Cat & Dog Rx

Not gonna lie. October has been stressful. I’ve found that painting cats helps relieve my tension… … almost as much as painting dogs.

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August, man.

I smiled when I created the title of this post. There are so many things I could write about because, let’s face it, August of 2020 has been bat shit crazy. The three P’s (pandemic, politics, and protest) continued through August, alarming and unabated. And here in California, we  had a freak dry thunderstorm which…

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Another wear-a-mask post

I’m getting pretty good at drawing masks. It’s my little way of reminding everyone how easy it would be to tamp our infection rates if everyone took precautions. I draw masks into a lot of my art. And, of course, I wear a mask when I’m in public spaces. I recently read an article about…

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Do the thing

If you follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you probably know that I spent February engaged in a 29-day challenge to watercolor every day. I decided to do the challenge while reading Lisa Congdon’s latest book, FIND YOUR ARTISTIC VOICE, in which Lisa talks a lot about the tension between learning-practicing-mastering skills (which usually necessitates…

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New Draw-along video: Fluffy Cat!

I’m committed to making new draw-along videos every few weeks during 2020. Here’s the latest – How to draw a fluffy cat. Enjoy (and see all my draw-along tutorials here)!

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