You Are Enough

You Are Enough

I want to share about a recent watercolor I completed.  It is a piece that came out of a prompt from Fellowship Bible church ministry of Spectra.  The opportunity was given to whomever wanted to create a piece of art telling your story / your faith.  I was nervously...

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transfer tool I use

transfer tool I use

When I am tracing an image onto my watercolor paper.  The tool I use over the top of my paper image is a stylus.  This exact one I really like.  The tip is small enough that the traced line isn't too thick.  You can order it...

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color shapers for applying masking fluid

color shapers for applying masking fluid

I want to share something I have discovered to be really helpful for applying masking fluid to my watercolor paper to retain whites.  These shapers are perfect for those especially small details you re trying to save white.  Like the white fleck of reflection in the...

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My Recommended Supplies

My Recommended Supplies

I have some basic supplies I I recommend for watercolor painting. The most important tool is excellent quality paper.  Do not use student grade paper even though you are a student!  The paper does not react well with watercolor techniques which can lead to...

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Blue Chaco Paper

Blue Chaco Paper

Blue Chaco transfer paper is a tool I have discovered for watercolor painting.  It is a tracing paper that leaves a blue line that disappears when it becomes wet.  This is ideal when I don't want to leave a visable "outline" to my painting.  I have this a supply to...

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Impressions and Expressions of Fayetteville Ar.

Impressions and Expressions of Fayetteville Ar.

Our new church campus opened up in Fayetteville about three weeks ago.  Our church has an art ministry called "Spectra". Here is our mission. Our latest gallery initiative for this new location was under the theme of Impressions and Expressions of Fayetteville, Ar.  ...

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Woman Made

Woman Made

Curvaceous   original watercolor framed $200 Art always has a story behind it. I was graciously excepted into the 13 woman art show in Bentonville. Here is what this show is about: Great ideas are contagious. They always seem to spill over and spark others to begin...

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Bank of Fayetteville Gallery

Bank of Fayetteville Gallery

I am excited to share this opportunity to show some of my newest watercolors.  The Bank of Fayetteville on the downtown square in Fayetteville, Ar.  Has invited me to show six pieces of my art for the month of April. I will introduce them here to you.  If you have a...

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the value of value

the value of value

This week in my classes that I am teaching at The Art Location we are focusing on value.  I admit I am still a student of value myself.  So this lesson is for me and those in my class.  The virtual instructor gives us a good definition here:  value can also be a part...

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