Plein air painting means being prepared for just about anything. How one bad day of painting can yield growth.
Recently, I have noticed books, websites and podcasts for creative people about finding your authentic self – your true self. Reason being, if you can tap into that, your art-making… Read more What’s your story?… and why it matters! →
Sometimes, its good to not paint, and to simply learn.
Square panel paintings have become all the rage. I started a few years ago when I was doing daily paintings. Art history is filled with horizontal rectangular landscapes. It’s… Read more Selecting a format: Square or horizontal →
5 things you can do to make sure your art is finished!
With social media being the arbiter of all things these days, I have recently wondered if posting art really matters? Imagine if NO ONE ever saw your art. I recently… Read more Instagram became my mother. →
Being an artist requires superior decision-making skills. What should I make? How do I spend my time? Getting from idea to finished work is very rewarding. Ask any artist,… Read more Decisions, decisions…how to get stuff done! →
Because waking up or snoozing is the first decision of the day…