My Little Artist

“My Little Artist” 18 x 24 oil on canvas $800.00 Here’s another fairly recent painting from my gallery show. Please excuse the horrible glare in the photo. It isn’t there in real life.I caught Jacob in a beam of light through our big sliding glass windows, and I couldn’t resist painting the play of lightContinue reading “My Little Artist”

Commissions!!

I’m back…I can’t believe it’s been almost two months since my last post. Talk about inconsistent posting! I’m going to have to change the name of my blog soon if I don’t get back on track somehow. I’m very sorry to anybody who actually follows this thing. It seems that it has taken much longerContinue reading “Commissions!!”

Nap Time #3 (in progress)

Okay, this isn’t really only the third painting session, but I didn’t dare show you all the previous two or three before this! Frightening! For literally 15 painting hours, I went backwards. Once again, I seemed to forget everything I learned. I’m starting to question the whole inspiration thing. Every successfull artist I’ve ever readContinue reading “Nap Time #3 (in progress)”

5 Ways to be More Creative

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