Figure Drawing | Painting A Simple Figure

Figure drawing can be an all consuming task but what if you just want to add a quick figure to a painting for scale and context? Does it have to be intimidating? No. As with [...]

January 31st, 2016|6 Comments

Mounting a Painting to Board

What would bring me to the need of mounting a painting to board? I have become partial to painting on pre-primed unstretched canvas. It allows me the flexibility to paint whatever size I want, not [...]

January 17th, 2016|0 Comments

A Painterly Approach Workshop

Registration is open for a new painting workshop titled 'A Painterly Approach' that focuses on loosening up to create more dynamic artwork. It is a workshop incorporating exercises and practical examples to help you overcome [...]

January 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Do Not Feed the Artist

I came across a variation of this saying, changed it to suit the individual artist and partnered with to provide it for sale as an artist tshirt. If you are an artist, it lets others [...]

January 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Impressionist Still Life Painting

I wanted to record a full session of an impressionist still life painting to show how the painting process is anything but linear. Many times, even with knowing what direction you are going, you take [...]

December 14th, 2015|2 Comments

Art Instructional Videos

The last few weeks have found me making various art instructional videos and posting each on My YouTube Channel. Oddly enough it is because I found that my iPhone has great resolution for taking videos [...]

December 5th, 2015|2 Comments