An interview with Judy Wise – Bali

Our trip to Bali is just around the corner and I am getting very excited to learn new (to me) dyeing techniques with Judy Wise and Sue Stover. Judy was recently at my house painting for another trip that I will be talking about very soon (painting BIG in Spain) so I took advantage of…

When I grow up I want to be just like Judy Wise

When you speak to Judy Wise, you have her undivided attention. She is one of those people who looks you straight in the eye and actually listens to what you are saying. She is multi-talented and has earned her living as a very successful artist. Any question I have about art, I just ask Judy…

Building history with Lisa Pressman

Lisa explains her method of building history in her paintings in this video. This is an example of what we will learn with Lisa in our workshop in Bali. If you are friends with Judy Wise, you can see what effect attending Lisa’s workshop has had on her paintings since she attended her retreat in…

Building history with Lisa Pressman

Lisa explains her method of building history in her paintings in this video. This is an example of what we will learn with Lisa in our workshop in Bali. If you are friends with Judy Wise, you can see what effect attending Lisa’s workshop has had on her paintings since she attended her retreat in…

Judy and Sue's Great Indigo Adventure – Bali

I can’t think of a better way of starting the new year than to tell you about a new trip! Join two extraordinary artists, Judy Wise and Sue Stover in their Great Indigo Adventure in Bali, September 12-20, 2015. The Artists Since returning from Bali  last fall, Judy has been living and dreaming everything blue. Years…

Judy and Sue’s Great Indigo Adventure – Bali

I can’t think of a better way of starting the new year than to tell you about a new trip! Join two extraordinary artists, Judy Wise and Sue Stover in their Great Indigo Adventure in Bali, September 12-20, 2015. The Artists Since returning from Bali  last fall, Judy has been living and dreaming everything blue. Years…

I was encausticated at camp!

Dumas Bay retreat center was ideal for five days of getting encausticated at Trish Saggebruch’s EncaustiCamp, in Federal Way, WA, just south of Seattle.  Fifty-three artists armed with heat guns, brayers, dyes and paints, spurred on by the  beautiful scenery of the Puget Sound and its low tides, came together to create waxy magic. The…

Final Homework for Jane

This is my final mixed media piece for Jane Davenport’s Supplies Me class. This was a fantastic online course and I highly recommend Jane as a teacher. She is hysterical, practical, supportive, and has a wonderful teaching personality. Plus she makes great videos in faraway places–Paris, Portugal, Byron Bay, Australia where she lives and even…