Mitchell Albala’s semi-abstract and atmospheric landscapes have been exhibited nationally and in Seattle at Lisa Harris Gallery. His book Landscape Painting: Essential Concepts and Techniques for Plein Air and Studio Practice, with 40,000 copies in print, is the best selling landscape painting book in the nation. Mitchell is also a dedicated workshop instructor at Gage Academy of Art in Seattle, Pacific NW Art School, and Daniel Smith Artist’s Materials. He led painting adventures in Italy in 2015 with Arte Umbria and in 2017 with Winslow Art Center. He has lectured on Impressionism and landscape painting at the Seattle Art Museum and written for International Artist and Artists & Illustrators magazines. In 2016 his work was profiled in the French arts magazine, Practique des Arts. His popular painting blog, which serves as a companion to his book, was awarded the #12 spot on’s Top 75 Painting Blogs.