Tag Archives: practice

Getting Practical

I made another decision during my hiatus from blogging (first decision here). I enjoy being practical with my art, and want to focus on making artistic additions to our home. Right now, I am learning how to do mosaics. If … Continue reading

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Stuck

I’m stuck on theĀ image I created for yesterday’s post. I have made many variations of the same image, and still do not have one I feel completely satisfied with. I simply do not have the skill to create what is … Continue reading

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At a Crossroads

Sometimes, the crossroads is clear. You look one way, then the other, and have an immediate sense of which path to follow. At other times, you only know you are at a crossroads because you feel stuck, not sure which … Continue reading

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Let’s Face It

The only way to improve your drawing is to draw. I grab a magazine that came in the mail, or the newspaper, or even try to draw the people on TV (who don’t hold still for more than a few … Continue reading

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A lot of smoke but no fire

Sometimes, an art piece tales a LONG time to develop. There may be a lot of smoke, but no fire. It doesn’t have that spark that says YES, and gets you excited. You have to go on faith, because you … Continue reading

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