• Art Tip

    Artist Trick for Finding Colors (Revisited)

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    Swatching your colors.  I thought this post would be a great one to visit again.  Having a key for how my paints interact has been really helpful with colors like red and yellow that I don’t work with as often.   I finally listened to a piece of art advice that…

  • Adventures,  Life

    6 Favorite Autumn Spots That Inspire

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    The leaves are starting to turn beautiful colors in the area!  Here’s a look back at some of my favorite spots to enjoy the changing leaves.  Do you have a favorite place? If you’re in the Northern Hemisphere, you’ve likely noticed the trees have been turning beautiful colors this past…

  • Adventures,  Artwork

    4 Favorite Waterfalls to Visit in Winter

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    If you’re in the northern part of the country, cold weather is likely here for a couple more months.  I generally like to hibernate inside for most of the winter and dream of warmer days, however sometimes it’s nice to get out of the house and experience a change of…

  • Artwork,  Interactive Art Show

    Winter Art Show

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    For today’s blog, let’s take a look back at another Interactive art show that I put together last year – this time featuring winter-themed paintings that I’ve created over the years.  Hope you enjoy exploring the gallery and have happy and safe holidays.  Today’s interactive blog takes us back to…

  • Art Event

    April Events

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    The weather is getting warmer, the flowers are starting to bloom, and new events in the arts are starting to pop up!  After a long year, it’s exciting to see more things available to experience the arts.  Here’s what I have going on for April! Clemens & the Pen: Studio…

  • About Artist

    March Meet the Maker (Part 4)

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    Today we’re finishing up the last part of the March Meet the Maker series.  Are there any questions or things you’ve been wondering more about that I didn’t talk about in the series? If you’ve missed any of the previous weeks, you can catch up here: –Part 1 –Part 2…

  • About Artist

    March Meet the Maker (Part 3)

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    Today we’re continuing with week 3 of the March Meet the Maker.  If you’ve missed any of the previous weeks, you can catch up here: –Part 1 –Part 2 Focus & Priorities Focus and priorities are things that I’ve learned to be very intentional about.  I have a tendency to…