Links to other websites
This site will fulfill many of your artistic "need to know(s)". It is a seductive site in that you may get lost in searching and reading and forget to paint.
The Artists' Network. An extremely important learning resource for artists.
Meet David Darrow. His site is amazing!
Here is an important site for the continuous learning of the painter.
Matthew Archambault has an excellent site on drawing...for serious learners.
FREE eBooks [truly free]
Perhaps eBook is a slight exaggeration...more like short essays...but a real treat.