having the right brush strokes or the "magic brush". It is fun to try painting with a different approach.
Pouring paint, using plastic cards (old credit cards work great), make up sponges, sea sponges and q-tips can be painting tools.
acrylic paints applied , pouring the first layer and mixing the paints over the surface using the plastic cards.
After the 1st layer dried then charcoal was used to roughly draw some lines to indicate the placement of the building, fields and flower beds.
will be having a workshop at the Evergreen Lavender Farm in Appomattox, Virginia on June 27th to paint scenes from the Lavender Fields using this technique. Participants will be given step by step directions to help them develop an individualized work of art with instructions to take home so they can continue their artistic adventures.