Helping others learn to see and then paint what they see (real or unreal) can be an inspiring way to plug into my creative side!
Teaching some art classes at the Vance Granville Community College to both newcomers to art and those who have been in it awhile, in an open classroom environment, is a great way to tap into my dormant knowledge. Working in acrylics, watercolor, and in the case of one student-in fabric collages, they simple let their creative sides flow in class.
Nowadays many use their smart phones to find images to paint from (inspiration) and in
|Acrylic and watercolor|
Enjoy the creativity...the fabric/lace embellished on is below!