14 Creative Fall Project Ideas

The air feels cooler, I’ve made my first batch of pumpkin bread, and I’m collecting and brainstorming ideas for fun fall projects! 14 Creative Fall Project Ideas: Nature –  I love projects that involve found elements and paint. Check these out: painting acorns, drawing on leaves (I love the ones with the white pen), decorating a white pumpkin. Now, I’m in competition withContinue reading “14 Creative Fall Project Ideas”

Painting Fall

Since the start of my blog “My Creative Resolution” and my regular creative practice, I’ve been hugely inspired by the seasons. Creativity literally opened my eyes to the changing landscape. That first fall, I was in awe of the fall foliage. It was like I’d never seen it before!  With fall in mind, I just developed a newContinue reading “Painting Fall”

Watercolor Basics ~ other important things you need!

In my previous Watercolor Basics posts I covered paper, brushes and paint but there are a few other items that are also important to have on hand. Water – With watercolor paint, you need water to dilute your paint and to clean your brushes. I like to have two containers of water on hand soContinue reading “Watercolor Basics ~ other important things you need!”

Watercolor Basics ~ Paint – What type of paint should you use?

There are several types of watercolor color paint including – pans (or cakes), tubes, and liquid. Many paints are available in student and artists grades. Student grades are a more affordable option, but usually have less pigment. Pans (or cakes) – When I was starting out I associated watercolor pan sets with the paints IContinue reading “Watercolor Basics ~ Paint – What type of paint should you use?”