Encourage Creativity and Discover Power of Observation?

July 19, 2012

The famous young author, Anne Frank once said, “Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands.” Take a moment to think about your own childhood… Were we encouraged to draw, paint or to be creative or was […]

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Painting Flowers – Create Floral Compositions You Can Be Proud Of!

December 7, 2011

Our love of painting flowers can result in amazing compositions! Whenever we are painting flowers there are key points to remember. The success of our flower paintings depends on them. Here are two subjects to pay close attention to: Focal Area and Compositional Design. Regardless of the media you paint with, all successful oil painting, acrylic painting, and […]

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Secrets To Give Your Paintings Pizazz!

November 4, 2011

Do you paint the subjects in your acrylic, oil and watercolor paintings like they have been seen a thousand times before? In other words, are your paintings a bit lack lustre? Is the sky always blue? Are the clouds always fluffy and white? Is the way you use your color palette always the same? Ok it’s time […]

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