Dancing Poppies

Dancing Poppies is a digital drawing I created this week. I made it available for print through threadless.com click this link to see sizes available  Purchase Dancing Poppies Fine Art Prints Peace- Valerie 

Hill City Handmade Holiday Market

....is THIS SATURDAY, November 4, Downtown Lynchburg, Virginia. I hope I will see you there. I’m going to recap what I’ll be bringing to the market this week, ‘let’s get to it: Peace, ~Valerie  

Painting like a Boss…

Who’s ready for some budget friendly and unique holiday gifts...

Altered Art Brushes

I have a recent growing interest in altered art. In particular altered paintbrushes. I've used brushes in my work a few times, and I've always felt that used paintbrushes have an unseemly and sad ending in their lives. It's an attachment that I feel to a particular brush that wears just how I like, or applies … Continue reading Altered Art Brushes

Art For Arts Sake…

I'm not a big fan of the expression Art For Arts Sake, let me explain why. Because it implies that there is no real art being created any longer. Art is progressive in its very nature. But, when the recreations of past generations of study are copied for the purpose of selling to the masses art … Continue reading Art For Arts Sake…