How I Fixed My Ripped Watercolor Paper

June 24, 2018 0 comments

ACCEPT FATE… First, you have to recognize that your paper will never be the same after ripping or overworking the paper.   As best as possible – try not to damage your paper.   The paper is really what makes or breaks a painting – and overworking can damage a piece beyond help.   But – realize that mistakes happen and as long…


Watercolor Beginner Tutorial & Workshop

May 9, 2018 16 Comments

TODAY IS THE DAY! My first watercolor beginner tutorial – fox course, templates, and exercises are available for you to purchase and ready to be viewed! I’m so excited and can’t wait for you all to see it! Here’s how to get access to the course during this private prelaunch: Click Here to get access When you’re ready, click “Enroll” If…



May 9, 2018 7 Comments

Dear Younger Me – A Letter to My Younger Self It’s crazy to think that 4 years ago I uploaded my very first video to YouTube.  4 years since I built up enough courage to put myself out into the vast world of cyber space.   My life today is drastically different from back then and I honestly can’t imagine…


Story of a Misfit

May 9, 2018 5 Comments

“WHY USE THE WORD MISFIT?”   It’s an odd word I agree – but that word oddly fits me.   But before you can understand the significance of this word in my life – I need  you to take a step back in time to the early 90s.  When I first began to realize I didn’t quite “fit.”   “MY CHILDHOOD” …

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Watercolor Palette – What You Need to Know

April 20, 2018 0 comments

Watercolor Palettes     There is something mesmerizing to me – when setting up a new watercolor palette with fresh paint.   I have to say it’s one of my favorite activities!   And over the years – I’ve come up with 3 criteria that I use when choosing a watercolor palette – which I will be sharing with you…


How to Create the Illusion of Depth in Art

February 15, 2018 0 comments

How to Create the Illusion of Depth in Art There is nothing more satisfying than finishing a painting and feeling like it communicates everything you wished it would.  Sure there is always room for improvement – but that feeling of accomplishment is unlike any other.  Similar to any activity time, practice and especially ALOT of planning goes into a finished…

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How to Break Through Art Block

January 25, 2018 0 comments

Art Block is something I deal with usually in the winter and the summer.  Yeah – mine are seasonal.  I know it’s weird.  But there are good reasons for why I usually get Art Block – or what I like to call creative blues – around these times.   But before I get into the 3 reasons why I usually get…