Commission a Painting
April 16, 2016
Just finished my first seascape commission! The customer ordered it after seeing some of my smaller personal seascapes, and it was a blast to work on.
I finished this painting in one sitting,with about half an hour's worth of details added a couple days later once it h...
April 10, 2016
You can create in a vacuum. You can make things by yourself, without input from others; you CAN.
But should you have to?
There's something about being able to create while surrounded by other creators, something at the same time refreshing and a little intimidating i...
March 21, 2016
I just finished my first 3-day spring craft show (which apparently is not a 'big' show to veterans, but to a terrified first-timer, it seemed huge)!
I was contacted about entering the show only a month beforehand, and it took us a week to decide to go for it. I had 3 s...
March 11, 2016
Next weekend will be my very first 3-day craft show. I've been enjoying the preparation, the painting, the art-supply-buying, but I hit a wall a few days ago.
I was standing, looking at the pieces that I'd finished, the pieces I'd worked hard on and loved, and sudden...
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