Abstract Watercolor Painting Demo 2

Abstract Watercolor Painting Demo 2

I received SO MANY requests for more abstract watercolor painting demo’s. Thank you all for letting me know that you wanted more!

In this video demonstration, I do something a little different. I typically pain in a non-objective manner, meaning I don’t reference any subject matter. In this painting however, I will use a reference to subject matter - trees.

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Artists Beware the Be-Backs

Artists Beware the Be-Backs

You’re selling your art at an outdoor art festival. The following happens - maybe multiple times in a weekend festival:

Potential Customer: We love your paintings, and in particular this one.

You: Thank you. The inspiration for the painting was…. and it’s ready to take home and hang.

Potential Customer: That’s great. We really love it. You’ll be here all day?

You: Yes, I’ll be here all weekend.

Potential Customer: Ok, thanks. We just got here, so we need to look around a little bit, but We’ll BE BACK.

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What Does "Hue" Mean on Your Paint Tube?

What Does "Hue" Mean on Your Paint Tube?

Have you ever seen or used paint that was listed on the paint tube as “Hue”? For example Cobalt Blue Hue, rather than Cobalt Blue. Do you know what the word “Hue” means with regard to paint pigments? Years ago when I first saw this on a paint jar, I wasn’t sure what it meant. It was less expensive so I thought maybe the paint was not as high in quality as the regular paint. I was wrong, and maybe you have been too.

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Email List Painting Discount

Email List Painting Discount

Thanks to all of you on my email list that receive these posts every week. It’s a labor of love to make them, and I appreciate your support in watching them, making comments and asking questions. I want to thank you for your support also, because without you, I wouldn’t be able to do what I do.

As a thank you for your support, I am giving everyone who is currently on my email list, as well as others who join the list, a 50% discount on all paintings sold from the website (over $300)

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