Such is life that pulls me away from this new found site. There is so much to see here. It seems every page I look at inspires me! I have even signed up for a 5 day watercolor retreat in Northern Michigan for October. I am so excited to be getting some instructions and for 5 whole days I get to do ART! I am so excited! But for tonight, real life..I am going to spend some time looking and reading on the site here and see all the wonderful art..make some friends maybe and certainly get my…READ MORE
since I am just learning it may take me a while to figure out this blogging thing...when it tried to post the pic using the paperclip it only posted the link to my pictures...wierd.
I wanted to have as my first blog how I got back into my art and to show my first piece. When I posted the painting I added this :
By chance I met an artist in a doctor's office and mentioned that I "Used to paint a long time ago. He said something to me that haunted me and got me started back into my art. He said,"Get a piece of paper, a board, a wall, ANYTHING and slap some paint on it, then go to town!"
One day I did it! I found an old used canvas at a second hand store that…READ MORE