Lately I have been really excited about doing portraits. I have never felt as though portraiture was my thing or that I was any good at it. However, after a portrait commission for a friend using oils I decided it was time to bust out my watercolors and give it a try. Now I really
One weekend we decided to travel to Las Vegas, Nevada for a reggae concert. On the way home we drove through Red Rock National Conservation Area. It forms a large loop that wraps back around to the main highway, but for 30 minutes you drive through beautiful desert land. The mountains cradle the small valley
In this mid-April week I decided to go ahead and try something new. I am finally using my fine art in my digital work. Graphic design has been my bread and butter for 9 years and it feels inescapable as a field when I begin to transition to fine art or illustration. Every employer I have
I discovered the splatter watercolor technique about a year ago. However, until this last weekend I did not have a chance to experiment with it. In the video I show how to create a night sky background using white gouache. I list the supplies you will need below to create this painting. Supplies Large Watercolor Cold Press
This week I decided to pick clouds for my painting subject. I think it’s appropriate due to the time change and the month of March. We are entering spring and with the change of the season I think there is a general shift in inspiration for most artists.