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Finding Your Unique Artistic Voice


Kristine Poole

 I am delighted to share this video panel talk on finding and developing your unique artistic voice. We had the best time chatting with some of the most iconic creators out there - Donato Giancola, Ed Binkley, Scott Gustafson and Allen Williams. Each has a wildly distinctive creative voice and hugely generous spirit. We are grateful for all the insights, wisdom and creativity they shared from their own artistic journeys. I hope you enjoy…

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Snooping for new digital techniques- one click painting


Scott Fischer

September 27, 2022 - Hey folks! Throwing back to a demo I did before my time at muddy colors that I thought you may find interesting. I was trying to discover new digital techniques in photoshop. I wanted a more tactile feel to some of my work and this is what I landed on. I called it 'one-click painting' because much of the value work and strokes you see here are done with one click of a texture brush. Get that? So instead of dragging the brush, I would hover the brush where I wanted it. I'd set the brush to 'tilt' so I could rotate the shape to the angle I needed- and use one click the mouse. Bam! Kinda like a rubber stamp. To give me a tactile boost, it was started on scanned water color paper.…

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