Shipping Works On Paper Inexpensively

Cardboard Tubes I think this is the best approach unless the painting is larger than 7 feet on the smallest axis. We ordered our cardboard tubes from Yazoo. We ordered tubes 4″ in diameter by 48″ long. They came in 10 tubes to a box. These tubes come with...
Shipping Larger Works Using PVC Tubing

Shipping Larger Works Using PVC Tubing

PVC Tubes One approach to shipping larger works when you can’t find cardboard tubes or boxes to fit your painting, is to buy PVC tubing in the plumbing department of your hardware store and have it cut to fit your painting. This approach is a bit more involved....
The One Thing in Abstract Art

The One Thing in Abstract Art

I had an ‘aha’ recently after talking with artists in our Artist’s Journey group. We’d been discussing painting for yourself, finding what you love, searching and finding your way, exploring and experimenting. [Note: I have a video for you at the bottom of this post]....
When You Finally Say Yes To Your Dream To Create

When You Finally Say Yes To Your Dream To Create

The Call to Create When you finally say yes to your dream to create, everything changes. You’re living your life and something calls you. You yearn for meaning, a new experience, something that brings you alive. But you hesitate. You’re afraid. You feel...