Painting In Blue

Oceans are a vast and dynamic body of water, and I love how the colors of the ocean are aways changing. The ocean is quite possibly one of the greatest shows on earth with its stunning spectrum of ever-changing blues. Adding those blues to my pallet was a peaceful and calming experience, and choosing whichContinue reading “Painting In Blue”

How I Got Over My Fear Of Learning To Paint

Whenever I tried something new I used to feel overwhelmed and anxious over my fear of failing, to the point where it would cause me to stand in my own way, and eventually I would give up. I now realize that the most important thing is to let those fears go. That anything in lifeContinue reading “How I Got Over My Fear Of Learning To Paint”

Free Digital Download! Boot With Pink Flowers

For a limited time I’m offering a FREE instant download of my Boot With Pink Flowers painting valued at $32.50! Why give my artwork away? The answer is simple, kindness. Spreading kindness is a wonderful and impactful way to make a positive difference in the world. Giving art away can be a beautiful way toContinue reading “Free Digital Download! Boot With Pink Flowers”

Painting Mayflower Beach

Mayflower Beach is a popular beach located in Dennis, Massachusetts, on Cape Cod. It is known for its scenic beauty, wide sandy shores, and calm waters, making it a favorite destination for locals and visitors alike. The beach stretches along the shores of Cape Cod Bay and offers breathtaking views of the water and theContinue reading “Painting Mayflower Beach”

How Art Connects Us

This past week I decided to bring my French easel outdoors to do some painting. I couldn’t ask for a more beautiful place to paint than outside surrounded by Mother Nature. The sky was a deep cerulean blue with a touch of faded dioxazine purple. Puffy clouds tinged with light magenta, paynes gray, lemon yellow,Continue reading “How Art Connects Us”

Art for Stress Relief

Art is powerful tool in improving my stress levels by providing a creative outlet that allows me relax, unwind, and express myself. I thought it would be useful to share some ways art can be used as a form of stress relief. Mindful Art-Making Engaging in art mindfully, by paying attention to the present momentContinue reading “Art for Stress Relief”

Eco-Art: Recycle and Save!

Earth Day is an important occasion to promote environmental awareness and sustainability, and artists can play a crucial role in spreading the message through their creative work. One aspect of being an environmentally-conscious artist is to prioritize the use of recycled or upcycled art supplies, which can help reduce waste and minimize the environmental impactContinue reading “Eco-Art: Recycle and Save!”

Midnight In Boston

Using sweeping, vertical and horizontal strokes of the palette knife, I loosely depicted the buildings, street, and other architectural elements, leaving some areas untouched to create contrast and highlight the rain-soaked surfaces. Upon studying the painting, I decided to add a touch of color to create a focal point, so I grabbed my paint brushContinue reading “Midnight In Boston”

Celebrate World Art Day!

To celebrate this year’s World Art Day, I decided to spend some time outside exploring nature. The bright colors and textures of the outdoors help to inspire my art and fill me with gratitude for the beautiful world we get to live in. Whether it’s through painting, drawing, or photography – there’s something about theContinue reading “Celebrate World Art Day!”

Infinite Sadness II

Teachers will always hold a special place in my heart. Maybe this is because my father held a lifelong career in education before he passed too soon from an illness. My father was dedicated and relentless in helping others get a quality education. I believe it was Nelson Mandela who said – Education is theContinue reading “Infinite Sadness II”