Fundamentals of Art, Lesson 2.0

Fundamentals of Art, Lesson 2.0

Defining Style – Left Brain Now that you’ve focused on doodling and mark-making to start to identify your own signature style, there’s another more left-brained way to access creative output – through words.  A bit like “free-association” and a bit like “brainstorming”, the second lesson I teach is all about just writing down as many […]

Featured Artist Interview – Jenifer J. Renzel

Featured Artist Interview – Jenifer J. Renzel

Jenifer J. Renzel Website Facebook         Tell us about your artwork, medium, style, subject matter, etc. I work in two different mediums, acrylic paint and found objects. I switch back and forth between doing colorful mixed-media acrylic paintings and sculptural assemblages. When I feel blocked or uninspired in one medium, I switch […]

Self-Care for Artists: Part 3 – Cultivate Positivity – by Christine Rasmussen

Self-Care for Artists: Part 3 – Cultivate Positivity – by Christine Rasmussen

Cultivate Positivity Ever had a fantastic day ruined by one small mishap – stepped in a puddle, got cut off by another driver – that is the first thing you relate about your day when you get home? Adults these days tend to internalize and obsess over the negative. This was not always so. Humans […]