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Gouache painted roses

This month's assignment theme for the Make Art That Sells ecourse is 'Roses' so I wanted to start off by keeping the shapes simple. I used gouache paints thinned slightly with water and painted some simple flat 2d shapes. Once dry, I then started adding details over the top of the roses using a white gel pen. This… Continue reading Gouache painted roses

Nicola Rowe designs backpack artwork abstract
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MATS March assignment Abstract Pattern for a backpack

I have been pretty busy the last few weeks completing the Make Art That Sells (MATS) assignment. The course is run by Lilla Rogers who is an American art agent and the courses really help to push you creative boundaries as well as being a lot of fun!!! Anyone interested in her courses can find… Continue reading MATS March assignment Abstract Pattern for a backpack

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MATS Assignment Bootcamp 2017 kicks off!

I hadn't intended to sign up for the course but thought "why not?!". I did the course in 2015 and loved it, and of course as with most ecourses, it has improved over time, and this year is no exception.   To get more info on this course (and others) please visit Lilla's website here.… Continue reading MATS Assignment Bootcamp 2017 kicks off!

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On entering the Make Art That Sells Global Talent Search 2015 (GTS)

So it's August already and last month i signed up and entered Lilla Rogers Global Talent Search. If you havent heard of Lilla Rogers before, check out her website and her online courses here. Ok, so I don't expect for one second that I will get through to the second round (there are soooo many… Continue reading On entering the Make Art That Sells Global Talent Search 2015 (GTS)

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My artwork featured on Make Art That Sells blog!

So a few months ago, as part of the Make Art That Sells Bootcamp ecourse I was doing, we were asked to create a 'Manifesto' showing the things we had learned from the course and therefore how we could describe the course to someone else in visual means. Each person who created art for this… Continue reading My artwork featured on Make Art That Sells blog!

Mixed media abstract art
Abstract, collage, ecourse, Lilla Rogers, MATS Bootcamp, mixed media

New artwork added to Gallery

I wanted to share some artwork I added to my gallery page. Most of my pieces are mixed media and include a variety of mediums and /or collage. These first two pieces I created for Lilla Rogers Make Art That Sells (MATS) Bootcamp ecourse this year. The plates were done for the May assignment for… Continue reading New artwork added to Gallery

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Patterned Mixed media background art pieces for MATS Bootcamp ecourse

Marine Plates for Home Decor assignment on MATS Bootcamp ecourse