Burning Man 2013 – Cargo Cult

The theme for this year’s Burning Man is cargo cult. It’s an interesting theme considering the nature of it’s gifting community and total lack of commercial venues. I’m leaving on my vacation tomorrow – with my family! It’s kind of unique to be on the playa with family – but it really does make for…

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New Fabric Samples in from @Spoonflower :)

I recently received the sample fabrics and designs in the mail. My set included designs on 5 different fabrics; Basic combed cotton, Cotton silk, Linen-cotton canvas, Silk Crepe de Chine, and Heavy Cotton Twill. They all came out great! Out of the set I love the vibrancy of the color in my Silk-Crepe de Chine…

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Mixing the color palette for a 4×6 painting

I work back and forth between the actual painting and digital painting to develop colors and composition.  Before I get too lost in painting I mix the full color palette. Mixing all the colors ahead of time insures that the final palette will be solid and cohesive. This panting will be a photo opportunity at…

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