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Monday Morning Art School: sinking paint

Monday Morning Art School: sinking paint

Carol L. DouglasJan 30, 20234 min read
Sinking appears slowly over time. A painting that was once boisterously colorful turns dull. How do you prevent it? How do you fix it?
Talk about a frustrating commission

Talk about a frustrating commission

Carol L. DouglasJan 27, 2023
You can have the best idea in the world, but sometimes things just don’t go as planned.
Painting can help you live longer

Painting can help you live longer

Carol L. DouglasJan 25, 2023
It’s never too late to start painting. Or singing, playing the harmonium, or taking up interpretive dance. Why not give yourself a health boost, and have fun at the same time?
Monday Morning Art School: don’t be boring

Monday Morning Art School: don’t be boring

Carol L. DouglasJan 23, 2023
Being boring, like obscenity, is one of those things that’s hard to define, but we all know it when we see it.
Transcending popular culture

Transcending popular culture

Carol L. DouglasJan 20, 2023
The best artists of the Golden Age of Illustration were wildly successful. It’s not just that they were in it for the money; everyone is just in it for the money. It’s that they succeeded in making a great deal of it.