Some Things are Better Left Undone

I know I’m not the only one who tends to “overwork” paintings. Whether it’s in watercolor or oil, I’m constantly tweaking things when I should put down the brush and leave well enough alone. I’ve ruined countless paintings that way.

Some Things are Better Left Undone

I know I’m not the only one who tends to “overwork” paintings. Whether it’s in watercolor or oil, I’m constantly tweaking things when I should put down the brush and leave well enough alone. I’ve ruined countless paintings that way.

The Creative Spirit

Creativity is a subject that is near and dear to my heart. I suppose I’ve always been a creative individual, although at times I’ve doubted it. I recall the “creativity tests” that were popular back in the late 60’s and

The Creative Spirit

Creativity is a subject that is near and dear to my heart. I suppose I’ve always been a creative individual, although at times I’ve doubted it. I recall the “creativity tests” that were popular back in the late 60’s and

The Birds!

This little fellow is late to the “Draw-a-Bird” party this month, so he’ll be flapping his wings like crazy to catch up with the rest of the flock. I’ll be doing the same — playing catch-up on my Inktober prompts.

The Birds!

This little fellow is late to the “Draw-a-Bird” party this month, so he’ll be flapping his wings like crazy to catch up with the rest of the flock. I’ll be doing the same — playing catch-up on my Inktober prompts.

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I Don’t Do Creepy Cute

Today’s Inktober drawing can best be summed up as “Well, I tried.” In fact, I tried several times and never could come up with anything that really fit the prompt words of “Shy” and “Creepy Cute”. My first drawing captured

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I Don’t Do Creepy Cute

Today’s Inktober drawing can best be summed up as “Well, I tried.” In fact, I tried several times and never could come up with anything that really fit the prompt words of “Shy” and “Creepy Cute”. My first drawing captured

Art on the Go

I’ve had a very busy weekend, so my Inktober drawings have been put aside lately. Today I began playing “catch-up” and I also ventured a bit beyond the simple black-and-white drawings I’ve previously done. My prompts for Friday were crazy!

Art on the Go

I’ve had a very busy weekend, so my Inktober drawings have been put aside lately. Today I began playing “catch-up” and I also ventured a bit beyond the simple black-and-white drawings I’ve previously done. My prompts for Friday were crazy!

A Pleasant Rut :)

Do you ever find yourself “stuck in a rut” when it comes to your artwork? Doing the same thing, the same way…over and over again. I recently got into a rut, but it was actually quite a pleasant one. It

A Pleasant Rut :)

Do you ever find yourself “stuck in a rut” when it comes to your artwork? Doing the same thing, the same way…over and over again. I recently got into a rut, but it was actually quite a pleasant one. It

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Simple is Good

Yesterday was a very busy day. I was out of town for most of it, then had to drive 90 miles home in pouring rain. Not fun. By the time I got home, I was tired, stressed out, and in

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Simple is Good

Yesterday was a very busy day. I was out of town for most of it, then had to drive 90 miles home in pouring rain. Not fun. By the time I got home, I was tired, stressed out, and in