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Emotions & Art: Do they mix?

Are emotions an essential ingredient to art? Let’s talk about harnessing emotions to fuel, not foil your art.

5 MORE Tips to See & Draw Better (Part 2)

I’ve compiled these tips to give you a “visual advantage”; helping your eyes communicate with your brain and hands- with less fighting! And don’t we all want that?

5 Tips to See & Draw Better (Part 1)

Has this happened to you: You draw your subject with enthusiasm but then get discouraged when it doesn’t look right? Where’s the disconnect happening?

Beauty & the Brain (and capturing likeness)

I love portraits! The more I draw and paint faces the more I find each one beautiful. A little trick for capturing likeness: When I look at my model, I ask myself “What is it that makes them unique? What do I like about their look?”