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Painting on Khadi Paper

I recently tried a new paper, 140lb Khadi Rough. The two paintings, above, are my first attempts to feel the paper and explore how it took the watercolor. 261 more words


What I learned from curbing smartphone distractions

This post summarizes tactics I have used to minimize smartphone distractions. These strategies help improve focus and mental well-being.

  1. Grayscale
  2. Block sites
  3. Delete apps…
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Personal Development

Fabric in Charcole

In a previous post I talked how much I love incorporating fabric into my art, or making it the subject matter. I am not sure why I love it so much, perhaps because it’s a classic subject, it gives the piece a rich feel, or because it’s so versatile. 103 more words

Original Art

Beauty in the Water + Next show

Trying my hand at grayscale photography.

Also, I’m set to appear at a Marvel-themed art show in Murrieta, Ca at the 8-Bit Brewing company on July 29, 6 pm – 11:00. 29 more words

Bannack Fine Art!

This past Friday my Comm 300 class went to Bannack Ghost Town in Montana. We got the opportunity to take some great shots! In this blog post, I’ll be showing you some of my favorite fine art shots! 14 more words


Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Anything that Flies

An egret flies back to its nest with a bit more ‘building’ material.

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Anything that Flies


Still life

I found this piece to be one of the more difficult drawings done in drawing 101.  There was no background for this still life, leaving the background open for students to have different views.   28 more words

Original Art