offices? Because of the high cost of properly framing reproductions behind glass, you will find that my original oils and acrylics are often not much more expensive, and you will be investing in something with more intrinsic long-term value. To see some examples of work that is now hanging in the offices of corporate clients, click here.


• Ruminations on Art and Painting

Follow "A Little Daily Painting by Karl Eric Leitzel" on Facebook here.

Clouds– an essay


• Art Organizations

Landscape Artists International (Founder and Director)

Oil Painters of America (Artist Associate Member)

American Impressionist Society  (Artist Member)

International Plein Air Painters (Signature Member)

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania  (Artist Member)

Farmland Preservation Artists of Central Pennsylvania (Artist Member)

The Painter's Keys Community for Artists (listed)

An online artists' community by renowned Canadian artist Robert Genn. Includes an extensive artist directory that has a no-cost basic level.

Mid-Atlantic Plein Air Painters Association


• Galleries and Other Places to View Art

Arte Comunicarte   An international listing for many art forms, well organized. (listed)

Fine Art America   A great new interactive site for artists, collectors, and galleries. Automated and searchable. (listed)


Agora Gallery Logo

contemporary fine art gallery established 1984. Art consulting services to private and corporate art collectors are provided. Locations in the SoHo and Chelsea art districts. Exhibiting painting, drawing, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Artist portfolios are reviewed. The sponsor of the Chelsea International Fine Art Competition.


The Saatchi Gallery Online



• My Art Supply Sources

Dick Blick Art Materials

Jerry's Artarama


• Quality Web Design for Artists

Byrne Studios

Some of My Favorite Contemporary Artists' Websites

Ken Bushe (Scotland)

John Ebersberger

C. W. Mundy


• Independent Musicians

Susan Greenbaum  Richmond, Virginia. Energetic and poetic. Unique folk/rock mix.







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page last updated 3/24/2014