How to never start a painting

Written observational notes should accompany every sketchbook drawing. ‘Do, re, mi, fa, so, la, ti, dosser.’ Rebel Without a Palette Before starting a painting, clear the mind of expectation and […]

Contrast artists with normal humans

CONTRAST ALERT: Use contrast to create visual interest; contrast light/shade, warm/cool, bright/dull. Too much contrast is confusing, too little bland. Rebel Without a Palette Nationalism is on the rise because […]

How do artists fly?

WARNING! DANGER OF FALLING ARTISTS: Jumping off the art cliff can be addictive and extremely dangerous. Rebel Without a Palette I wish to send back the fine praise the arse-lickers […]