My Best Wolf Drawing to Date! (+ My Thoughts on Prismacolors)

Hey everyone! After I finished doing all my research for last week’s post, I was going through my panoply of art supplies when I noticed a large tin of colored pencils. I got them for a project for school several months ago and haven’t picked them back up since. The colored pencils in question are… Continue reading My Best Wolf Drawing to Date! (+ My Thoughts on Prismacolors)

Paint techniques · Painting animals

Diptych [Dip-Tik] part 2 (and our Anniversary!)

Hey everyone! Today’s the day! Exactly one year ago yesterday, Kathleen and I decided to launch the Acoustic Painters! The blog is officially one year old! We hope to be able to keep it up and running for many more years to come! In honor of our first-ever blog post about painting diptychs, Kathleen and… Continue reading Diptych [Dip-Tik] part 2 (and our Anniversary!)

Going Places · Painting Landscapes

Merry Christmas! (+ a Special Christmastime Painting!)

Hey everyone! Wow, it’s Christmas! Kathleen and I just wanted to wish you a happy and safe holiday! We’re so thankful for all the support you guys have given us this year! A while back Kathleen painted a pair of pointe shoes. If you didn’t get a chance to read that, click here :).  And… Continue reading Merry Christmas! (+ a Special Christmastime Painting!)

Photography · Recipes

Our Gingerbread Houses

Hey everyone! Happy Christmas Eve-eve-eve-eve-eve-eve! Officially six more days until Christmas =)! *Frank Sinatra voice* I-I-I-I-I’mmm dreaaaming of a whiiite Christmaaas! The tree’s been decorated, the presents have been wrapped and the stockings have been hung by the chimney with care. Just kidding. We don’t have a chimney. Anyway, I’m not going to let my… Continue reading Our Gingerbread Houses

Paint techniques

Painting Pointe Shoes

Hey everyone! Last week I showed you the pumpkin painting thay Kathleen did a few weeks ago. Well, as I’ve been busy drawing all the different features of the face, Kathleen had been getting into ballet. [Photo credit: http://www.edgar-degas.net/the-star.jsp%5D I’ve always wondered why The Star by Edgar Degas was her favorite. Anyway, like I said,… Continue reading Painting Pointe Shoes