January’s Color Synesthesia Pour: “Magical”

So you’ve probably noticed I’m a bit behind… The past few months have been very difficult and we recently had a death in the family. I’m trying to find right side up and it’s just taken awhile. As a result, getting myself into the studio, much less sharing my work online, has been a struggle.…

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How I See Letters

Not too long ago, I shared a post on Facebook talking a little about how I see letters and numbers in color. It’s referred to as “color synesthesia” and it’s different for everyone who has it. The letter “A” will have a different color for each individual. For me, it’s red. Words become more complex…

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Acrylic Pour Time Lapse: “Content”

Some time before the Christmas rush, I was lying next to my mom. I told her how I see colors when I think of letters and numbers. How whole words have a variety of color combinations in my mind. Something like that could be used for my acrylic pours, was one of my thoughts.  What…

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Music for Artists- FREE Playlist

Music for Artists- FREE Playlist Get into the creative zone with this playlist I love Placebo. They bring back memories of college, working late in the art building, sitting on the back steps for a cigarette break. Photo by Viktor Juric on Unsplash They also make me think of crispy autumn leaves and grey days. They’re a band…

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Need a Quick Inspirational Fix?

Need a quick inspirational fix? Feeling stuck? Don’t worry, it happens to everyone. Last week I shared 7 quick ways to get inspired: https://jeffcoatart.blog/2019/08/09/7-quick-ways-to-get-inspired/ But if you didn’t have time to read the full article, here’s a visual recap: Try one of these out and the Muse is sure to be knocking on your door.…

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7 Quick Ways to Get Inspired

Kickstart your creativity with these doable actions… Photo by: unsplash-logoBarbora Polednová Ready for 7 quick ways to get inspired? I know how it feels to be stuck in a rut creatively, to feel that well of inspiration dry up. For creatives, this can quickly lead to lethargy, feelings of self-doubt, and depression. If this sounds…

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Summer Fields and Owl Eyes

Warmth. Flowers. Home…Summer Country. Wear a little piece of sunshine wherever you go. Introducing Summer Country No.2-Necklace BUY: https://jeffcoatart.blog/product/summer-country-no-2-necklace/ This silver necklace features my artwork, “Dark Country No.4,” and is set in a horned owl setting.  It measures just over 1 1/2 inches tall and just under 1 inch wide. The silver metal chain is…

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Pink Petals & Sunshine

Introducing Summer Country No.1-Necklace Warmth. Flowers. Home…Summer Country. Wear a little piece of sunshine wherever you go. BUY: https://jeffcoatart.blog/product/summer-country-no-1-necklace/ This silver necklace features my artwork, “Darling,” and is set in a feminine snowflake setting with a charming antique look.  At its widest, it measures just over 1 inch wide and 1 1/2 inches tall. The…

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Win an ORIGINAL Acrylic Pour!

Alright, my friends, we are going to have a different kind of giveaway this time. Are you ready?!*THE PRIZE: A 6×6 inch ORIGINAL 🤯 What do you have to do? You must visit the Locally Crafted Market in Dahlonega, purchase ANYTHING (doesn’t have to be from my booth!), take a photo of your receipt & tag me in…

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Home Is Where the Art Is

Summer Country Collection- Coming June 2019 What’s the weather like in your corner of the world? It’s beautiful at my end. We got some cooler weather last night that’s made today really wonderful. As I’m posting this, I am starting to list the first necklaces in this summer’s collection.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ I could give you the specs,…

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Springtime in the City Art Show

Catch me and other artists in a show hosted by the Sawnee Art Association I’m excited to be a part of the Springtime in the City art show coming April 27th-May 4th in Cumming, GA. I’ll have two paintings hanging up along with a number of other artists. Artwork will be hung at the Brannon-Heard…

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