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Painting Tutorials

October 11, 2017

Hi everyone! I wanted to share with you some of my recent painting tutorials in case you’ve missed them. I love making these tutorials so much, as I get to do what I love, but also share some of the tips I’ve learnt over the last few years. These tutorials are not for people who want to become academically trained in classical painting. These are for those of you who really want to try painting and not sure where to…

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Get More Instagram Followers

September 27, 2017

If I get more Instagram followers I’ll sell more paintings right?!…. Hmmm…not exactly. Today I want to open up the conversation between Instagram followers and success. A lot of focus these days, seems to be how many followers we have. It’s one of the first things we see when we look at someone’s Instagram. But how important is it really? The Sitch? In the beginning…when I began this journey, I spent a lot of energy worrying about my amount of…

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The Best Artist Resource

September 5, 2017

Have you ever felt like the reason you’re not there yet, is because you don’t have the right tools? I dealt with this struggle for the first two years I took up painting. The reason I wasn’t good at painting, was because I didn’t have fine art oils. And the reason I couldn’t start my YouTube channel yet, was because my art studio wasn’t finished. Well today I want to speak about the only artist resource you need. The Truth…

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Selling Your Artwork Online

October 11, 2016

So I have some very exciting news! I will be presenting in Modern Thrive’s three-day live online workshop, ‘Selling Your Artwork Online’. I get SO many messages every day, from you artists out there, asking how you can sell your work. It’s scary and confusing, I know this because I was there myself about 3 years ago. Selling your artwork online doesn’t have to be a minefield, which is why I was so excited to be a part of this workshop. I want to…

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What it’s like being an Artist?!

August 30, 2016

I get tons of messages everyday from people expressing how much of a dream it would be to follow their heart and become an artist. But how do you define being an artist? The answer will probably surprise you. Is being an artist, a dream? I would ALWAYS encourage somebody to follow their heart. If you set aside time for yourself everyday, doing something you enjoy, you will find life rewarding. It doesn’t have to be a ‘hobby’ as such. It could be a…

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