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Artful Thursday - first painting class

I’m so excited because I started my first painting class!

The one I’m taking is an online 5 week course from Flora Bowley called Bloom True… 119 more words

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My Favorite Description of the Creative Process

The following passage is from the novel “Augustus” by John Williams.

“Some years ago my friend Horace described to me the way he made a poem. 254 more words


Paint Now, Add Title Later

Today’s watercolor experiment:

I followed my, by now, standard process of starting with a blank watercolor block, adding liquid frisket, or masking fluid and shaking and shimmying (the paper) until I am satisfied with the design. 432 more words

Personal Stories

How Long Did It Take to Paint That?

Many times I’ve been asked, “How long did it take you to paint that?”  Wow – such a hard question to answer. But I thought I would tackle it. 354 more words


Paintings from a Workshop

The Arizona Renaissance Art Guild had a workshop with Frank Covino in April this year, 2015, and since we plan on another one later this November, I thought I would post these paintings for everyone to see some of the processes and quality of work generated.  90 more words

Classical Academic System

Rainbow Hues

We have already “hammered away” at the importance of Value, so this is a good time to introduce the set of terms devised by Munsell, that help us discuss and reproduce color: 376 more words

Painting Process

South Shore Style TV Interview!

Had to share that my first TV interview for South Shore Style TV is now being aired on SCTV (Channel 8 for all you Scituate folks!). 171 more words