Starting over

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Have you ever had to start over?  As an artist, I am finding myself doing just that.  My style has changed a bit and I would like to think improved.  I am finished with classes as of January and now its time to start creating some Fresh new work.  I have to admit, I am […]

Discoveries!

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Happy Easter Everyone.  How was your week? Welcome to my weekly update of trials, tribulations, frustrations, and successes!  Yep, it was another week of crazy learning experiences.   The first of the week started out promising, having had a good Saturday experience…by that I mean discovery….I had drawn my flowers on the bouquet of the “Cows […]

Spring Break/and a painting

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    Well this week didn’t go as exactly planned.   It started out like it always does…Monday.  Beginning the Cow Painting, which was interesting…painting the background first then the cow..then the flowers…seems simple enough, right?  Just wait….  First my spring Break experience.   We were scheduled, or dare I say have been planning for a year […]

Shadowbox drawing

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Now that I’ve completed my 3 block (blue, yellow and red) color study, in a shadowbox format which was very difficult, the fabric took me FOREVER to drape, I am happy to say, I can finally start using the knowledge I gained from this crazy piece and start what will be the first of 3 […]

Art and Emotions

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This week I was so thrilled that after 2 months of working on this (pictured) color study piece in class.  I was not only relieved, but excited about starting my first of three 3-D shadowbox paintings….Of course I have to draw, which I am going to confess, I do not enjoy doing. It doesn’t come […]

Who I am, why I Changed

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It has taken me a year of studying at Cooley Studios, Classical fine art, to realize, I should be documenting what I am doing, learning, creating❤️ and some of the process by which I’m doing it.  Why?  for me More than anything,   To practice writing, and learning how to Blog .   Look, I’ll […]