Plein Air: Right from the Start

2019 edition, Downloadable PDF only


This small, 5.5 x 8.5, 24-page booklet is a quick-start guide to painting outdoors.

Downloadable pdf only.

2019 workshop participants will receive a free printed copy.


Demonstrations in Modern Impressionism

2014 Edition


Hardcover Book with Dust Jacket

There are no limits to the many ways we can paint with oils. Modern American Impressionist Lori Putnam demonstrates six of her most-often utilized methods.Images illustrate, step-by-step, her processes from critical thinking and preparation to expression and completion.

Read tips about color, value, paint application, treatment of edges, design, and more.

To improve your work through self-critique, you will learn what internal questions to ask along the way.

8x10. 48 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. Full color. © Lori Putnam, 2013. All Rights Reserved.

Available on Blurb and Amazon.