Soho Urban Plein Air Pochade Box Easel I’ve been through so many artist boxes, pochade boxes, paint boxes, and the like over the past two decades of creating art. I had recently sold my Guerrilla Painter 9x12-inch box so that I could afford a new guitar. What I didn’t take into account is that I … Continue reading Soho Urban Plein Air Pochade Box Easel
Tribble the Pomeranian. Tribble, our Pomeranian lets me know when she likes the sounds I dial in to the Boss ME-80. She will lay next to my guitar stand when she approves. If she disapproves, she will bark, and walk away. Hahah
I just heard that phrase “An Artist shouldn’t blame their tools”. I have to rebuttal and say “A Chef never serves moldy bread”. - Anawanitia (quote me on that).
Canvas Keys or Canvas Wedges Canvas keys are also known as canvas wedges, painters keys, corner keys or canvas inserts. They are used to tighten saggy canvases. All high quality stretched canvas comes with these attached to the back, such as Fredrix Canvases. Insert into the inside corner grooves of the stretcher bars. To use … Continue reading Canvas Keys
There are two sides to the art of healing. One is grown from nature, and the other is grown from profit.
Anawanitia's Watercolor Kit I love having a studio in a box, whether it be in oils, acrylics or watercolors. Watercolors are the most fun to make your own kit. You can make it as big or as small as you like. For me, I needed a kit that works in the art studio and can … Continue reading Perfect Watercolor Kit
Circle Painting in order to get your hand and eye coordination in working order. Not all paintings have to be masterpieces. Get out of your head, that every painting has to be a masterpiece. Just like playing a guitar, you have to learn your scales in order to do so, and do warm up exercises. … Continue reading How to Practice Painting
Purple is the mixing of blue and red pigments. Violet usually pertains to a flower or the bluish-purple color in the spectrum of light. But regarding its place on the color wheel, it can be listed under a bluish-purple or a purplish-blue, but not exactly purple.
Adobe Photoshop teaser for the iPad The first main question posed in this live stream on May 9, 2019 was “What do people really need?” My answer is: It all. Now, artists are all different when it comes to Photoshop. Some use it for drawing, others use it for actual photography, which was it’s original … Continue reading Adobe Photoshop on the iPad is it too little, too late?
Gibson SG oil painting by Anawanitia. They always say “Paint what you know.” So I did. This is a little Gibson SG guitar. Title: Gibson SGArtist: AnawanitiaMedium: Oil Size: 9x12 Support: Canvas sheetDate: May 3, 2019Unframed, not stretched Messy fun art studio.