Can Play Grow Your Painting Skills?

Can Play Grow Your Painting Skills?

I spend what seems like way too much time playing in my painting sessions. At least, that’s often how it feels. We know playtime isn’t productive, that if you really want to get something done, you have to work for it, and yet, in the studio, I’m...
The 2019 Angela Fehr Watercolour Calendar

The 2019 Angela Fehr Watercolour Calendar

Choosing paintings for my annual calendar is always a challenge, and every year I think, “Next year, I will paint specifically for the calendar format.” Five years in, and I’m still caught sorting through paintings and resolving to be better...
What does it mean to master watercolour?

What does it mean to master watercolour?

​When I first started thinking about creating a course titled “Watercolor Mastery,” I knew that creating a course geared toward mastering the medium involved taking on something big. I wasn’t sure I even felt like I could claim the term “mastery” for myself, because...
Painting Workshop: What I learned in Ireland

Painting Workshop: What I learned in Ireland

When people ask about my trip to teach watercolour in Ireland, I tell them it was an amazing gift. How else can I describe the experience of travel in a beautiful and rugged country, the intimacy and connection of a small group, painting and sharing adventures...