Texture and color

  • July 12, 2019
I've been working with texture and color today, using a combination of paint, charcoal, and pastel. Love working loose & free like this!
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Working with charcoal

  • June 30, 2019

What a lovely Sunday! I've been playing with mixed media, paint and charcoal all afternoon and part of the evening. It's been a while since I've painted, but had a lot of fun with it. Working with texture, values, and…

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Drawing in the Soul: sneak peek

  • May 3, 2019
Just 10 days before registration for my in-depth portrait course Drawing in the Soul opens! I’m so excited to be hosting a new round of this live class this summer. 12 weeks of in-depth learning, exploring, painting, drawing, and having fun with a group of fellow students! Want to know more? Here's a little video sneak peek of one of the lessons.
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Want to give your art more depth & interest?

  • April 28, 2019
You may have heard about tonal values, and that it’s one of the most fundamental art concepts to know when you want to paint and draw faces. And not only for faces, but in visual arts in general. But why is that, and what are tonal values actually? Watch my 10 minutes introduction video to find out more.
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3 reasons why you should work on an easel

  • April 17, 2019
For centuries artists have been working on an easel. But why is that? And should you be working on an easel too? The short answer is: yes, you should! 🙂 It really is important to work on an easel. Let me give you three reasons why.
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