Technique over Tools

A good artist will produce better art with cheap crayons than a bad artist with the absolute best oils, acrylics, or watercolors. That’s just a fact. You know it. I know it. Everyone knows this. Just like give a guy like Carlos Santana or Jimi Hendrix a cheap guitar and

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I’ll let you in on a secret

I’m going to let you in on a secret. I don’t know what I’m doing half the time. Actually, half the time? Heh. That’s generous. Most of the time. And I’m not talking about watercolors. I’m talking about life. The thing is, neither does anyone else. We’re all just winging

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Allie x2 by a waterfall - work in progress

Do hard things

There’s a guy I follow on Twitter named Dennis. He’s an older gentleman. And he’s always doing something difficult for even a young gentleman. Something physical, but very difficult, even if he were young. To me, that’s inspirational. And it totally applies to art. Do hard things. Constantly. You want

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When Creatives Can’t Create

Are you a creative person? And are you going through a period where no matter what you do, it just plain out sucks, or you’re totally blocked? Well, the good news is it’s the same problem. We can fix it. The bad news? To quote RuPaul – supermodel? You better

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