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down to the wire

Soon I’m taking more new artwork to the Caplan Art Designs gallery. I’ve put the hanging wire on the backs of the latest 3 new works and as I worked I thought of various things I’ve learned, over the past umpteen years as a professional artist, about prepping artwork for display and delivery. 390 more words

Sue Clancy

Fearless Friday, Lobster Buoy Love

I haven’t had any time to paint these past few weeks, with house guests and traveling, so today’s painting is one I did a month or so ago, to finish the… 275 more words

Home Decor

Bubble Technique

As an art teacher, we have the greatest career choice. We are already artists, so we create. Where else can you do what you love all day? 287 more words

Deep winter - a lesson in colour

Yesterday morning the light in the back room surprised me so much I thought the neighbours must have cut a tree down. But it was just winter and the leafless limbs were letting the low sun in and I was happily home to appreciate at it. 214 more words


A 'How To' Channel...

**Budding artists, or anyone who feels they can learn something from me**

I’m thinking of launching a ‘How To’ Youtube channel, any content ideas?

Aaron Pocock

The Power of Paint Compels You

What is it about art materials that makes me all weak in the knees?   A perfect day for me could look something like this: poring over online art catalogs and comparing the translucence of various versions of Burnt Sienna. 647 more words

Art History

Today's Palette

Green Beetle. A chrome green hue with yellow thoughts.