Sketchbook Ideas: How To Find Inspiration For Art

Regina @ZenART Supplies Artist Tips & Tricks, Technique, Tools of the Trade 17 Comments

As artists, we oftentimes find ourselves holding a blank sketchbook; eager to fill it up with sketchbook ideas, drawings, and random doodles to the brim! We get all giddy, buying these beautiful art materials which we can use in our new creative project. And then, the inevitable happens – we get paralyzed and anxious by the fear of starting. What …

Interview with the watercolor artist Anna Koliadych

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BY REGINA R. Anna Koliadych during one of her workshops, 2018. R: Hi Anna! Thank you for granting us this interview for our ZenARTist Series. For this particular series, we will be interviewing different artists from all over the world to feature them and their works (mostly talking to them about their respective art practices, tips, and pieces of advice). …

ZenARTist Feature: An Interview With Whitney Knapp Bowditch

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by Regina R. When art imitates life, it is the artist’s mission to carry the image and try to capture the vast beauty of the world around. That is his gift.   Today, as we launch our new series called ZenARTist Feature – a collection of articles where we will be interviewing artists from all over the world, (mostly talking …

A Studio Journal Will Organize Your Thoughts and Creativity

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by Susan L Stewart Notebooks and journals are used for all kind of purposes. I’ve used them for more than 30 years. What works best for me is to have a separate journal for different purposes. However, my favorite journal stays in my studio where I can find it when I need it. When I have an idea for a …