Award Winner Linda Harbert

Award Winner Linda Harbert

Linda Harbert, The School and It’s Environment, oil on canvas, 35.5″ x 47.25″ The journey an artist takes in creating their work has always interested me. From their first decision to create art to the point where they discover their work is uniquely...
The Complete Guide to Acrylic Painting

The Complete Guide to Acrylic Painting

Nancy’s Most Popular Course on Acrylic Bring your visions to life on canvas. From your first brushstroke to your ultimate masterpiece – this course has it all. A Do-it-yourself courseFully demonstrated techniques Acrylic Paint. You’ll love it!  Easily...
How to Paint with Layers – in Acrylic & Oil

How to Paint with Layers – in Acrylic & Oil

To capture rich depth and atmosphere in my paintings, I use layering techniques, applying one layer over another, until the final effect I want is achieved. My paintings shown above and below are created this way using multiple layers. The process of layering while...
Oil Pastel – A Great Medium for Painters!

Oil Pastel – A Great Medium for Painters!

Oil Pastels are Versatile Oil pastels are still my number one favorite medium, even though I also paint with acrylic and oil. When working with oil pastels I feel as if I am able to combine both painting and drawing qualities using just this one medium.   Oil...
Contemporary Painting Surfaces for Artists

Contemporary Painting Surfaces for Artists

Create Seductive Painting Surfaces Did you know that by changing your painting surface, prior to painting, you can gain all kinds of advantages? Instead of using a store-bought canvas, as is to paint on, here are some ideas you might enjoy, to customize your surface....