Category for Art on the Go

Art School: Apple Template & Watercolor Wash Tutorial

Posted by • November 9, 2018 • Art on the Go ,Art School ,Free Travel Goodies Add Comment
Apple Watercolor Wash Tutorial by Betsy Beier

There are so many delicious varieties of apples in the stores these days, some are crispy, some soft, some sweet, some tart. There’s really an apple for everyone. Apples also make a great prop

It’s a Colorful World – November Palette

Posted by • November 2, 2018 • Art and Design ,Art on the Go ,Culture ,Palettes Add Comment
It's a Colorful World - November Palette

Many years ago, while traveling with my family we came up with a “game” for the day where we’d pick a color and while we were out touring we would snap a picture when

I Am Creative – An Affirmation for All

Posted by • October 30, 2018 • Art on the Go ,Free Travel Goodies Add Comment
I Am Creative

We live in a world where fears and anxieties can many times overwhelm our own creativity. How many times have you heard, “Oh, I’m just not creative…” or “I can’t seem to come up

Art on the Go: Art School – Line Basics: Hatch and Marks to Imply Light and Dimension

Posted by • September 22, 2017 • Art on the Go ,Art School Add Comment
Art School: Line Basics Hatch Lines by Wanderlust Designer

Hatching or adding hatch marks is a technique used to add dimension and tonality to line art. It adds dimension to a simple line drawing by implying light and shadow. The hatch marks are

Art on the Go: Art School: Line Basics – Blind Contour Drawings

Posted by • September 14, 2017 • Art on the Go ,Art School Add Comment
Art School: Blind Contour Exercises by Wanderlust Designer

A blind contour drawing is where you only look at the object you are drawing, and not at the paper you are drawing on. The purpose of this type of drawing is to have

Illustration News: New Road Trip Sticker Pack for Pic Collage App

Posted by • September 8, 2017 • Art on the Go ,On Location ,Road Trips ,Travel Stories Add Comment
Road Trip Sticker Pack for Pic Collage by Wanderlust Designer

I’m sure many of you know– I am a huge fan of a good road trip! There’s just nothing like packing up your car and heading out onto the long highway to places unknown

On Location: Spend the Day Painting a Mask in Venice, Italy

Posted by • February 3, 2016 • Art on the Go ,Cities to Explore ,On Location Add Comment
Paint a Mask in Venice Italy (Illustration and Story by Wanderlust Designer)

Whenever Carnevale di Venezia time comes around, I always think of the great experience my family and I had in Venice painting our own mask. It was our first trip to Venice, and although we were

Art on the Go: Art School – Line Weight

Posted by • March 12, 2015 • Art on the Go ,Art School Add Comment
Art on the Go: Art School - Lesson in Line Weight by Wanderlust Designer

Experimenting with line weights in your sketching can open up a world of possibilities to your drawings. There’s something quite clean and straightforward about a line drawing that is created using one single line

Art on the Go: Art School Line Basics: Contour vs. Gestural vs. Implied

Posted by • January 6, 2015 • Art on the Go ,Art School 1 Comment
Art on the Go: Art School Line Basics - Contour vs. Gestural vs. Implied by Wanderlust Designer

One of my goals this year is to kick off a new Art on the Go series called “Art School.” Although I attended art school many, many years ago, like any profession, it’s always

Art on the Go: Sketching in a Cemetery and Creative Projects Beyond Halloween

Posted by • October 29, 2014 • Art on the Go ,Travel Sketches Add Comment
Art on the Go: Sketching in a Cemetery: Creative Fun Beyond Halloween (watercolor by Wanderlust Designer)

The other weekend my daughter and I headed to Half Moon Bay for some sketching with my local en plein air art group. Although I live relatively close to this moody seaside town, I have