When I came across the idea for this painting exercise, I just couldn’t help myself. I’ve spent the first few days of summer in Edmonton moving from my one-bedroom apartment to a two-bedroom condo in the building next door that I bought with my brother. I’ve had less time for painting and more trips back … More 48 strokes
If I didn’t know better, I would think the Sims is a series completely devoted to inspiring art. It’s really a game of 3D figure models with hopes and dreams. For a video game nerd and art lover, there’s no better inspiration for a consistent practice. These are the first four stages that I go … More How I Use the Sims 2 to Make Art
While I was putting together this project. I came across a folder in my touch screen laptop entitled “Photographs of Neat Things”. Here are some pictures I’ve taken throughout the years that inspire me to paint!
Up until very recently, I couldn’t complete a painting in multiple sittings. I still find it very difficult to abandon something that does not live up to my standards. Then, I realized that I was wrong about being finished a painting. I painted this in one sitting. It is over five feet tall and about … More The Importance of Updating Your Paintings