The TOP 5 Reasons to Go on an Art Retreat inspiration

Have you ever considered going on an art retreat? Better yet, as an artist do you know what an art retreat even is? Artist retreats are breaks from our everyday life that allow creatives to...

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Top 2 Tips to Make your Abstract Landscape more Abstract. Hint, Paint over your Art! abstract painting inspiration

I have this painting shown above that I created. Would you believe that I painted over this piece? Why would I go through all of that work and then paint over it?

Great question.

The painting is...

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Art and Attitude are Connected inspiration

Have you ever taken a moment to reflect that our art and our attitude are connected? Think about this for a second and let me take you through my thoughts and feelings on this subject.

Before you...

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What Are Lines, Values, Shapes, Colors, and Textures in Art? abstract painting inspiration

As a new artistic there are many terms that are thrown around that are helpful to know right off the bat. Have you ever asked yourself what are lines, values, shapes, textures, and color in art?

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How to Keep your Artistic Workspace Clean and Sacred abstract painting inspiration

Creating a sacred space to paint and create in is part of the artistic process, have you paused to think about it?

For many of us, we may not have the luxury of a separate studio or even a small...

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Artistic Truth: Attitude and Art ARE Connected inspiration

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This post is dedicated to the artist’s out there that are just beginning their journey. There is an artistic truth that sometimes is overlooked or not even recognized and that is, your...

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5 Ways to Ignite Creativity as an Artist abstract painting inspiration

We all have stumbling blocks and dry spells that take away from us being the most creative that we can be. As artists it is imperative that we have tools and tricks to reignite creativity within...

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Easy! 3 steps to get inspired when you feel stuck abstract painting inspiration

Let’s face the fact, it’s sometimes hard to get inspired…As artists and creatives, it’s easy to fall into a slump of not knowing what to create. We all need some...

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The Painting Process and Art Transformation abstract painting color mixing inspiration

How a Painting can Transform from Start to Finish

In the process of art, a painting can transform completely from start to finish. This transformation can be subtle or completely unexpected like...

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The Artistic Journey, Generosity, & Free Paintings! abstract painting inspiration

Spring has sprung and with it always comes exciting new changes and sparks of creativity. Does anyone else love expressing their creativity during this time through painting as much as I do? With...

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All greens are not created equal abstract painting color mixing inspiration

As artists we see the nuance in the world around us. We are deeply moved by a field of poppies, the pink clouds at sunset, the shimmer of sunlight n the water.

I am often  asked bout GREEN....

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