Thought for Today

I was reading an article on the subject of Creativity and Sadness or Grief, finding the writing quoted below which stuck a cord for today.   … Anyone have any quotes (or thoughts) you wish to share? on your journey in and through: Creativity and Sadness or Grief Quotes “May was about HOME. And something in those…

What does it take to be an artist?

A: The three Big P’s – Patience, Persistence, and Passion. Without all three you will not have the stamina to work tirelessly for very little external reward. You can expect help from no one. There are so many obstacles to art-making and countless reasons to just give up. When you really think about it, it’s […]…

Buyers & Fellow Artists beware! More fraud in the art world …

Buyers & Fellow Artists beware! More fraud in the art world … please make sure the seller will comply with existing Federal Law (see article) before they part you from your hard-earned money on a fraud … Fraudulent Native American Art! Buyer & Fellow Artists Beware Please share the news and this link!  Thank you.

Pearls from artists* # 248

Source: Pearls from artists* # 248 This quote speaks to beauty and sacred things.  It occurs to me that sacred things are the source of inspiration for beautiful works of art (whatever that may mean), but also the road leading to deep darkness and division.  Much harm has been done in the world in the…

My “Trumpet Lilies” Painting

My Featured Artwork on FineArtAmerica.com My Trumpet Lilies painting gained a little recognition this week when “featured” on the Homepage of “Painting the Old Way” (traditional methods only).  Please give this and my other artwork a look!

CreativeLive.com $15 off coupon!

Anyone who has not tried CreativeLive.com … it is a site where FREE classes are broadcast daily, like: On May 29 – May 31, 2017 … there is a re-broadcast of PHOTOSHOP WEEK 2017 ! There are so many classes and instructors (42, I believe) … there is something for everyone, beginner to advanced.  Check it out…

Check out SketchUniverse

There seems to be some helpful content on this site, worth some studying!  (But as always, take what you need and leave the rest!) via Hands, arms, legs and feet — sketchuniverse