Artistic tools seem unending. “The Artists Illustrated Encyclopedia written by Phil Metzger quotes “tools, techniques, material and terms” From abaca fibre to zinc white. (A reference book worth looking into) Today, I would like to focus on the basic tools and techniques that will help you build your skills. We want to develop how to … More Lesson 1
I learnt once from an Art professor, Brent Eviston, that Drawing is not a gift but a skill. This was an interesting concept. When I was a small child, it was my mother that introduced me to drawing. She would sit at the table and doodle, a Bonhomme, in English “a man”. I would ask … More Back at it again!
There is a little photo that I have wanted to fix for a while. It was precious. So hopefully it looks good on the wall. First, it was imported and opened in photoshop. Once it was scanned, I deleted the surrounding details. Next, I restored the details remaining. Changed the photo to black and white. … More Happy Anniversary.
There’s so much available to do and little time to do it. But it’s so easy to learn one little trick one at a time. If you get a chance to contact me (which is available on my website at Jacquelineprice.com) there is so much that I can teach you over the phone, in person, or … More There is so much you can do!
Sitting down and contemplating whether to create a youtube video was not my life’s ambition nor was it part of my agenda. So why did I do it? Well, perhaps having surgery and being stuck at home for 3 weeks may do it. Adobe has a program available to those who have a subscription to … More YOUTUBE VIDEO’S
I happen to come across this article that I found helpful. This is at KIDLIT411 facebook page. Take a look. It is a series of sites you can access with excellent information to get yourself going with your new ebook. It doesn’t hurt to learn something new. Write me back with your feed back. I … More ebooks? “How to” Information
Step by Step pencil drawing. … More Latest Art job done
Some of us just love to doodle and draw. But time, family, and other odds and ends can change all that for a while. Granma Lever was 72 when she started painting again. She loved to paint and did really well. She also bought a keln and did clay figures and things. It helped her … More Draw. Draw. draw
I thought I could just paint and or draw the pages for my books. No sir, I posted a link to a fantastic video by an author and he hit all the notes on what to do, look for and how to do a dummy. Also how to set up a quality dummy for the … More Putting together a Children’s Book
Loosen up your imagination! … More Spontanious Creative thinking