Art Matters

Practice makes progress

Barb Toland Creative Sparks

Practice makes progress

Have you ever started a new creative project just to get frustrated over not having it go so well? Have you ever played it safe & just keep doing the same creative thing over & over because you're good at it? Have you ever gone to an art class ...

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Bauhaus artist Paul Klee

Barb Toland

Bauhaus artist Paul Klee

We're going to spend some time today talking about an artist who, among those who have studied art, is extremely well-known. But for some of you he may be a bit more obscure...

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Honor Thy Father & Mother collection: Part 5

Barb Toland My Stuff

Honor Thy Father & Mother collection: Part 5

Let's pick up where we left off in the last blog post, as I continue to share my journey with you of working on this latest watercolor & encaustic collection, Honor Thy Father & Mother. This collection is meant to honor my Mom & Dad who have both passed in recent years. And with an even wider brushstroke...

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Honor Thy Father & Mother collection: Part 4

Barb Toland My Stuff

Honor Thy Father & Mother collection: Part 4

Let's pick up where we left off in the last blog post, where I shared with you my journey while working on my newest watercolor & encaustic collection, Honor Thy Father & Mother...

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Honor Thy Father & Mother collection: Part 3

Barb Toland My Stuff

Honor Thy Father & Mother collection: Part 3

Let's pick up where we left off in the last blog post, where I shared with you my journey while working on my newest watercolor & encaustic collection, Honor Thy Father & Mother...

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