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A Different Palette!

In my last post I mentioned I have a Schmincke palette.  Last Fall I went to Germany to visit my son.  While we were there we visited Boesner, an art supply store that looks like Dick Blicks but with some very different supplies.  309 more words


On Alki with Don

It was a full workshop with Don Colley at Daniel Smith today.  In a surprise twist, we went to Alki Beach instead of staying at the store.  172 more words


Vendor Day

Saturday was Daniel Smith Seattle store (“the mothership”) Vendor Day.  A long list of art supply companies had tables set up with product information and demonstrations.  85 more words


Three Days with Jane

Jane Blundell is an Australian artist and Urban Sketcher correspondent.  She’s been teaching at Daniel Smith this week and I took her second 2 day workshop.  233 more words


Color Wheel of my Watercolors

I decided to sit down and do a small color wheel of the currently 5 colors in my watercolor palette.

Some notes:

  • M. Graham is a great brand, but the watercolors never dry in pans (probably due to their humectant) so they will never dry to cakes in pans.
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Daily Life

Stab Journals

I spent another day at Daniel Smith Seattle in Janice Berkebile’s Stab Journal Workshop.  Her programs are always so much fun.  There were 6 of us in the small classroom and we had a good time together. 80 more words


Playing with palette

Jodi Steele hosted a demo to play with Daniel Smith watercolors.  She provided the dot cards with all the pigment choices and made some suggestions.  174 more words