Monthly Archives: May, 2012

  1. A Few Tips, Three Media,

    After 40 years of teaching I have seen thousands of good paintings that could have been great paintings but for poor paint application. Here are my thoughts on the 3 media I use when painting. Watercolor – Instead of flooding pigments with so much water that it looks like colored water, try bringing pigments […] Read more

  2. What Our Painted Images Represent

      What  Do Your Paintings Represent Every painting you make represents you.  One of my favorite quotes came from Willie Nelson when he asked this question of Nora Jones,”If all we knew of you was your work (art work) would be know you.”  Our representations are limited to imitation,  creation, […] Read more