Archive | September, 2015

what is gesso

Gesso 1: What Is Gesso

Gesso is used in artwork as a preparation for any number of substrates such as wood panels, canvas and sculpture as a base for paint and other materials that are applied over it. In the past we used Rabbits skin glue or gypsum. Now we use calcium carbonate in a latex base. Works on a […]

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Art Journaling

Art Journaling

Have you ever felt the need to chronicle the daily events of your life? Is a daily art journal (art journaling) a good practice for you? One of the benefits of being an artist is that it allows you an excuse to observe life more closely. It gives you meditative and contemplative time. You are […]

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