Robyn Sand Anderson Limited Ed. Designer Silk Scarves

A collaboration with the Together in Hope Project I first became aware of the Together in Hope Project a few years ago when I met founders Celia Ellingson and Gary Aamodt at a forum I led. In the forum I sought to open people’s eyes and ears to experience the power of visual art andContinue reading “Robyn Sand Anderson Limited Ed. Designer Silk Scarves”

Beyond Color: Painting Demo #12

Sit back, put your feet up for Pete’s sake, and grab your favorite beverage. Here’s the birth of a painting in all its missteps and right steps. Kinda like life. Read more about this painting on my art blog here.

Beyond Color: Art Blog #12

“The Jewel Within” 12 x 12β€³ Acrylic on Gessobord with 3/4β€³ Birch Sides. Wired to hang. This painting started out covered in red, well, reds I should say…several of them. That is all I knew I wanted as I approached that initial dive onto the surface. As you can see, only a few reds peekContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Blog #12”

Beyond Color: Art Blog #11

“Autumn Winds” 12 x 12″ Acrylic on Gessobord with 3/4″ Birch Sides. Wired to hang. Details to purchase here. My backyard has been a feast for the eyes with a sugar maple tree. Front yard, too. We hit the fall bonus when we rented the house we are currently living in until we can figureContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Blog #11”

Beyond Color: Painting Demo #11

Sit back, put your feet up and grab your favorite beverage. This video is about 13 minutes long. Sometimes painting goes just that fast. Okay, it took longer, but the magic of editing cuts out the boring parts where I am thinking deep thoughts. You are welcome! πŸ˜‰ Click on the link or video belowContinue reading “Beyond Color: Painting Demo #11”

Beyond Color: Art Blog #10

Moonlight Mist 12″ x 12″ Acrylic on Gessobord with 3/4″ Birch Sides. Wired to hang. Details to purchase here. Learning how to live with a certain acceptance that we can’t know it all helps in the letting go of those things we can’t control. This week, a lesson in letting go. I started painting withContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Blog #10”

Beyond Color: Art Blog #9

“Paths As Yet Unknown” 12 x 12″ Acrylic on Gessobord with 3/4″ Birch Sides. Wired to hang. Details to purchase here. I started painting in abstract expressionism a couple years after a rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis. Realistic watercolors weren’t enough anymore. I needed more to express what I’d been through. I wouldn’t wish this condition onContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Blog #9”

Beyond Color: Painting Demo #9

Sit back, put your feet up and grab your favorite beverage. This video is only 11-1/2 minutes long. Sometimes it goes just that fast. Okay, it took longer, but the magic of editing cuts out the boring parts. You are welcome! πŸ˜‰ Click on the link or video below to access. It’s free!

Beyond Color: Art Blog #8

“Courage” 12 x 12″ Acrylic on Gessobord with 3/4″ Birch Sides. Wired to hang. Details to purchase here. A abstract expressionist painting often begins with no idea as to the direction it will go. That’s the exciting part! I often start with choosing colors that “speak” to me that day, or colors that make meContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Blog #8”