I recently came to the realization that part of my artistic process is setting the mood with scents! I’m not sure how I never noticed this before, but I just work better when I take the time to light a candle or flip the little diffuser stick thingies.Read More
Let me be upfront: this is basically my Christmas List & there is NO ART SUPPLIES on it!
After reading lots of art-lover gift guides I realized there is NOT A SINGLE ONE that has anything I am interested in. Sure, art supplies are great, and I’m sure someone out there wants an adult coloring book, but I read gift guides to get new & unique gift ideas (& art supplies is neither of those things!). Also, it frustrated me a bit thatRead More
A still life portrait is a still life in which every object is used to make up a symbolic portrait of a person (or a couple, or a family, etc.). I see this as a play on the still lifes of the Dutch Golden Age & the Vanitas movement, but I want to modernize it. Rather than using these still lifes to communicate the transience of life, I want to use it as a way to…Read More
When I first shared my watercolor paintings with the world it was on Instagram stories, and I said they weren’t good. So why would I ever make that the piece I decided to giveaway?!Read More