Barry John Raybould
  • Male
  • Licciana Nardi, Xiamen China
  • Italy

Barry John Raybould's Friends

  • Bonnie Kent
  • Tatyana Fogarty
  • Tonya Zenin

Gifts Received


Barry John Raybould has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift


Barry John Raybould's Page

Latest Activity

Linda Snider-Ward liked Barry John Raybould's blog post Sun streaming through window
14 hours ago

Barry John Raybould's blog post was featured

Sun streaming through window

Painted this live in my friend's studio:See More
May 19

Barry John Raybould posted a blog post

Sun streaming through window

Painted this live in my friend's studio:See More
May 19

Barry John Raybould's Artwork

  • Add Artwork
  • View All

Comment Wall (3 comments)

You need to be a member of California Plein Air Painters to add comments!

Join California Plein Air Painters

At 9:59am on April 18, 2017, Bonnie Kent said…

I'd be happy to send you a little blurb for your newsletter. I'm thankful for all the good information in the program. Whenever I've told people about the VAA program they get excited about the platform. I've had several friends join and it's always fun to talk about it.

At 7:44am on April 3, 2017, Bonnie Kent said…

Hello Barry, I loved your Virtual Art Academy course! You provided a strong structured foundation of exceptional content. Has it helped me? Absolutely!  I am painting full time with focus on the principles learned. Recently I was awarded first place in a "Site to Studio" exhibit with Plein Air Artists of Riverside. Currently I'm working on a large body of work for a solo show this Oct/Nov. Also working on pieces for Oil Painters of America, and California Art Club.  I am very grateful to have had access to your course!  Love seeing all your beautiful work and look forward to seeing more. Enjoy China!

At 11:15am on January 15, 2014, Tonya Zenin said…

Welcome to our group Barry!

Barry John Raybould's Blog

Sun streaming through window

Posted on May 19, 2019 at 2:03am 0 Comments

Painted this live in my friend's studio:


Posted on August 30, 2017 at 3:08am 0 Comments

I am experimenting with a technique of creating the imprimatura on the canvas 'as you go' rather…


Sichuan 80cm x 60cm - Oil on Linen

Posted on April 5, 2017 at 6:03am 0 Comments

This is a rather large painting (for plain air work) that I did in a village in Sichuan, China called Liujiang. It is 80cm x 60cm - Oil on Linen. Lijiang is a pretty village by a river with very old traditional Chinese buildings. Now it is a tourist destination. In the rain, the umbrellas of the tourists and their reflections make for some interesting painting ideas. I huddled under the eaves of one of the shops to paint this picture to keep out of the…


Plein Air Setup for Large Canvases

Posted on December 1, 2016 at 2:00am 0 Comments

The Take It Easel is a Gloucester-style easel that was used in the Gloucester, Massachetts area in the early part of the 20th century. It is ideally suited for working on large canvases outdoors. It is flexible enough to also let you work on small canvases.

With the help of a carpenter in China, I made a large palette that I could use with this easel, which gives me the largest workspace possible.

I can also use it as a board to attach loose linen to, when I need to keep the weight…


Latest Activity

Tonya Zenin posted a blog post

Carmel Paintout 2018

Happy Holidays to you and your loved ones! Wishing you lots of success in your art careers, stay inspired and never stop learning!I finally got the time to post some pictures from the paintout in November. Great time with great people. Hope we'll do it again in 2019! And don't forget to post images of your paintings. …See More
Dec 22, 2018
Tonya Zenin posted events
Oct 23, 2018
Tonya Zenin posted artwork
Jun 3, 2018
Director, Signature Services posted a page
Oct 21, 2017
Tonya Zenin posted an event

CPAP Paintout at Carmel

November 11, 2017 at 9am to November 12, 2017 at 6pm
All members are invited to participate in this 2-day paintout!This is not a competition or workshop, there is no fee. Just show up with your art supplies to paint and have fun.On Saturday lets paint at Point Lobos park. Come at any time you can, I'll try to be there by 9am. Bring lunch, we will have a group picnic around 1pm at the picnic area next to China Cove.Dinner on Saturday at 6:30 pm at Rio Grill. Address: 101 Crossroads Boulevard, Carmel, CA 93923 ph: (831) 625-5436Catherine Fasciato…See More
Oct 20, 2017
Tonya Zenin posted a page
Oct 2, 2017
Tonya Zenin posted a status
"Call for Signature Members:…"
Jul 20, 2017
Tonya Zenin posted a page
May 9, 2017



California Plein Air Artists is a network of artists painting outdoors. Here you can connect with other artists and showcase your work.

© 2019   Created by Tonya Zenin.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service