Hoffman Center for the Arts Announces May 2018 in the Gallery

Hoffman May 2018 Hoffman Center for the Arts Announces May 2018 in the Gallery The Hoffman Center Art Gallery is featuring  Place: Rockaway Beach – “Stories Told To Me by Don Best” curated by Mike Arsenault, Agricultual Architecture Paintings of Tillamook County by Cathi Howell and Historical-Style Art Glass by Charles Winkleman.  Also in the back […]

Winter Landscape

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Dots ‘N Doodles Newsletter Winter Landscape Watercolor Cards by Susie Short This article is from Daniel Smith’s Newsletter Dec 5th, 2017 Global Wholesaler of DANIEL SMITH Products Proudly Manufactured in the USA DANIEL SMITH   http://www.jjcindustries.com/wp-content/uploads/Winter-Landscape-1-by-Susie-Short.jpghttps://www.macconsumercatalog.com/cob_6069500000responsive/product/148164/Extra-Fine-Watercolors.html Use these watercolor tricks and techniques to create a variety of Winter Landscape Cards. I suggest you set up an assembly […]

TIPS on using POSCA Markers

Dots ‘N Doodles September Newsletter TIPS on using POSCA Markers How to prime POSCA? Shake the marker vigorously with the cap securely attached in order to move the ball inside the barrel. On a test sheet, press the tip down several times to start the paint flowing. Replace the cap tightly after use. How to […]

Color Made Me Happy – not so happy

Tips and Tools for Drawing on Rocks Per request of and threat by author I am deleting this blog post author – here is her note to me: “Hi There – I’ve noticed that you’ve lifted an entire blog post of mine from Colormadehappy.com and posted it here http://dotsndoodles.com/1353-2/. It is actually illegal to lift […]

A History Of Abstract Expressionism

Abstract Expressionism

Abstract Expressionism Abstract Expressionism – from the Metropolitan Museum of Art 2006.32.51 1984.613.1 1985.63.5 1995.234 64.146 1986.441.1 1996.367 1994.399 65.247 1984.613.7 1982.147.27 1972.127 68.178 57.92 1984.613.6 1995.595 Abstract Expressionism – a new vanguard emerged in the early 1940s, primarily in New York, where a small group of loosely affiliated artists created a stylistically diverse body […]

SolarFast Light Sensitive Dye

SolarFast – Odorless and safe for children! SolarFast dyes are light-sensitive and only develop color and become permanent upon exposure to sunlight (UV). SolarFast SolarFast dyes are light-sensitive and only develop color and become permanent upon exposure to sunlight (UV). This unique property means SolarFast may be used to create remarkably detailed photographs, photograms and […]

Rob Prior Sequential Artist

Rob Prior – I was chatting with our friend Dennis Metcalf who works with Royal Talens, the maker of fine art materials from Holland, and he turned me onto Rob Prior – artist.  Prior participates in their Ambassador Program in teaching the art community about Talens materials.   Watch Rob Prior live paint two Star […]

How To Paint a Realistic Eye in Watercolor

This interesting tutorial is by Lindsay Weirich – she demonstrates a method of painting realistic eyes. How To Paint a Realistic Eye in Watercolor step by step color mixing and painting tutorial. Paint colors: Cerulean Blue PB35 Alizarin Crimson PR206 Prussian Blue PB27 Yellow Ocher PY43 Burnt Sienna PR101 Brushes: #8 round, #2 round mimik […]