Looking forward to seeing everyone after our short break. Classes begin the first week of June, see the “Classes” section for details. June 5th Studio Class will be from 12:30-3:30 – Bring a subject that inspires you 🙂 Summer is … Continue reading →
This summer I have been trying to challenge myself each time I step in front of my easel, either in my studio or outdoors. One very extraordinary moment was when I went to a moonlight painting event at Weir Farm guided by Dmitri Wright. I went in with no expectations but looking for a new opportunity.
What I am doing this summer is to step out of my comfort zone, to be willing to make a mess, to make mistakes, to return home with nothing worth keeping but great lessons learned from each painting. With each failure I learn what not to do the next time…failure is a great teacher…it is where we grow 🙂
My first moonlight painting makes me extremely happy…it pushed me into deep colors and to paint faster than ever as night set in and colors began to distort…form and light became magical.