Life Tree With Blue Tones?

Does this tree with all it’s blue tones work? Does it convey that others will try but you live your life thought? The emotions here are sadness. compassion,comfort, trust, faith, love, melancholy and… I love the words live your life placed right under the tree metaphorically taking the place of roots. We’ll see because it’sContinue reading “Life Tree With Blue Tones?”

painting trees with acrylic

This is the last and final tree for the book. It’s a weird tree but it’s beautiful. My ending thoughts for the book are that we should allow trees to grow however they choose. We should protect our trees, give them water and allow them to grow. Should we not do the same with eachContinue reading “painting trees with acrylic”

painting trees with crayons

Love this technique. Melted crayons are hard to paint with because they quickly dry up. I was forced to hurry up and paint. Not sure I’d try this again, as it ruined some brushes. Melting crayons made such a mess. But this is one of my favorite trees because I fed my curiosity. This hasContinue reading “painting trees with crayons”

Art is a Process

This past weekend I went WAY back to my humble beginnings on Skillshare. In some ways I feel as though I’ve not made progress. On the other hand I feel I have. Time and time again I look at my work and notice: 6. A lot of the new art for my new book isContinue reading “Art is a Process”

Finger Painting With Acrylic and Watercolor

I’m looking for a cool background or pattern for my poems and quotes. I’ve been playing with acrylic paint and watercolor of course. You’ve seen the one with crayola here.  Note to self, paint more of these. There’s something about mixing color that excites me. You add color and drop it on the page likeContinue reading “Finger Painting With Acrylic and Watercolor”