Brenda Swenson challenges readers to master the art of negative painting to bring subtlety and spark to your watercolor paintings.
Are you ready to make a mess? Go behind the scenes with Lindsay Adler for this Creativelive photo challenge as she utilizes red Holi powder to create a dynamic image that exudes color and motion. Your challenge is to make a mess! Make a glorious mess! Abandon control and order to get more creative and come up with something unexpected. Cover your subject in flour and make them dance. Play with glycerine, water, paint, feathers, anything! Just be sure to create beautiful chaos!
Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese, 1797–1858). Sparrow and Snow-covered Camellia (Tsubaki), ca. 1845. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936 (JP2535)