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My favorite artists (1): Line Juhl Hansen Long before I started painting, I fanatically skimmed the Internet for artists who inspired me. I stored pictures of their paintings as photos in my photo library—it was long before I discovered Pinterest and Instagram—and...
Practicing the Power of Now You might have read ‘The Power of Now’ by Eckhart Tolle. This book is about the importance of quitting the excessive thinking about the past and the future, and realizing that there is only one moment: ‘Now.’ Everything else is a mental...
How to get into the flow of painting When I start painting, I usually start with scribbling, making marks, adding some paint. I am just doing something. I am ‘activating the canvas’ as some artists call it. I like that expression. Before, the canvas (or the paper)...
My name is Simone
Daily painting changed my life, and I am so passionate about it. That’s why I started this blog. I would love to inspire you to let your creativity flow and start making art – even (or maybe especially) if you have never painted.
My daily painting
I try to paint every day, and I write about my daily art practice on this blog. Take a look and join me!
Dear reader, Today another small collage that probably will make it into my course. Fun to make the graphic dots as a contrast to the more natural shapes of the collage paper. I'm working really hard right now on my course. I now have set a definitive date for the...
Dear reader, Today I made another collage for my online course, on business card size again. I started with a layer of black. It's fun how such a dark background inspires new ideas for collage! Bye! Simone
Dear reader, Today I made another small collage on business card size. It's for my online course that launches in October. I was particularly happy with this one. I made it from 'waste paper', the paper that covers my working table, with all kinds of paint stains on...
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If you are feeling stuck in your creativity, if you want to start painting, if you are blocked: I can help you to unblock yourself and start painting.
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