I Erase A Lot ... Art & Creative Musings by Barb Toland Art

Let's go visit The Warhol in, you guessed it ... Pittsburgh:)

Barb Toland

Let's go visit The Warhol in, you guessed it ... Pittsburgh:)

As you may remember, I started off in February with two blog posts about Andy Warhol. The first was about a quote he made that I found inspiring for anyone who's making art. And the second was about Warhol's life & art career. Today, I'll be sharing some of the photos of his art that I took while at the Warhol Museum, and will add a few of my own thoughts about them scattered here & there.

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💥 Pop 💥 goes the Warhol ... Andy that is 🎨

Barb Toland

💥 Pop 💥 goes the Warhol ... Andy that is 🎨

In last week's post you may remember me talking about Andy Warhol, and one of his quotes. You also may remember that I mentioned he was born & raised in my hometown area of Pittsburgh, PA...

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Getting past those creative blocks, but gently ❤

Barb Toland

Getting past those creative blocks, but gently ❤

"Clearing resistance" is something we all have to deal with nearly every day ... whether in our creative lives, or in general. Today we'll be focusing on a quote by Andy Warhol. Let's take a look at this thing called "resistance", and what he had to say about it...

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A new encaustic piece! "The (re)Birth of Venus(de Milo)"

Barb Toland

A new encaustic piece! "The (re)Birth of Venus(de Milo)"

Oh, I had such an amazing weekend - and a pretty great week to follow! I hope yours was just as fabulous:) After lots of sneezing (and yes, moaning) last week, I was able to ditch the cold just in time to get to work on my new encaustic/mixed media Venus de Milo piece that I'll be sharing with you today...

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Featured Artist: JMW Turner - painter of light!

Barb Toland

Featured Artist: JMW Turner - painter of light!

We started last week with this quote from the English painter, JMW Turner, and today we're going to learn a little more about the man, and the artist who was referred to as the "painter of light."

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