How to Paint A Heavy Textured Painting

How to Paint A Heavy Textured Painting

Let’s just jump right into it, let me show you how I painted this heavy textured painting. Now, let me just say that I know I’m not the best at teaching because I have no rhyme or reason to what I do sometimes. The majority of the time I just winging it...
A Few of My Favorite Tools

A Few of My Favorite Tools

As an artist, sometimes we have to get a little creative with the tools that we use. Sometimes it’s for fun & sometimes it’s out of necessity. Here’s a few of my favorites I’ve picked up along the way… The silicone paintbrush has been...
Don’t Reinvent the wheel

Don’t Reinvent the wheel

As an artist, I’m telling myself daily that I don’t need to reinvent the wheel. I tend to feel like if I don’t make something Van Gogh level that I’ve somehow failed. Even Van Gogh had pieces that weren’t great but he didn’t stop....
Oversized Messy Flowers

Oversized Messy Flowers

There’s nothing I love painting more than messy oversized flowers. There’s no fine lines to keep straight, no crazy small detail to focus on, just messy greatness. I don’t paint them often though. I tend to only paint them when I’m having a...
2024!

2024!

I can’t even begin to express how happy I am about 2024. 2023 was rough… for a lot of us. I’m happy to have it in the rearview mirror. For my family, We. Went. Through. It. We had to put my sweet mother in law on Hospice & my husband & I took...