Dianne Mize Studio

Tips and ideas for composing paintings and drawings


How What About Shadows?

Published: Sat, 05/07/22

I hope you enjoy this new version on a post from 2018. Dear, A shadow is an area deprived of light, but what does that mean when doing a painting?…

How Light Can Change Local Color

Published: Sat, 04/30/22

I hope you enjoy this new twist on a post from 2017. Dear, One of the trickiest issues painters encounter is with color. Our tendency is to mi the…

An Oops in Saturday's Email

Published: Sun, 04/24/22

Hey again,, At the end of yesterday's Saturday Email Tip, there was an announcement about a Thursday livestream. THAT was a slip-up. Sometimes we…

Getting Beyond Limitations- A Revisit

Published: Sat, 04/23/22

I hope you can join us tomorrow (Sunday, April 24) at 2 p.m. Eastern for our monthly YouTube chat. The topic will be Anatomy of Shadows. To log on go…

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