Posts Tagged: Having fun with art

Madox Paints a Mountain

Granny got out her Grumbacher watercolors, her Sakura “Koi” watercolor set, lots of paintbrushes, and big sheets of watercolor paper.

Madox Paints a Mountain

Granny got out her Grumbacher watercolors, her Sakura “Koi” watercolor set, lots of paintbrushes, and big sheets of watercolor paper.

Just for the Fun of It

I do feel it’s important for me to keep painting, even when my heart might not be in it. I still need practice, and even though I might start off uninspired, I know inspiration is most apt to come while I’m at my easel, not away from it.

Just for the Fun of It

I do feel it’s important for me to keep painting, even when my heart might not be in it. I still need practice, and even though I might start off uninspired, I know inspiration is most apt to come while I’m at my easel, not away from it.

Don’t Even Ask

Usually when I’m learning a new medium, I take a slow but steady approach, doing my best to get the basics down before attempting more involved projects. Not so with acrylics for some reason. Oh, I did start with the

Don’t Even Ask

Usually when I’m learning a new medium, I take a slow but steady approach, doing my best to get the basics down before attempting more involved projects. Not so with acrylics for some reason. Oh, I did start with the

If It’s Not Fun, Don’t Do It

Yesterday was my “fun day” for art. I played with lots of little watercolor “tricks” which I’ll share from time to time. I might even be able to use┬ásome of the techniques I learned for future paintings. I think a

If It’s Not Fun, Don’t Do It

Yesterday was my “fun day” for art. I played with lots of little watercolor “tricks” which I’ll share from time to time. I might even be able to use┬ásome of the techniques I learned for future paintings. I think a

April Fool’s Day Fun

I had fun this morning making a little April Fool’s Day greeting…at least until my husband asked, “Why would you draw a flower for April Fool’s Day?” Huh? What? It’s not a flower. It’s a fool’s cap. So, maybe it

April Fool’s Day Fun

I had fun this morning making a little April Fool’s Day greeting…at least until my husband asked, “Why would you draw a flower for April Fool’s Day?” Huh? What? It’s not a flower. It’s a fool’s cap. So, maybe it

Color Me Blue

I had to laugh when I read my horoscope for today…after I’d finished a painting project. Here’s what the stars had to say… Live your creative fantasies today…but watch out for the reality police at the border. You may experience

Color Me Blue

I had to laugh when I read my horoscope for today…after I’d finished a painting project. Here’s what the stars had to say… Live your creative fantasies today…but watch out for the reality police at the border. You may experience