Mixed Media Open House

Johanna Basford

Come and join us at Dots ‘N Doodles Art Supplies on Saturday December 3rd for a fun mixed media Open House. We will have some fun products to play with and some of our vendors will be on hand for questions and answers.  There will be free samples and door prizes.  Call us at 503-325-5081 […]

Stencil Tips

Stencil Tips

Andy Skinner Stencil Tips Stencil tips: in this video, Andy Skinner introduces his line of stencil designs and demonstrates many ways to use them for your mixed media and art journaling projects. He covers topics such as: mono printing, masking, misting, and bumping to add depth and shading to your stenciling Andy Skinner is an […]

Distressing and Antiquing

Distressing and Antiquing

Learn how to distress Media Crackle Paste with Fluid Acrylics and Antiquing Creams – Distressing and Antiquing. In this video, Andy Skinner will teach you how to easily distress Media Crackle Paste using Fluid Acrylics and Antiquing Creams.   All crackle products allow for full control of crackle results based on the thickness of the […]

Wildlife Artist David Kitler

Painting By Artist David Kitler

David Kitler will be leading a 3 day workshop here in Astoria.  This event will be hosted by Dots ‘N Doodles Art Supplies and the Astoria Art Loft. David is an artist with international reputation and has been deeply involved with wildlife conservation.  In coordinating with David regarding his visit it was clear to me […]

Astoria An Artist Destination

Astoria Oregon

ASTORIA A brief history and overview of the city of Astoria. More information at www.CascadiaAcademy.com With Victorian-era homes etched into hills overlooking the Columbia River, this picturesque settlement (the oldest west of the Rockies), Astoria is a port city with Scandinavian flavor. Surrounded by lush forests, three rivers and a stone’s throw away from the […]

Watercolor Workshop – Painter Carl Dalio

watercolor workshop

Watercolor Workshop – Master painter Carl Dalio Watercolor Dynamics – Think outside the box of your photos Astoria, Oregon Learn to create powerhouse watercolors using your own photo references in a watercolor workshop with master painter Carl Dalio. Are you tired of struggling with your photos and being disappointed with your watercolor results? Painting from […]