Workshops Can Make The Difference In Your Artistic Thinking

What Are You Wanting To Learn?  The only way to get out of your normal way of painting may be to take a 2 or 3 day workshop with someone that can help you think outside of the box. E mail for more info

A new article in Paintworks magazine

I am proud to annouce that I have an instruction article in the August edition of Paintworks magazine. Go to their website and check it out. They have done a wonderful job of showing off the painting and have all the step by step instructions for you. I never get tired of “teaching” others how […]

Hitting The High Road: Art for Art’s Sake

We’ve all heard the phrase… ”Art for Art’s Sake” … But really , what does that mean? Recently, in a conversation with my daughter , {who is an assistant professor at a university, and a very creative artist]she and I talked about how her professors label different artwork as “High art” and “Low art.” My […]

7 Mistakes Artists Make

Seven Mistakes Artists Make: The Artist As the  Student We all make mistakes.. And here is a list of the TOP Seven I have come across…as a student myself, and during 35 years of teaching others to draw and paint.  See if you recognize yourself; and if you do … ARE YOU WILLING TO CHANGE […]

What You need to Know to Become An Artist

Sometimes, in order to become what you are determined to be… you have to believe in the tranformative power of possibility. Art is all about taking the ordinary and turning it into something that is unique to you and those around you.  Learning that  there is  real  power at work when putting a brush to […]