This is the first artwork for the Gift-Giving Saga as promised! My grandmother lives in New York and loves wildflowers. The research for this first painting was very simple and consisted of me doing internet searches for pictures on fields of wild flowers in New York.Read More
The gift-giving holidays are quickly approaching, and during this gift-giving saga of my life, you will see the brainstorming and planning, collecting and prepping, and project creation for each project I make for my family and friends!Read More
In our last lesson we chopped apart the photo above into two main parts, the sky and the mountain range. Now that we have painted the clouds, it is time to add in the earth below…Read More
As you walk down the paint aisle at your local craft store, you see brands ranging from $0.99 per bottle to $15.99+ per tube! What are the differences in these brands and how can I determine what I NEED for my specific project? I am so glad you asked…Read More
It is easy to get bagged down with the thought of, “So, where do I start?” when looking at a picture like this. There are several “layers” that we will need to build as we progress through. I hope you are thinking of an onion when I say layers because that is EXACTLY what I mean!…Read More
If you have found your way here, it is probably because you want to start making art but you do not have the money to buy the materials.
Paints, canvases, brushes, and even the "recommended" drawing pencils and paper can really take a chunk out of our paychecks.
If you are just starting out with art making…Read More