Category Archives: Making art/crafts
This colorful sea anemone is contracted to protect against enemies and to slow down metabolism.
This is a piece that was inspired by some playing I had done a few months ago. I was inspired by Jeannie Dobie’s book Making Color Sing and was exploring the glazing technique she discusses in the book. I also … Continue reading
Just finished this little guy today. I’m starting to get the hang of the magnetic lasso tool in order to get a nice cut-away of my painting.
About a week ago I sifted through the paintings I made this past year, and I realized that I had already forgotten about some of the work I had done. Usually, when I finish a series, I will scan the … Continue reading
I’ve been spending time thinking about patterns – how can we form good habits, why is the world the way it is and are recent events a repetition of past events? The world around us is built on patterns and we … Continue reading
There is a myth that great artistic inspiration and talent can flow out of an individual without prior experience or need for editing. This isn’t possible. No one becomes an Olympian or a physician, without years of training, so why would … Continue reading