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Black Light on a Budget

Black light chalk is fun to work with, and it’s a great way to experiment with art and drawing. But it can be very expensive, particularly if you’re using invisible fluorescent chalk. Because the pigments used in invisible fluorescent chalk are rare, the cost per stick can be quite high, upwards of $10 a stick […]

How to Do an Easy Black Light Drawing


Learning how to work with black light chalk can be a daunting task. However, that doesn’t mean it is impossible.In today’s video lesson, I’m going to show you how to do a very easy black light picture that will work with almost any chalk drawing On Friday, the post will be “Black Light on a […]

Five Ways to Make Your Homeschool Art Class Fun

When I teach an art class, the first rule I give my students is, “You’ve got to have fun!” I mean that. If art class is not fun, there’s really no point in having it. Art is about expressing yourself. It’s about exploring your creativity. But it’s also about joy. So how can you make […]

Improvise a Landscape

  Something I enjoy doing occasionally is improvising landscapes. As a performance chalk artist, I have to draw quickly. It’s a lot of fun to just start drawing and see where it leads me. That’s the fun of drawing, particularly with chalk or pastels. Sometimes you just have to let go and let the picture […]

How to Paint Clouds in Watercolor

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  Skies are one of the most fun things to paint in watercolor, and there are quite a few different ways to create dramatic looking effects. In today’s video I’m going to demonstrate how to use some simple tools (sponge and baby wipe) to create a bank of billowy clouds.   To do this exercise […]