What is mixed media art? Art studio blog #3

So what is mixed media art anyway? This video is for anyone who wondered what a mixed media painting is. Mixed media art is when two or more materials are combined into one piece of art. Combining pen and pencil, paint and markers, and collage with metal and fabric...
Finding inspiration – studio vlog #2

Finding inspiration – studio vlog #2

In my second studio vlog, I talk a little about what inspires me. I love being out in nature. I attempt to take the feelings, sights and sounds I experience there and use them in my paintings. What inspires you to create? Let’s have a discussion...
Seeing my art in a new way —  about studio vlog #1

Seeing my art in a new way — about studio vlog #1

Are you addicted to watching YouTube videos? I am. Many of the videos I watch are about how to make videos (LOL). I’ve been wanting to include video with a project that I’ve been working on for quite some time. But where to start? How about a vlog? What’s a vlog?...
Studio Vlog #1

Studio Vlog #1

This is my first edition of a studio vlog. After much gnashing of teeth due to a steep learning curve, it is finally published. Please comment below, I’d love to hear your thoughts on it. Or let me know if there’s something you would like to know about me or my studio...

In a Previous Life

The Good Dream Mixed media on canvas 8″x8″ © Karen Phillips Most people don’t know that my first career was in computer programming. Yes, that’s right, I’m a geek. Love technology! But, I needed something more. Through trial and error I found it…art. Read my...