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What Does a Successful Artist Look Like?

As artist, we all say it, we inspire to be it. If asked “ as an artist what do you hope to accomplish’? We want to be a successful artist. 312 more words

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A House for Dreaming Big Dreams

Greetings, My Lovelies :-)

Happy Almost-Friday!  I’ve decided to share with you another new art piece that I’m excited about.  This piece helped fuel my inspiration and basically makes me happy every time I look at it.   182 more words


Hills Road Adult Ed Watercolour, Paint like Turner! 25.4.16

Thank you to: Catherine, Kelly, Barbara, George, Geoffrey, Helen,  for these watercolour paintings that were inspired by the rather genius JMW Turner himself…

Looking at texture, brushwork, limited palette and movement. 8 more words

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The Blue Lady

Every now and then, I like to get back to basics and do a proper study.  Since most of the paintings that I have planned center on portraits of women wearing late 60’s – early 70’s clothing, an image from my copy of… 195 more words

Artistic Journey

What to do when you read about an art exhibit that's already over

In many newspapers, the articles on art exhibits are published when the exhibit is already over. This is such a shame because art exhibits are places that people can go to, so it would be nice to inform the public about them during their run. 274 more words

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What to do if you missed the opening of that awesome art exhibit

You heard about an interesting art exhibit. Let’s say the opening is on April 18, but shoot, you can’t make it because of one thing or another. 211 more words

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Getting to know an Artist’s Brush

The paintbrush is the artist’s tool. In essence they are the tools of their trade. They are as important to an artist as an instrument is to a musician.  728 more words

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