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Monday in Art Tutorials – Kim Carver shares how to create decorative “angels & snowflakes” hanging ornaments using a wood-burning tool and a small gourd.

Tuesday in Featured Artists – This week’s featured artist is Elisha Dasenbrock, a watercolor painter and talented portrait artist. Drop by to see her work on Tuesday, and feel free to submit your own art as well.

Wednesday in Painting Tutorials – Lori McNee explains exactly what you need to know about water-soluble oil paints, based on her 10+ years of working with them.

On Thursday and Friday EmptyEasel.com will be enjoying Thanksgiving. :)

Last week’s articles on EmptyEasel:

Unmotivated in the Studio? Start Creating Positive Work Habits Today!

How to Draw a Realistic Portrait of the Head (by H. Edward Brooks)

Anthony Garratt Paintings: Dramatic Skies and Landscapes

Cleaning Ornamental Gourds for use as Christmas Tree Ornaments

Minimalist Artist Websites – Now Available from Foliotwist

Plus, a quick reminder:

For those of you who don’t know, there’s currently a 10% discount on art instructional DVDs at Creative Catalyst Productions—and it’s just for EmptyEasel readers. It’ll be ending next week, though, so don’t miss out if you’re interested.

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Monday in Motivation - Tomorrow, Stede Barber will pass along some of her recent thoughts on the importance of simplifying your life and simplifying your art. As always, this is good advice for all of us.

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