Pumpkin Painting Ideas for the Whole Family

Fall is here, school is in session and the season has never been full of more strange things than in 2020. The fact that we use the word “zoom” so many times during the day is something I never saw coming. With all of the zooming and other interesting things 2020 brought, it’s been a comfort to return to one of my favorite fall traditions. Pumpkins. One of the sweet surprises is the people who told me they watch the YouTube Creative Season “Paint with Me” videos with their families and do the project together. That made me think that … Read More

How I Use Gold Fine Tip Markers in Fall Art

There is something I love about changing things up in my art as a new season starts. Here in Northern California, the blistering heat remains, yet I see the changes happening, ever so slight. The light is changing. It’s getting late out earlier. The sun rises later in the morning. The plants and trees are starting to change a bit too. Not the deep, robust colors of autumn, but the gentle, anticipation of the new season, a dimming perhaps? I love to fall into the traditional autumn art, but I wanted to incorporate some new techniques, colors, and products into … Read More