My recent attempt at painting trees — with a palette knife, no less — left me with a lot of … More
Back to Basics with Brushes
When I began oil painting a few years ago, I was confounded by brushes. Earlier, I’d done a bit of … More
Do I Have an Egbert?
I wrote about brushes once before — when I was first doing watercolor painting. That was a little over two … More
“I Get By with a Little Help From My Friends”
…the online art community has room for each of us — no matter what our skill level might be.
Of all the things I’ve learned and read and done — or tried — over the last year as a … More
Wish Me Luck!
I’m off exploring another new pathway in art. Yep. I’ve started learning about acrylics. It’s going to be fun, I … More
Just Pull Out the Trees
I recently bought a beautiful book called The Art of Watercolor, one of many art instruction books published by Walter … More