A sold out 2-day Fearless Abstract Painting Workshop at the A.J. Ottewell Centre thanks to the Art Society of Strathcona County in Sherwood Park, Alberta.
Let them paint their hands. Let them paint their feet. What's the worst thing that could happen?
When a student makes the effort and places their painting in front of the classroom for a critique, there is nothing more disheartening than to be met by silence.
The following are the Top 13 Questions I suggest my students ask themselves, so as to help them comment on a painting constructively:
No word of a lie: Some of these lovely gals have never painted before.
It's Spring! A time for re-birth, renewal and a time to come into being by growth. Get your Spring on with Fearless Abstract Painting!
Saturday is the day. Hair and make-up at 9 am and interview at 10:30 am. Wish me luck. Although I have pondered and eloquently answered all of the interview questions in advance, I have a feeling I am not going to stick to the script. No surprise there.
This blog was created to share my belief that the art-making process is a catalyst for transformation and personal empowerment. I am living proof.