10 Minute Art Lessons
This page is dedicated to short art lessons where you will learn about how to use or mix color, how to lay out a palette, frame a painting and many other random but interesting art topics, (hence the name, 10 Minute Art Lessons).
Painting From Life - What is it and how do I do it, and what will I learn from it? Click HERE to read the blog post about painting from life.
Why Is Green Such A Hard Color? - Click HERE to read about why green is hard to paint, and how to make it easier.
How Do You Tone A Canvas - Click HERE to see how I toned 4 and began using.
Is Practice That Important? - Click HERE to see how I practice.
What Type of Brush Do I Need And Why - Click HERE to learn about brushes and which ones you might need and why.
Learning to Create Distance - Click HERE to see from one of my favorite paintings how to create depth and fool the eye.
What Can I Learn From A Color Wheel - Click HERE to see a post about using and understanding a color wheel.
Organizing Paint - Click HERE to see how I organize my paint.
Painting Peonies. Click HERE to read a post with video instruction one way to paint peonies.
Trying to Loosen up Your Work? Click HERE to see how I played around trying to do just that.
Improving Drawing Skills - Learning to draw can be frustrating to say the least. Click HERE to see how I work to improve my drawing skills. (Theory and motivation)
Getting An Idea For A Painting - Click HERE to see the process of getting an idea and taking it to fruition.
How Do YOU Plan Out Your Time - Click HERE to see one way I do it.
When Will You SEE Improvement in Your Painting?- Click HERE to see the Magic Formula for seeing results.
Tips For Mixing Color - Click HERE to learn how to mix and understand color.
What Can You Learn From Painting 30 Paintings in 30 Days? - Click HERE to find out the ups and downs of this online painting challenge.
One Way To Transfer a Drawing to a Support - In this case the support was a rock, but you'll get the idea. Click HERE to see how this worked.
Preparation is Key For Success - Click HERE to see how I got ready to paint 30 paintings in 30 days.
Improving Painting Clouds - Click HERE to see the process for improvement.
How To Paint Sunflowers From The Inside Out - Click HERE to see how to do that.
What Kind Of Paper Should I Use For Practice - Click HERE to see the types of paper available.