Using Colored Paper

One of the nicest things to have as an artist, is a variety of canvases and colors. With most of my color pencil work, I have used white paper (bristol board), but a few years back I discovered quality colored paper that others were using. I was immediately intrigued, and ordered a pad for myself.…

Neighborhood Gopher Tortoise Colony

Turtles and tortoises are found in the fossil record going back as far as 250+ million years. That’s a very long history in terms of a species’ time in existence on this planet. Obviously, something about the way they are built has allowed them to survive and be molded into many kinds of turtle or…

Changes for the Better

Hello everyone. I have been busy working on improving my marketing skills, and making plans to work toward becoming a full time artist. I bought and read Guerrilla Marketing for Artists by Barney Davey, and I highly recommend it for other artists want to improve their marketing both online and locally. I had no idea…