Swatching Sweetness!

This guest Blog post has been prepared for you by the wonderful Kerry Sinigaglia! “My intention was to firstly mix some first shades, especially greens using colours from all three of Jane [...]

7. Slap Dash Rainbow

Rainbow Slap Dash! This is a fun lesson showing the full fun and power of art supplies! Video 1: Video 2: Video 3: Video 4:   Video 5 : Video 6: I hope you really enjoyed this big lesson and [...]

Watercolour Papers

Fluid 100 Cold Press Finish 140 LB / 300 GSM COLD PRESS WATERCOLOR PAPER – 100% cotton, archival quality paper that is perfect for applying the finest watercolor paints 8 x 10 WATERCOLOR [...]

My Altered Book

. BONUS LESSON . Seeing as I have included my Altered Frida book in some projects, I thought I would show you some more details on how to create one as well! Flip through and process video: . [...]

Larger Than life!

  BONUS LESSON Join my in Bali as I paint a giant Frida artwork! Please Note: I created this lesson before I had my own collection of art supplies. Some of the art supplies I mention are [...]

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Having issues ? I have some solutions for you! Videos not playing as expected? Restart your browser app, or try a different browser. . Lessons not appearing as expected? You may be having browser [...]

Little Fridas!

Let’s create lots and lots of faces! Drawing small faces   Pens: I used Finishing Line Pens: click   Colour Pencils: I used Magic Wands: click   Watercolor I used: JD [...]

Skin Deep : mixing it up!

  Let’s start with the very thing that holds us together: skin. In this lesson, we will mix lots of different skin tones with watercolour using several methods. Under the videos, I [...]

Frida Collage-oh!

. I want to bring in one of my favourite collage techniques! Using laser colour copies of my own artwork as a collage element. Laser copies are better than an inkjet print because you can get a [...]

In summation…

Thank you for making art with me! I have posted all the lessons except juicy one… And that will be along soon! In the meantime, there is plenty of Frida goodness to keep you busy! xoxo Jane [...]

Frida and Diego

  I tend to think of Diego Rivera purely as Frida’s husband, but he was a big star of the international art world before he met her. “Diego Rivera, a memorable figure in 20th [...]

Fridamania

  Let’s continue on with the fun of collage! Video:     Collage resources: Mayan Calendar: click to download from Wiki Commons         This is the version [...]

Worth Repeating

  In this lesson, we take our Sketchercise  face and add colour in three different ways! Frida believed in repetition in her artwork. Most of her paintings were self portraits and I see a [...]

Frida Sketchercise

  In this lesson, we draw a turned face and then Frida-rize it! Video 1: Video 2: Video 3:   Drag the image to your desktop and print on watercolour paper for or click here to download: [...]

Little Frida

Let’s create lots and lots of faces! Drawing small faces   Pens: I used Finishing Line Pens: click   Colour Pencils: I used Magic Wands: click    Watercolor I used: JD [...]

Skin Deep

  Let’s start with the very thing that holds us together: skin. In this lesson, we will mix lots of different skin tones with watercolour using several methods. Under the videos, I [...]

About Frida

There has been so much written about the remarkable Frida Kahlo and by people far more eloquent and knowledgeable than me. This whole workshop is my response to Frida, but for concrete facts, [...]