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"I Think I Can"

When I first saw the reference photo we were going to use for the most recent “Live Lesson” series at The Virtual Instructor, I was both excited and terrified. 708 more words

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Mind-Mapping

I am sitting here in my studio — the office area, obviously. It’s nice to have both office and studio in a single location rather than in two different rooms as was the case before we moved. 1,083 more words

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Faces of Summer

World Watercolor Month has now come to an end. I did not complete a watercolor each day. I didn’t even come close.

At the time WWM began, I had just started working on watercolor portraits, so I knew that’s what I wanted to do for the challenge. 332 more words

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Because I Can

I’ve been doing quite a bit of drawing recently, and I’ve come to a beautiful realization. I love to draw. I love opening my little art box, taking out different pencils, gathering up my blending tools, finding my eraser, and settling down for a bit of drawing time. 812 more words

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Nothing to It

I think painting is probably easy for some gifted artists. Through the art clubs I belong to, I know quite a few of those, and true enough, they seem to approach their drawing and painting with a “nothing to it” attitude. 301 more words

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Making a Mess

“Creativity means making a mess… and then cleaning it up.”

I don’t know where or when I first heard those words, but they’ve become a motto of sorts. 1,234 more words

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Finally Finished

I showed this painting before in its “nearly-finished” state. Since then, it’s been sitting on my drying shelf waiting for me to decide what to do with it. 149 more words

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