Beyond Color: Painting Demo #5

A Bird’s Eye View Contrasts like a lot of attention. “Look at me! Look at me!” They can be powerful in a painting, seeking to lead your eyes around a painting or bring attention to the area you want to emphasize. In today’s Art Bit exercise we talk about several different ways you can createContinue reading “Beyond Color: Painting Demo #5”

Beyond Color: Art Blog #5

12 x 12″ Original Acrylic on Gessobord with 3/4″ Birch Cradle. Wired to hang. Interested in buying this original painting? Click here to purchase. Sometimes painting is like figuring out a puzzle. This painting definitely fits the bill. Lucky for me, I like puzzles. I like the challenge of making it work visually with color,Continue reading “Beyond Color: Art Blog #5”

Beyond Color: Painting Demo #4

A Bird’s Eye View The color scheme for today’s painting are those colors that are neighbors or next to each other on the color wheel, called analygous colors. I use negative space to create shapes and use lines to connect those shapes & spaces to lead your eye around the painting. Grab a glass ofContinue reading “Beyond Color: Painting Demo #4”

Beyond Color: Art Bit Exercise #4

This week’s exercise tutorial works with analygous color schemes, or colors that are next to each other on the color wheel. We do this using shapes & lines while considering positive and negative space. To learn more, subscribe below for access to this video. The suggested price is $15 per video, but you can payContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Bit Exercise #4”

Beyond Color: Art Blog #4

“It’s a Beautiful Ride” Acrylic on Gessobord with 3/4″ Birch Sides, wired to hang, 12×12″. Interested in purchasing a demo original painting? Click here. Sometimes it’s hard to name a painting, much less figure out which direction you like best. The name I give it might be nothing like what you’d name it. When youContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Blog #4”

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Beyond Color: Art Blog #3

“Holding On” Acrylic on Gessobord with 3/4″ Birch Sides, wired to hang, 12×12″. To purchase Demo Paintings click here. I often find tie-ins between painting and life in general. This week’s Art Bit Exercise #3 explored creating colorful neutrals using complementary colors, or colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. When neutralsContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Blog #3”

Beyond Color: Painting Demo #3

Complements are colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. When mixed, many neutral colors are created. Neutrals serve different purposes. Grab a glass of wine or a sparkling water, put your feet up and watch the creation of an abstract expressionist painting. You can do it, too. This type of painting doesContinue reading “Beyond Color: Painting Demo #3”

Beyond Color: Art Bit Exercise #3

This week’s tutorial explores the creation of colorful neutrals using complements. Not compliments, like “your mother looks beautiful!” but complements, which are colors or hues across from each other on the color wheel. To learn more, subscribe below for access to this video. The suggested price is $15 per video, but you can pay whateverContinue reading “Beyond Color: Art Bit Exercise #3”