3 Reasons Why You Should Try Out This Tutorial

How to create a stained glass effect with watercolor & ink Hey guys! It’s Christy from Jeffcoat Art with my next art tutorial. And I’ll give you 3 reasons why you should try this out in your free time… REASON #1: It’s simple. It’s so dang easy, you’ll be delightfully surprised when you’re done. One…

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Get into the creative zone with this music playlist: Moody & Soft

Need to get inspired to create? I am a firm believer that music is the catalyst for creativity.  All you need is a good playlist. And I’m here to help 🙂 I love music. All types. My tastes are pretty normal and pretty eclectic. It would take less time to tell you the types of…

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First YouTube Video! Watercolor Inking Tutorial: Ocean Light

How to create a kaleidoscope effect with watercolor & ink plus FREEBIES Hello! I’m really excited to share my first YouTube art tutorial on watercolor inking with you. It’s not perfect, but that’s okay. It’s a bit daunting being in front of the camera. I’m much more comfortable behind it. When I decided to start…

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How to Use FotoFuze for Easy Product Photography

USE THIS FREE RESOURCE TO GET A WHITE BACKGROUND IN YOUR PHOTOS First off, Happy 2019! I hope you had a fun and hangover-free New Year’s. I am proud to say I stayed awake until midnight *pat on the back*. And let’s dive in! Today’s blog is about amping up your product photography with a…

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5 Ways to Add Compassion to Your Day

In my last blog, “How Do We Add Compassion to Our Art?,” I mentioned two simple ways that artists can inject compassion into their work. After years of painting portraits, I truly believe that art can be a powerful tool in understanding others. It can also improve our own perspective on the world around us.…

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CYBER WEEK SALE at Jeffcoat Art!!!

Hello friends! I hope you’re having a good start to your week. If you’re a resident of the United States then I hope you’re not stressing too much about getting your Thanksgiving meal ready (or perhaps the number of out-of-town family members crashing in your house?). I want to help with your holiday shopping this…

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Be the photographer in your own photo shoot

Be the photographer in your own outdoor photo shoot My Etsy shop got a small makeover after taking these photos which leads me to what I want to talk about today: Photo Shoots If you’re like me then you get a knot in your stomach when you hear those words. I love taking photos, but…

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Memorial Painting Video- Barbara

Here is a peek into one of my previous memorial paintings. I am doing this portrait for a friend of mine who lost her mother. Rest in peace, Barbara. The bulk of my paintings are done in black & white acrylic paint. I have recently started working in watercolor and have been branching out into…

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Elephant Necklaces!

Hey folks! The resin is curing in my new elephant necklaces. These bezels feature my watercolor paintings and are available for purchase. Ravens & dragonflies are next 🙂 My Etsy Shop   Shop Jeffcoat Art

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Commission a House Inking

New homeowner? Real estate agent? Trying to sell your home and want a unique and eye-catching image? Send a high-quality/professional image of your home to jeffcoat4747@yahoo.com and I’ll turn it into an artistic inking with a classic look. *MARKETING TIP* Use your custom inking on coffee mugs & give to your real estate agent to…

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More print sizes in my Etsy shop

  I am in the process of making MORE available to you during check-out at my Etsy shop: Jeffcoat Art Some images may have varying sizes, but the bulk of them will have 8×10, 11×14, 12×18, 16×20, and 18×24. You can also get a print in lustre or matte. What’s the difference? Matte Prints are printed…

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