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Part 2: “Dilapidated House”

“Dilapidated House” Part 2 in the series. Stay tuned for the rest! Advertisements

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A Night of Art!

                  A few Fridays ago as my cousin and I were walking down Valencia Street, we happened upon two art openings, one at CITY ART Gallery and the other at 888 Limited … Continue reading

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Introduction To Underpainting

For those of you who don’t know what underpainting is, it’s a technique that most formal painters learn when painting landscapes, portraits and other realistic art pieces. In general, it’s the first draft of a painting, after the background. Usually, … Continue reading

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Critiquing With Photography

As artists, or observers, we’ve noticed that reality often looks different than the photographs and evidence of it. An example of when photography and video represent reality in a worse way are Youtube videos of concerts. We all know that … Continue reading

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The Imperfection of Process

It was 6 or 7 years ago and I was in San Francisco, with my high school CSF class at the SFMOMA. It was the first real art museum I had been to (that I remember) and I was starstruck. … Continue reading

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Discover The Nature of Ourselves As Creators

Featured on the website http://www.art-and-intellect.com comes a wonderful article on the nature of ourselves as artists. Reading through it, I found myself reading about my dual nature- being both a childlike artist playing from my unconscious and a critical artisan … Continue reading

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Can’t Seem To Paint?

TIP:¬†When you aren’t sure how to start, try painting with your eyes shut and listening to a song to distract your mind. Here is a picture of my attempt and I’m not even close to finishing, but hey, I’m painting!

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