2019 Student Art Contest List

This week I will be a visiting artist at my son’s elementary school for their fine arts day. At that time I will be sharing how artwork is not complete until it has a viewer. I will also discus how to pick a contest, and the joy of putting your art out into the...

How to Winterize Your Camera.

Capturing outdoor winter inspiration can be tricky. I have learned to pack a hand warmer and a large self-sealing bag before heading out into brutal temps.Years ago in Minnesota my camera stopped working. I was shooting in 10 degree temps for just a few minutes when...

Time to Celebrate!

After taking time to review all the great things that happened with your art this year it is time to celebrate! Did you land in an new place or subject matter after trying a different technique? Did you play? Explore? Learn something unexpected? In 2018 my art...