Category Archives: Challenge

Daily Art Challenge: May 24

Our challenge prompt for today is to use the triadic color scheme: purple, orange and green. This is actually my homes colors.  Our roof is green, I have the purple paint for the shutters and orange for the front door. … Continue reading

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Daily Art Challenge: May 23

Our challenge today is to make an art piece using junk mail.  Having just opened the mail, I have a fresh bunch to choose from. You can use it in an art journal page, to make an art journal, to … Continue reading

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Daily Art Challenge: May 22

Our daily challenge is to use coffee or tea stained papers in our art.  If you’ve never made these papers, here’s a post explaining my process. These are great to have on hand.  I keep a tote filled with some … Continue reading

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Daily Art Challenge: May 21

Our challenge for today is to use pastels in our art.  This is a very old medium and one often used by the Old Masters.  Pastels are one of the most versatile art materials available.  They come in different price … Continue reading

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Weekly Techniques Challenge: Week 20

Our weekly challenges are meant to help us learn techniques for supplies and materials we have but might not use to their fullest potential.  Some are oldies but goodies, some are more recent additions to the art world.  The point … Continue reading

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Daily Art Challenge: May 19

Today’s challenge prompt is all about weddings.  The royal wedding of HRH Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex to Megan Markle, American actress, is going on even as I write.  Our challenge today is to include a wedding memory in your … Continue reading

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Daily Art Challenge: May 18

Another mixed media challenge for today.  Use chunky elements in your art project. This could be chipboard cut-outs and the negative space you popped them from.  Or possibly metal gears or buckles from belts.  We all have cute, but difficult … Continue reading

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