Abstraction or Realism?

 Please click on the title to read the full post. Hi Everyone! A big welcome to all the new readers! This week’s topic: Abstraction or Realism?  I just read a great blog post by Elizabeth Barton, one of my teachers. She wrote about working abstractly in the art quilt form.  Have you ever wanted to […]

What’s a “Good” Composition?

Hi Everyone! A big welcome to all the new readers! LATEST  BREAKING NEWS:  Last week I asked you what your biggest challenges are.  This week I want to help you with another one of those challenges: composition.  This is a huge subject, but so important. Why is it important, you ask? Because if your work […]

Failure is Good For Learning

Hi Everyone! A big welcome to all the new readers!  What’s new? Well, I’m not happy with the way the new piece is turning out.  And because of that, I’ve been slightly disgruntled and off balance all week.  I finally decided to scrap it and start over.  Let’s jump over to the studio and find […]