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Rescued paintings

I found these 2 paintings at a second hand store. They cost $6 for both. I couldn’t leave them there seeing they had been marked down and knowing they would be put in trash if they didn’t sell. I really … Continue reading

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Painting party business

Thinking about ways to make money with my art I happened to stumble upon a painting party business opportunity with low start up as a consultant. Start up is as low as $100 for supplies. I do get a $50 … Continue reading

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Another watercolor giveaway

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Watercolor pencils

Today at the art guild meeting we learned to use watercolor pencils. The pencils were the cheapest from hobby lobby. (Masters art brand). They were easy to use & actually very enjoyable. I was pleased with the way it turned … Continue reading

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Peter the Parakeet

I’ve attempted watercolor over and over again. I’ve finally painted something that I’m pleased with. I think I’ll get better with practice. In fact this was done with the bird upstairs and me down. After I finished, I went upstairs … Continue reading

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Oil painting lesson finished

I finally finished Robert Hagans lesson from his Facebook page.  This one was fast except when I got to the figures.  Very tedious.   It’s impressionistic painting lessons.  I’ve learned a lot watching his lessons.  One day I’ll be able … Continue reading

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Free painting lessons

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Does watercolor painting start like this?

I bought a few water colors & im trying to do a lesson.  I’m not at all sure if it is supposed to look like this.  The step I’m in now is to let dry.  Update!  Made a total mess … Continue reading

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Free oil painting lessons with Robert Hagan

I’ve been a fan of Robert Hagan’s painting for a long time.  He has started sharing his techniques & giving live lessons on his Facebook page.  This painting was quickly done using his free PDF file called “Pelican Pete”.

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