Tag: painting

A Non-Work of Art: The Final Art Chapter

If you haven’t read A Non-Work of Art, be sure to start there before reading ahead. After a year and a half in the making, I think I will call my painting complete. It’s funny the amount of… Read More

Love Stone for Plants

When I was little, my grandma and grandpa would take my brother and I to Lake Erie to go “rock hunting.” I’m pretty sure this moment in time sealed in my love for rock beaches and cooler weather…. Read More

Sunsets? Let’s paint them!

Recently, my friend Lauren asked me to take a “Wine and Painting” class with her at Urban Arts at Monroe in Hoboken, NJ. She’s a very talented painter of sunsets and wanted to broaden her horizons – literally…. Read More

A Non-Work of Art: Revived

The last time I painted on this canvas, I lived in a different apartment and the canvas had a different home. I hate to say that it has hung on the wall unfinished for 1 year and 4… Read More

Make something for us, please. Yes, thank you, I will.

My ambitious friends in the band the Razor Blazer’s decided to try to get 500 original covers for their new album, which in turn meant their friends got an assignment: make covers.  

Craft Sabbatical: Crayon Painting for Adults!

Now, I’ve seen this going around Pintrest like crazy, and I don’t want to be a copycat, but I really wanted to try it. I love to paint, so it should be interesting dealing with a different type… Read More

A Non-Work of Art: Inspiration

Before starting to cover the blue, I needed some inspiration.  Check out A Non-Work of Art to hear this story from the beginning. Like I mentioned in the last post, the live stage show put on by Jonsi,… Read More

A Non-Work of Art: Just Wrong.

I started a new color.  If you haven’t read A Non-Work of Art, I would start there for this to make sense. I originally pictured blue with the yellow base, but as soon as it went on the… Read More

A Non-Work of Art: First coat

I put the first strokes of paint down on the blank canvas.  If you haven’t read it yet, check out : Non-work of Art before continuing. I am not a big concert person.  I hate having to stand… Read More