Architecture and Landscapes in Watercolor

The second course we’ve released with Udemy is Architecture and Landscapes in Watercolor. As with Paint Realistic Watercolor Portraits, this course features a full watercolor demonstration, showing the entire process of making a painting. What’s more, this course features three camera angles: one overhead shot, one closeup shot, and one showing palette footage.

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Achieving Flow: the Pomodoro Technique

I love painting faces. Every face is a new challenge. As I become more and more absorbed in the task, years of studying facial structure, expression, color theory, watercolor technique, and anatomy emerge and seamlessly offer me solutions to problems one stroke, one moment at a time. I feel like a painting superhero. 

And then when it’s over, it’s…over. I go back to thinking about the energy bill or washing dishes or doing the laundry. Life continues.

This experience is common to all people, and yet it yields uncommon results. It has been called by many names, such as “the zone” or “the pocket.” Scientists have another name for it: Flow.  Continue reading “Achieving Flow: the Pomodoro Technique”