Tag Archives: west chelsea

Painting on A Colored Ground

How to Create Color Contrast

Here’s a brief introduction to color contrast. Feel free to ping me with any comments or questions.

Spanish Pallette – Intro to Painting

Greg Kessler demonstrates how to create a Spanish Pallette in these simple to follow steps. Details on private lessons can be found here. Click below to watch:

Student Work

Student work

This is one of my students’ oil painting in progress.

Stages of Chimera

Often I get asked how I create a painting. Here are stages of Chimera and my creative process:



Greg Kessler’s Oil Paintings and Panels Featured in West Chelsea Open Studio

Greg Kessler's Oil Paintings and Panels Featured in West Chelsea Open Studio

West Chelsea Open Studio May 10-11 2014


Bathing Beauty in Finished Form

Bathing Beauty in Finished Form

Figurative oil painting