Nancy’s Painting Blog

Our Innate Creativity

I love browsing Ted Talks online. It’s addictive! You can find an incredible range of topics, each limited to 15 minutes, offering the finest in the “Art of Persuasion”! One in particular, about our natural creative tendencies, caught my interest, presented by writer Young-ha Kim. I’d enjoy hearing what you think! Please write your comments below.   More Read more ›

An Extraordinary Painting Course!

Register now for Painting Excellence and expand your painting universe! Finally! A course that’s NOT your usual painting course! “Most instructors teach you to paint like them, while Nancy Reyner expertly instructs how to push YOUR work to the next level. ” Join Nancy Reyner for this four week course of personalized online instruction! Painting insights • Read more ›

Special Award Winner Donna Gillispie

Artist: Donna Gillispie, Lake View No. 1, 4′ x 12′, mixed media and wood panels Photo Credit: Linda Edge-Dunlap I was recently given the honorable task to present an award to an artist included in the online exhibition HerStory 2017 Art Exhibition, curated by Renee Phillips, Director of Manhattan Arts International. The show is intended to promote outstanding women artists, and runs from Read more ›

Free Your Creativity

This 45 minute interview of Nancy Reyner was taped on February 23, 2017, as part of Julie Merritt’s Mindfully Alive Retreat, an online series of interviews with artists on the topic of creativity. Nancy explains how all artists have creative blocks, and that they are a natural part of our rhythm. She explains what a Read more ›