I allowed myself two hours to paint this in both acrylic and oil.  It’s hard for an artist who wants to edit their work to death (like me) but I did it. It’s a practice I’m trying to follow so that I don’t overwork things. (NOTE: That 2 hours to paint didn’t include the drying…

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My Virtual Winter Studio Sale is Happening Now! I normally open my doors once a year for my annual Studio Sale, but with Covid, we are going the safe route and doing it online.  So feel free to pour a cup of coffee, curl up some where comfy and enjoy an art show. Sone of…

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Join me for about an hour of fun conversation, storytelling and art instruction as I introduce Naomi to the world of Alcohol Inks. She creates a beautiful floral painting in no time using Ranger Alcohol Inks and Dura-Bright White Paper. I had such a great time making this video with her and playing with art! …

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I had a ball recently painting with Naomi Judd! The multi-grammy award winning singer/songwriter/entertainer/actress/author and public speaker, Naomi Judd, graced me with her presence in my studio in Franklin, TN.  She swears she’s never painted before, but when you see what she did, you will be happily surprised! Here’s a sneak peek into what she…

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This is a video showing how to easily “size” and “gesso” a wooden panel using GOLDEN acrylic products to paint on by artist and teacher Rachael McCampbell. Knowing how to properly gesso a substrate is basic to any artist’s repertoire. Rachael teaches workshops in the United States and abroad in acrylics, oil and cold wax…

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  Learn how to paint a cumulus cloud in oil with acclaimed, fine art painter Rachael McCampbell. She leads you through the entire process of prepping a panel, mixing only three colors and painting a 9 x 12″ canvas panel using Gamblin Oil colors in a quick and easy way–sharing pro tips throughout. Painting clouds…

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This gives you a glimpse into the many weeks and layers it takes to paint a large, triptych landscape. This painting was a commissioned piece of a landscape in middle TN with personal meaning to the family who hired me to complete this. Enjoy this brief time lapse video and subscribe to my YouTube channel…

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