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2511, 2016

Abstracts, Are There Rules?

I've got a pet peeve about abstracts! Abstracts are not just a feeling or paint thrown on a canvas. Some of you may disagree with me, but I've gotta tell you what I believe. Are [...]

2511, 2016

Brush Sizes to Use, Resist the Little Brushes!

Whether you are painting with a bristle brush of soft-haired brush: With your paint thinned with solvent , sketch in the main shapes using a small, round brush. Now, put it away! Using a BIG, [...]

2511, 2016

What is Negative Space?

Today as I was driving to the mall to buy a couple new outfits (an event in itself, I'm not a clothes horse), I was thinking about this article I wanted to write. I found [...]

2511, 2016

Painting Exercises to Improve Your Paintings

In the last workshop that I taught, I gave the students some ideas using exercises to help improve their paintings. Here are a few ideas that you can work on at home. Use a palette [...]

2511, 2016

The Three Levels of Painting

I  have been reading a book by Kevin Weckbach of Colorado, "A Visual Palette". While here in Denver for the PACC show, I went out to dinner with several artists and sat at a table [...]

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