The other day I had an email from an art teacher in Uganda asking that I critique some student work - ages 10 and 11.
Here's what I wrote:
This month we're starting to paint flowers in the monthly online workshop. We're starting off nice and slow with a single yellow rose and the next 3 months will continue with flowers getting progressively more complex. So if you want to start painting flowers now is a great time to start.…Continue
This month's workshop focuses partly on Lost and Found Edges which to me is one of the real beauties of working with oil paints - that you can soften off or completely lose an edge whilst leaving others sharply focused, adding an air of mystery and romance to a painting.
Here's the painting we're working with:
"Old Timers" 13…Continue