Hey there! The time has come for my facelift!.. well not me personally, but my website of course. I'm hoping it will be less painful than an actual facelift but since I'm not a web design expert I'm going to leave myself a little room for error. If you don't know what I'm rambling about, I … Continue reading Time For My Facelift!
Working to perfect your skills as an artist is a challenge. Trying to find a way to do that on your own with challenging subject matter, the support of a group of international artists of all skill levels and for FREE... is quite another. The COLORED PENCIL Magazine monthly challenge has been a significant part … Continue reading Even Good Things Must Come to an End
Hey Everyone, As the title of this blog post suggests, I'm making some changes. Don't worry it's nothing crazy, but with a new year comes a fresh perspective and time to try some new things. Some of these changes are going to effect my blog and website and others will be the work I'm creating. … Continue reading I’ve Decided to Make Some Changes
Hey Everyone! I've recently been trying out some new products and thought I would share one that immediately became my favorite. Before I jump into it though, I have an announcement. Starting in January 2017 the My Fave Monday section will be called Awesome Artist Tools. All of my previous articles will still be available by clicking on … Continue reading Faber-Castell Albrecht Dürer Watercolor Pencil Review
There’s always someone better than you…. artistically speaking. I’m going to admit something I don’t often out loud... I want to be the best, and it bothers me when I’m not. Now before you totally judge me, know that it’s not based on some weird ego thing where I want to look down at others … Continue reading There’s Always Someone Better Than You
This month's artist tip is about making your own travel sketch kit. Some of the challenges we face as artists are things like having inspiration strike when you're not anywhere near your sketchbook. It feels the Creativity Gods are playing a cruel joke sometimes, doesn't it? Having a travel sketch kit with you can help … Continue reading How to Make a Travel Sketch Kit