• Permission to be a Messy Painter

    3 monthes ago - By Kem Studios

    'A Summer for Hydrangeas' 18x24 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $250
    I admit it. I am a messy painter. My pastels are not pristine and yes I put them away dirty! When I am caught up in the passion part of a painting, dust will be flying and I'll end up with a pile of messy pastels. I wear a painting apron because if I didn't my clothes would be covered in pastel. The only time I do clean my pastels is when I wipe them on a dish towel before making a mark. I'll also clean my whole box once a year.
    Sometimes when I see a neat and organized painter I feel bad....and inadequate. Shouldn't I...
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