Tag: Painting

Meet the Owners of Posie Meadows Etsy Shop

Posie Meadows is a joint venture between sisters Rachel and Rebekah Land. Rachel is a children’s book illustrator with a degree in fine art and Rebekah runs the business and graphic design side and has a degree in marketing and entrepreneurship. They have been inseparable best friends since childhood and this new venture is a […]


‘Art’ by cottonridge Treasury tool by StylishHome. Beautiful paintings from the artists on Etsy. I wasn’t very creative in naming my Treasury today – I thought I’d let the art speak for itself this time. Enjoy!

Painting with Oil and Acrylics

This featured article is from Guest Author Geoff Jackson. There are probably as many styles of painting with oil and acrylic as there are artists. This is something to know when you shop for an art print on canvas. But like many art areas, there are some basic principles that go with painting with oil […]

Meet The New Artists In The Galleries!

Village Maidens Painting by Peter Nyanjui Mburu

  Paintings by Peter Nyanjui Mburu in Kenya     Crochet by Vicky’s Handcrafted Designs in Australia     Paper Creations by Alison Harris in New Zealand Images Used by Permission of the Artists   Related articles New International Fiber and Bead Artists in the Gallery Feature Your Portfolio In The Cotton Ridge Create! Gallery […]

Latest Additions to the Galleries ~ Drawings on Canvas, Leather Journals & More

Early Autumn Birches by Angela Vandenbogaard

  Don’t miss the latest additions to the Galleries! Beautiful handmade leather journals by Michael Graham Original drawings by Michael Graham Oil and watercolor paintings by Angela Vandenbogaard       Copyright 2012 Kathryn Depew. Images copyright Michael Graham and Angela Vandenbogaard, used by permission. Related Articles Journaling: Some Personal Thoughts & An Etsy Treasury […]

Featured Website: Michael’s

I love finding web sites with lots of great arts and crafts ideas and free projects!  There’s something about browsing through pages of craft ideas that motivates me to start yet another project (or better yet…finish one I’ve already begun!)  The Michael’s web site has new ideas and tutorials for the fine artist, kid’s art […]

Explore the Galleries’ New Artist Porfolios!

Please visit the new Portfolio Pages in the Galleries, and leave your comments! Oil Painting Betty Burchfield Debbie Russler Miniatures Gallery Caroline McFarlane-Watts: Miniature Food Janit Calvo: Living Miniature Gardens Marla Gilbert: Miniature Sewing Boxes Kathryn Depew Doll Gallery Betty Burchfield Lynn McEntire Marla Gilbert Kathryn Depew Jewelry Gallery Judy Cleve Kathryn Depew Copyright 2011 […]