Hi Friends, Family, and Followers, I am taking a break from blogging on my Art of Schmidt site until life calms down a little. I’ve been juggling an art show deadline that’s looming and the art hasn’t been coming together, and some health issues. I hope to get back to blogging more frequently after the art show opening, On and Off the Wall at the … Continue reading I’m taking a break from blogging
Hello Friends, Here are some progress photos of the small landscape paintings I have been working on in preparation for my art show at Frederick Coffee Company in Frederick, MD in October 2017. These paintings started out as acrylics, but I was unhappy with the result, so I painted over the acrylic with Winsor and Newton oil paints yesterday. Now I am much happier with … Continue reading Work in Progress: Frederick Coffee Company Art Show
This year has been a difficult one with lots of transitions and changes. One of these big changes was my decision to drop out of the Human Services Associate’s degree program at Frederick Community College, in Frederick, MD. I made this decision after 18 months of double mindedness between feeling like I had to finish it because I didn’t have any other solid plans for … Continue reading What is Artist’s Block?