Watercolor weekend for me, trying to improve my landscapes. Youtube is a fantastic resource for learning new techniques and tricks. Steve Mitchell (The Mind of Watercolor) has the mantra "Allow yourself to fail" and it was tough but failing allows you to learn. This was my second attempt at a spontaneous landscape. I tried a few things here, mainly scraping to get effects (rocks, foliage) Also set up the color palette that he uses in some of his videos. The top was my first s
Keeping up do some art every day, maybe not quite an hour but everyday nonetheless. This is the beginning of a mutant sketch, starting at a library in the morning. Proceeding on through work, during break and... Finally finishing during my lunch break. Woot! There ya go.
Here we are, Monday February sixth. I've been working through some ideas for possible submission. Here is what I've got. The main thought being how we relate to our inner self. Still working through things here. As always, drop me an email and let me know what you think!
A world without art is a world where only functionality matters. There would be no need for colors, visual appeal, an idle thought. Entertainment, fa! There would be no art to entertainment, only formula. the same boring things, over and over. Come to think of it, there is a lot of formula riddled television and movies. Houses would be plain, boxlike with no need for anything fancy. Pictures and paintings would be unheard of, appliances would all be the same. Differences betw