Well I hope your Tuesday has been a delight so far. Last few days have been busy with backend business, gessoing (which is now a verb) new panels for the future, ordering supplies, and website maintenance. My Etsy store is having a sale (check that at etsy.com/shop/LandLabArts) and use bonus COUP10 for an additional 10% off…Read more Post Urban Scrawl, my interview, and other things.
I've been thinking for a while on what I want to talk about next. I have all these supplies you see, paints of all kinds, drawing things of all kinds, the computer stuff. My visual vocabulary is huge, HUGE! I can think too much (it's a gift), and as I say 'art makin' is a…Read more Pressure Cooker
I awoke a few mornings ago, and I knew exactly what I needed to do. Well kinda what I needed to do. Ok, more of the flavor of what I need to do for the next body of work. When I have an idea for a work, I do have a 'plan', I know the…Read more Moonlight and Red Vines
It's been a frame and varnish party here at the Lady Cave (home/studio). I have a little more to do before I drop off my work on Saturday, but I'm pretty much ready to fire. Weather has been nice so I'm not skunked out of the house with the fumes. There is a strong possibility…Read more Fumes and Marginal Arts (aka Sara is going on an adventure)
All the new painted kids are getting their signatures. Waiting on the giclée monotypes to arrive, and when they do they'll get their own signatures and framed. Show goes up in 10 days. Current possible count is 23, there may be more. Rehab Tavern has lots of nooks so it'll depend on what fits where…Read more Getting ready to fire (art show preview)
Hello everyone, Happy Monday. Today I'm gonna talk to you about how to draw. It's super easy, so get your pencil and paper and lets get started. Step 1. Draw what you see, not what you think you see. The first step in drawing is setting aside our assumptions, what we think we know, and…Read more How to draw in three easy steps.
Finally saw Wonder Woman last night, and I just wanted to capture some thoughts. I've been reading a lot of comments and responses about this film on Reddit and Facebook before I had a chance to see it. The one that sticks in my mind goes something like "It's refreshing that she isn't sexualized, none…Read more Wonder Woman’s Gaze