First Friday in Leonardtown

Leonardtown has been newly named as an Arts and Entertainment district.  It’s one of those small towns with a grassy square surrounded by shops, restaurants, galleries, and offices.  Last evening was our usual First Friday, where all the businesses stay open until 8:00 and there are musicians here and there.  Last night was special, including […]

Daily Prompt: Apply Yourself

Describe your latest attempt to learn something that did not come easily for you. Creating demonstration videos. I’m an artist and that includes videography.  I make videos for people all the time.  Making one for me – that’s something else.  So I decided to give it a try.  I would very much love to start giving […]

My first official still life

I finished my first official still life yesterday morning.  I have done a couple of still life paintings for classes, to be put into my portfolio.  This one is going to be made into Christmas cards and will be framed and sold in one of the galleries.  I actually wish I could keep it, but […]

Flower Pot and Ornaments – Watercolor Demonstration by Shelley Wilson

Here is my first demonstration video and this one is full length – about 7 1/2 minutes.  This one covers session two in which the sketch is already completed and I’m adding color.  Session One will come in a few days.  I’d like to finish the painting now that it’s started.