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Introduction to Encaustic Painting Class, March 24, 2018

Introduction to Encaustic Painting Class, March 24, 2018

Learn the exciting ancient art of encaustic painting in a two-hour workshop offered by a professional encaustic studio located in Loudoun County, Virginia.  Anne Stine Fine Art Studio offers an encausitc painting class with personal instruction from an experienced encaustic artist and the opportunity to work with professional supplies and tools in a relaxed creative environment. Read ... Read More
 
Meet My Teenage Painting

Meet My Teenage Painting

Paintings are like children. They go through developmental stages that can be stressful and a pain in the butt, but still wonderful to behold. So, before you toss that frustrating piece, read on to learn from this mom’s experience how patience and trust can turn it into something beautiful. The first developmental stage of a new painting is ... Read More
 
Here’s a Quick Way to Find Inspiration

Here’s a Quick Way to Find Inspiration

Are you frustrated with finding inspiration for your next creative project? Grab your iPhone and sneakers and READ ON. In this blog, I describe my process of finding inspiration on a five minute walk on the beach in Emerald Isle, North Carolina. One of the complaints I hear from beginning artists is how it’s so difficult ... Read More
 
Painting a mixed media memorial collage: the creative process revealed

Painting a mixed media memorial collage: the creative process revealed

Beginning the Painting This blog is about the creative process I went through as an artist to create a mixed media collage memorial painting of my father. There is a lot of thought that goes into creating a mixed media memorial collage. If it’s your own family member or loved one, the journey can be heartwarming and ... Read More