Creative Summer Reading List – 2018

Creative Summer Reading List   It’s Summer time and you might just be looking to pack some creative reading into your case!  I’ve selected some five books for you from my bookshelves! There’s some to learn from, to stimulate, to relax and entertain (that’s important too) and one or too just for creative eye candy!…

Is your atmospheric perspective itchy?

Is your atmospheric perspective itchy? What is atmospheric perspective and why is it so important? What is it and when to use it. Imagine yourself on the top of a small hill looking over a valley to distant rolling hills. The hills in the far distance are most likely faded and have a bluish cast…

Fat over Lean, how very dare you!

Fat over Lean, How very dare you! Understanding the Fat over Lean golden rule of oil painting Fat over Lean Do you ever get mixed up on this golden rule of painting with oil? Which one is fat again? And does it apply to all types of oil painting? Here’s how I first remembered the…