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365 Days of Art: Day 375 – Back to Shading the Orchids and Chalk Painting a Trunk

The challenge: Create some form of visual art, no matter how small, each day for a full year. What is art? Yeah, I’m not answering that question here. However, for the purposes of this little “365 Days of Art” challenge … Continue reading

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365 Days of Art: Day 269 – Fixing the Background Part 1

The challenge: Create some form of visual art, no matter how small, each day for a full year. I reminded myself today why I always try to paint at night after my child goes to sleep. See, today, I tried … Continue reading

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365 Days of Art: Day 240: Watercolor Clouds

The challenge: Create some form of visual art, no matter how small, each day for a full year. I’m working on a project called “Dreaming in the Clouds” from the book, Dreamscapes Fantasy Worlds by Stephanie Pui-Mun Law. I had … Continue reading

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365 Days of Art: Day 238 – Drawing an Allen Wrench and an “Ah Ha!” Moment

The challenge: Create some form of visual art, no matter how small, each day for a full year. I will not go into today. All I will tell you is that 1) there is a reason I personally don’t home … Continue reading

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365 Days of Art: Day 164 – Painting Feathers in Watercolor (Total Fail)

The challenge: Create some form of visual art, no matter how small, each day for a full year. (Preview: This is the first night where I really didn’t want to post the picture of my lovely creation, but that wouldn’t … Continue reading

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365 Days of Art: Day 159 – Painting Gloomy Mountains in Watercolor

The challenge: Create some form of visual art, no matter how small, each day for a full year. I’m working through some mountain demonstrations from No-Fail Watercolor: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Painting with Confidence by Mako. Tonight’s project is … Continue reading

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365 Days of Art: Day 158 – Painting Watercolor Misty Mountains

The challenge: Create some form of visual art, no matter how small, each day for a full year. Admit it. You’re thinking about Hobbits and Dwarves, aren’t you? I totally am. I swear an adventure with a wizard is hiding … Continue reading

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365 Days of Art: Day 157 – Watercolor Mountain View Painting

The challenge: Create some form of visual art, no matter how small, each day for a full year. Today, I’m starting the mountain projects from No-Fail Watercolor: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Painting with Confidence by Mako. I got to … Continue reading

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365 Days of Art: Day 156 – Finishing “Nestled in the Branches”

The challenge: Create some form of visual art, no matter how small, each day for a full year. Tonight, I decided to try to finish up the detail work on the “Nestled in the Branches” painting I’ve been working on … Continue reading

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365 Days of Art: Day 155 – Painting a Watercolor Bluebell

The challenge: Create some form of visual art, no matter how small, each day for a full year. I can’t believe I’ve been doing this for 155 days in a row. Now that it is June, I can officially say … Continue reading

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