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The Sketchbook Project and Perfectionism (Online art lesson #50)

Weekly Art Lesson: Your Online Oasis for Fearless Drawing and Painting Proceeding with Imperfections:   Subscribers received a version of this post with gobbledegook instead of words because I accidentally published when I meant to save a draft.   When starting … Continue reading

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Publish your Palm Tree Drawings for the World to See! (Online art lesson #49)

This is your moment to jump the wall that defines the edge of your comfort zone. Last week we had an easy lesson on drawing palm trees.   We learned to pick up a pen and doodle palm trees in margins … Continue reading

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How to Draw a Palm Tree Without Breaking a Sweat ( Online art lesson # 48)

Follow these  five simple tips and learn to draw palm trees – symbols of relaxation, warmth, and beach vacations. This lesson was planned while in Puerto Rico a few weeks ago.  The Kit in a Baggie worked great even in … Continue reading

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How Any Artist Can Make a Few Bucks Before Breakfast (Online art lesson #38)

This is not one of those “Make money while you sleep!”  lessons, but if you’re serious about making a buck before breakfast, watch the video.  Subscribers, click HERE if the video isn’t visible. Click the icon on the lower right … Continue reading

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Five Tips to Jumpstart Your Painting (On-line art lesson #18)

www.LillianKennedy.com Lillian@Rockfire.com Stalled with your art and haven’t been creating lately?  Life IS complicated, and your art can seem to be the easiest thing to shove out of an overflowing schedule.  After a bit, NOT painting becomes the norm and … Continue reading

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Find an Art Buddy (On-line art lesson #8)

Shelley, Libby, and Ilene paint together in Doylestown, PA on Thursdays.  This week they decided to “go to the beach” by doing the assignment from Weekly Art Lesson#4 . (all previous lessons are available in the archives for your continued … Continue reading

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Using Color in Your Sketchbook (On-line art lesson #4)

Beach in Corsica – photo:Lillian Kennedy It’s January – why not “go to the beach”  by doing the assignment. Click on the above Beach in Corsica photo (that will enlarge the image).  Using your choice of media, do a color … Continue reading

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Playing and Skill building with your Pocket Sketchbook (On-line art lesson #3)

Refresh Your Spirit with Fearless Drawing and Painting www.LillianKennedy.com Lillian@Rockfire.com Even if you draw really well, you always want to improve, right?  Developing your skills happens naturally with experimentation and practice.  How about a  Sketchbook Party so that you can … Continue reading

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The easy way to get started with drawing – Carry and use a sketchbook (On-line art lesson #1)

www.LillianKennedy.com Lillian@Rockfire.com Happy New Year and welcome to the very first installment of the Weekly Art Lesson! Let’s get 2011 started with some excitement and fun. You won’t believe how easy it can be to get regular art practice if … Continue reading

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