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For me, art has never been about some elitist idea of the “right” way to create. It’s art!! There is no wrong way to create!!

Does your work not look the way you want right now? Paint more! No matter how good or bad your work comes out, you are at the very least getting a feel for the medium. Time is never wasted when spent painting or drawing!

YouTube Art Videos

Every week I have four new videos for artists ranging from critiques, artist vlogs, speed paintings drawings and tutorials, art Q&A and social media tips for artists. 

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Are my weekly speed paintings and drawings too fast for you?

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Recent Blog Posts 

art tips, techniques, product reviews and art business advice

Art Q&A How Much Time for Practicing?

Jamie writes:  If you can’t afford art school and are going to be an autodidact (a self-taught person), how many hours do you need to practice each day? Is 2-4 hours enough each day? How many hours are needed at minimum to learn and practice so you can be a...

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Liquitex Pouring Medium Review and Demonstration

I love LOVE the look of the Liquitex Pouring Medium…but I don’t personally paint abstracts. After talking to a rep from Liquitex we came up with a way that would allow me to paint a realistic subject over the pouring medium as a background! These are the...

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Colored Pencil Bird Critique

This week’s submission comes from artist Eric Killius. He has completed this drawing in colored pencils.  This was only his second time using colored pencils!! The detailing Is beautiful on this and the background nice and out of focus which pushes the bird...

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Drawing in Colored Pencil on Black Paper

Have you wondered what it would be like to work in colored pencil on black paper? In this video, I’m reviewing the Canson Mi-teintes in black. We will look at the pros and cons to working on colored paper. I’m using Caran d’Ache Luminance with some...

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Colored Pencil Portrait Critique

This portrait was drawn by artist Molly Thomas in colored pencil. This is a beautiful portrait with a pretty accurate drawing!!       Taking a look at a few things we can adjust to improve on this one even more. First, let’s look at the drawing....

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How to get White Lines & Detail in Colored Pencil

  Trouble getting white lines and details in your colored pencil work? I’m going to show you my favorite way to get those highlights, whiskers and hair lines and all the little white bits that are so hard to get in colored pencil! Both the Touch up Texture...

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I’m the co-host for the new Colored Pencil Podcast!

Can’t get enough of colored pencils? I’ve joined John Middick to bring you more info on pencils, paper, technique and even interviews with other colored pencil artists!Listen Now!