Mitchell Albala is the author of Landscape Painting: Essential Concepts and Techniques for Plein Air and Studio Practice (Watson-Guptill, 2009). A respected teaching artist for more than 25 years, he also teaches at Gage Academy of Art in Seattle, ArtEast, Winslow Art Center and in 2015 Arte Umbria in Italy. He has lectured at the Seattle Art Museum and written for International Artist and Artists & Illustrators magazines. He hosts an educational blog and is represented by Lisa Harris Gallery. See his work at mitchalbala.com.
Link to Mitch’s book: http://blog.mitchalbala.com/landscape-painting-the-book/
Link to Mitch’s blog: http://blog.mitchalbala.com/blog/