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  • Who Wants to Be a Professional Artist?

    well hello! is that you? you're the one inquiring about being an artist? or what else brings you here? want to find out a little more about the wil...
  • Design Ideas for Rental Property Décor

    congrats on your new place! maybe you're starting fresh or updating your current dwelling. here's inspiration for color schemes where you can pull ...
  • Aesthetic Boards for art Process Enthusiasts

    i love the art process, down to some potentially overlooked technical details. sometimes art may appear random, but there is a method to the madnes...
  • Warm and Cool Lighting for Buying Art Online

    warm and cool are terms with a variety of meanings based on the context. for example, are we talking about physical temperature, visual color theor...
  • Any Prints?

    Any Prints of This Painting? the short answer is NO. i rarely offer prints of my paintings. the available prints are selling from my current inven...
  • coffee and chill…

    i just created a new page. you can now buy me a coffee!☕️💕 (linked inside and connects to my own site) 
  • Art Supplies for classrooms, youth art workshops and camps

    MY LIST OF FAVORITES IS COMING SOON!
  • Custom Framing options for your Art Purchase

    You can create a special presentation for your space and interior design. Photo gallery of custom frames from collectors is on my Instagram Story H...
  • the low-down on BLACK inks

    test results from under 1 minute, fast application, BLACK ink down and smudged with water. i know that is super-fast and ink dry time does change t...
  • Artist Fixative Spray Test

    i can get into a creative zone researching what i need, testing what i have, or how to make what i have work better. there’s a ton of info out ther...
  • Transparent Cool Yellow Oil Paint and Mixing

    not sure if i'll transcribe this photo. if you're familiar with oil paint brands, paint names, and pigment codes, this will be easy to figure to ou...
  • what type of artwork is right for you? original on paper or canvas? or both! :)

    QUICK TIPS: if you want ready to hang, get stretched canvas, usually wired on the back. if you want a customized frame presentation, with the glass...