Over the last week or so, I’ve joked quite a bit about breaking up with Aubrey Phillips — not the … More
Let’s be blunt and get it out of the way. Despite my drawing practices, my cows aren’t looking any better, … More
I believe it’s important for us to try many different things in art. Since I began my journey of discovery, … More
Time now for another of my “cringe-worthy failures”. When I began learning to draw, I looked forward to the day … More
I’m counting this sorry-looking — and very blemished pear — as one of my cringe-worthy failures. It was an exercise in stippling … More
It feels good to write this today. For once, I’m not dealing with disappointment in my art. My little creative monkey … More
Sometimes maybe we deliberately need to make bad art.
Somewhere I found a browser add-on that includes a breath-taking picture, a place to list my to-do’s for the day, … More
We’ve all heard about Murphy’s Law — the one that says that if anything can go wrong, it will, and that’s about … More
I hate it. That’s all I can say about how this painting turned out the second time around. Although I … More
I really loved this painting…until the giant tree happened.
I was quite excited on Friday when my husband and I drove into Kansas City. It’s about an hour’s drive, … More
Usually when I’m learning a new medium, I take a slow but steady approach, doing my best to get the … More
I had to laugh when I read my horoscope for today…after I’d finished a painting project. Here’s what the stars … More