I share how my love of flowers developed, what they mean to me, and why I feel the world needs more paintings of flowers.
Blog post by artist Karen Laurie Thomas exploring the question of when we create our art, who are we creating it for and why?
Three steps to help you out in your next Plein air painting competition or whenever you go and paint outside!
How my art is influenced by the work of Frederick Frank, Zen Buddhism, and the Bushido code of the Samurai.
Plein air painting is traditionally done standing up at an easel. But sometimes when you're painting outside sitting on the beach and using your lap has many advantages.
A description of the animal activity around me as I paint watercolors from life beside a creek in Virginia Beach.
July is World Watercolor month, so I started the month with a plein air painting of the beach at sunrise.
When you start to make money from your art, many will say that art is not a business. This post explores this topic and talks about how to combat this.