Drawing, Illustration, Uncategorized

Current projects

I'm working on several art projects right now. My main project is illustrating a children's book. But,  I am also working on a few paintings in preparation for an art show in August. I've been illustrating books since 2012. I'm getting much better at the process. At first I really had no idea how to… Continue reading Current projects

Kid Projects

Kid Project: A Lake Painting

Today we are doing a kid project: lake paintings! While water can be a challenge to paint and draw, it can also be very satisfactory. Kids especially,  seem drawn to artworks depicting water. I remember loving Monet's paintings of ponds and lakes when I was a kid. One of the trickiest parts about painting or.drawing… Continue reading Kid Project: A Lake Painting

Kid Projects, Uncategorized

Kid Project: Out of this World Landscapes

Ok, today we are making out of this world, crazy, outer space landscapes! This project is for older kids, I'd say 7 and up. I think middle schoolers are the perfect age for this. But younger kids can certainly paint alongside! It is so fun seeing the different planetary landscapes at the end. They all… Continue reading Kid Project: Out of this World Landscapes

Kid Projects, Uncategorized

Guest Artist – How to Sculpt Clay Dragons

Hey there! Today we've got a guest artist here demonstrating how to make beautiful dragons from clay. I hope all of you fantasy and dragon  lovers out there enjoy this sculpting tutorial!  Hi, this is Lina, Kimberly's daughter. Today I will be showing you all how to make a sculpey clay dragon.  Are you ready?… Continue reading Guest Artist – How to Sculpt Clay Dragons