Hi I joined this site last week and I have to tell you I am just thrilled to be here.
Richard you have been the light in my creative darkness. I've been in a painting wilderness for 14 months, having had full blown artist block with no desire to paint. After wandering around this site and watching the free lessons coming through my email I feel just so inspired again. I even managed to complete a small practice painting since joining here and I'm so pleased with myself. I feel a huge… Continue
Got out painting last night from 6:30pm till 9pm just down the road in the Ruakaka estuary trying to get a better handle on this plein air painting business. Turns out it's really tricky - even after quite a bit of practice. The light wasn't quite right to continue with my previous painting so I turned around into the… Continue
One of our painting members Brandon Nixon is going great with the Mastering Color course - he's going the whole hog, making his own color cubes and everything. When he sent me this video he made about what he's doing with the course I was really chuffed - it's like being featured on tv he's done such a good job of it.