We Love Drama! Why Black and White?

Do you feel like your paintings just fall flat? Our mind tells us the trees are green, the sky is blue, the clouds are white. So that is how we paint. Often leaving out value, dimension, light and shadows. It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see. Henry David Thoreau ThinkContinue reading “We Love Drama! Why Black and White?”

To Blend or Not to Blend

Sunsets and Sunrises | Lesson in Acrylic Paint Mixing Should you mix your colors flawlessly…gradually…perfectly? Or is it to better to let them be more chunky…layered…placing pieces of color upon pieces of color? Both are beautiful…both are right. I want to encourage you that the way you decide to blend your colors or not blendContinue reading “To Blend or Not to Blend”

My Favorite Art Supply Store

Since we have been spending so much time together playing with watercolor…I thought I would give you my connection for my favorite art store…plenty of watercolors to pick from! Get your supplies HERE For the Facebook Live daily tutorials I have been doing I use Crayola Educational Watercolor Pan Sets. ***Yes! I am an affiliateContinue reading “My Favorite Art Supply Store”

Where Do I Get My Supplies?

After YEARS of being asked this…after MUCH procrastination…after THINKING, “it’s just TOO hard!!”… 🎨🖌I FINALLY put together a QUICK list of my favorite painting supplies that I use in my classes! 🤗 ***discloser…I do receive a small compensation on sales through Dick Blick Art Supplies…BUT there is NO extra cost to you! 🛍So let’s goContinue reading “Where Do I Get My Supplies?”