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Spring time poetry inspired watercolours, Hills Road Adult Ed. 11 May 2015

These watercolour paintings were inspired by Spring time themed writing or poetry.

With thanks to: Irene, George, Geoffrey, Fernando, Kelly, Tina and Catherine.

Beautiful paintings and really carefully mixed colours and the use of techniques, for example the wet on wet on the yellow and purple in the petals of the pansies. 42 more words

Art Classes

How to Paint an Old Barn: Steps 5-8

Here are the next steps in painting the above old barn painting (I decided to show the finished product first!)

Step 5: Adding More Details  255 more words

Oil Painting

6 Tips for a Low Cost Art Studio & Saving on Supplies

One might say it costs a lot of money to be an artist or painter – buying paint, materials, brushes, equipment, and the list goes on.   628 more words


Learn How to Paint a Bird - and Help Someone Deserving

I am trying to help my friend, Kai, raise funds to come to the U.S. and study for her master’s in social work. As mentioned previously, she is a victim of human trafficking, who is dedicating her career to helping others break free of this vicious cycle. 229 more words

Oil Painting

Art Topic: Losing Original Character

Something that I have noticed in my art pieces, is that if you are not careful, subtle changes over the course of painting and refining your picture can change the personality and flow of your characters. 87 more words

Some Of My Thoughts