The images might take a minute to load, I wanted to use high-quality images vs compressed so that you can see more detail in the images of the strokes. I know it's been a while since I posted. Honestly, I haven't had much time to paint in a while. But over the last couple of … Continue reading 13 Tips for Palette Knife Painting
**updated with a couple more ways to make this into a personalized card.** For all my mommas out there I have an instructional card "how to" just for you. I managed to do this while chasing my toddler around. Sorry there is no video instead I photographed the process and will explain. Trust me it … Continue reading Happy Mother’s day: A DIY Special
This is continuing my illustration journey, I have been focusing on composition for a while and today I was ready to take it to the next level with some color. As some of you may have noticed, I don't have one medium. I focus on art exploration and I diversify my methods always trying new … Continue reading From the sketchboooook, to the canvas! Paint, paint, paint…
Learn my process for created commissioned art work paintings for your clients.
So it has been a while. I have been working on a super top secret project for the past year, Illustrating a children's book. Or three. Oddly enough more and more people are finding this little blog and subscribing so for your sakes I feel that I should share a little. ****very rough draft**** some … Continue reading The Jesterphant
Acrylic painting inspired by starry night and Hogwarts
This is a 3-part panel, however I sold two of the pieces before I could photograph them, and all I have left is this one. Mixed media: acrylic paint, and oil pastel. How you might ask? Lots of fixative! I originally created this as a funny spoof piece for my son's hot air balloon room. … Continue reading Falling: A Victorian Dream