The Technique of Honesty

As artists we all long to convey with truth what we observe before us, what catches our breath and our attention. I've always believed that painting is an outward expression and visual record of what we are paying attention to in life. It ... Read More...

Inspiration And Motivation: The Prelude To Success

One of the greatest joys of painting is my artist friends and the beauty we are privileged to see and create. We all must struggle some but the difference is that successful painters find a way of keeping motivation ahead of the meaningful ... Read More...

Practicing Art

It has always struck me as odd that physicians “practice” medicine. Aren’t they ever done? Of course not--doctors are required to learn new things--they must keep up with the latest science and treatments. With this in mind, I decided to ... Read More...

Self Improvement

As artists, we need to ask ourselves “What is my goal?” Is art just a pleasant hobby? Or, is the goal is to become the best artists we can be? If so, how? Think of the game of golf. The high handicapper plays round after round… with ... Read More...