What is Intuitive Painting?

Intuitive painting. What is it? Well, I can tell you what it is to me. I describe my painting process as color and shape based with an intuitive process. This means that when I’m connecting with my painting I’m connecting with the colors and how the colors make me feel, and I’m connecting with theContinue reading “What is Intuitive Painting?”

My Guest spot on the Podcast-Being a Whole Person

You can give a listen or read the transcript over on her site Coaching for Creative Wellness. So, I got the lovely chance to be a guest on the amazing, Being a Whole Person Podcast with Rebecca Haas. This was from back in August so it was really interesting to see what I had toContinue reading “My Guest spot on the Podcast-Being a Whole Person”

If you’re not selling a lot than you’re not a real artist…BULLSHIT!

If you’re not selling a lot than how can you call yourself a reeeaaalll artist?! This is shit I call BULLSHIT to!!!! I’ve heard lots of questions in regards to my abstract art and maybe you have too. Those well intentioned curious people who like or don’t like your artwork and ask you questions like,Continue reading “If you’re not selling a lot than you’re not a real artist…BULLSHIT!”

Soul Painting

“Intuition isn’t here for us to create a beautiful outcome, it’s here for us to create a beautiful journey.”    There’s something in me that will never give up. I will continue to make art whether I like it, whether you like it, whether I feel like making it or not. I will create. It’sContinue reading “Soul Painting”

Abstract art process video

Here’s a sped up full look at this abstract art pieces’ process. This one came out so full of bright, vibrant colors I just love! I had no plan I just dove in and that’s usually the place I work the best from. I have my best results when I just let go, play, haveContinue reading “Abstract art process video”

Abstract Art Ideas

Trying new things is one of my favorite things to do. I like the process of figuring out the next move, when it’s time for the next move as opposed to thinking too much about it. At least for my art. It helps me get out of my over-thinking mind and into feeling what theContinue reading “Abstract Art Ideas”

How to make Abstract Art Paintings

First,  WHAT IS ABSTRACT ART? Abstract art is really all I paint. Why abstract and what is abstract? I can’t speak technically as I’m not a professional art historian, but I can speak from experience. Abstract to me means that the painting is nonrepresentational of anything that we can recognize, such as a Dog orContinue reading “How to make Abstract Art Paintings”

Making an Abstract Art Wall Mural

After doing a large wall mural in my studio, oh how fun it was, I learned a lot about painting that large. First off…. it’s bigger than you think! LOL. I was used to painting large on canvas, it’s my preferred way to paint, but the largeness of a wall is a whole different large.Continue reading “Making an Abstract Art Wall Mural”

Why I love painting with Acrylic Paints

   So there’s a lot of different ways to make art out there and we all will lean towards something over something else and/or we decide to learn and use many techniques. Whatever. It’s all cool. I personally love acrylic paints. I’ve dabbled in watercolor, I dabbled in water based oils, I’ve tried sketching andContinue reading “Why I love painting with Acrylic Paints”