Face 5 by ToriBeveridge 2016

Face #5 – Straight Inside of My Soul

This face only emerged after I gessoed over the one I had started which wasn’t working the way I had thought it would. I’m so glad I covered it up and let this girl come out. Lessons learned…gesso is my friend and to be flexible because every painting has a soul waiting to get out, […]

Face 4 by Tori Beveridge 2016

Face #4

I haven’t done a drippy watercolor face in a long time, so decided to play today.      

Face3 Final 'Everyone is Beautiful' by Tor iBeveridge 2016

Face #3 – Step by Step Walk Through

Today’s face is called “Everyone is Beautiful”.   As you can see, I wrote those words in her hair.   When I started to sketch her, I decided to grab my camera and photograph some of my steps.  I have some friends who are beginning their face painting and sketching journey, encouraged by 29 Faces. […]

Face 2 by Tori Beveridge 2016

Face #2

Face #2 is finished.  Mixed media including water color, ink, colored pencil, graphite and acrylic. I know I shouldn’t take photos at night, but I wanted to share her with you today.  The true colors are so much nicer (especially the background and the shadow under the nose) and the hair color is much richer. […]

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29 Faces 2016 – Yay!

Hello my friends.  Happy February! I’m sketching and painting faces all month.  What joy! I’ll be sharing all 29 of the faces a create for this year’s February 29 Faces art challenge.  I love, love, love this challenge. I’m so excited to share my first face.  I painted her after doing one of Life Book […]

Word Bowl Photo by Tori Beveridge

Thoughts on Words

Happy New Year Everyone! I hope you all had a wonder filled holiday season and that 2016 will bring you good health, good will and much happiness. A new year.  For many it symbolizes a fresh start. Everywhere you look people are sharing their resolutions for 2016, or, more popular in the art community, their […]

She Lived Happily Everafter by Tori Beveridge 2015

How Life Book Influences My Art

OR.. Why I’m Behind In Life Book I’ve been playing catch up with Life Book 2015 watching some of the lessons for the first time.  What I find interesting is what happens when I do the lessons, which explains why I am (or think I am) so far behind. I’ve actually watched most of the […]

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Meet The Artist – Penny Bearden aka Venomous Creations

It’s Friday again.  You all know what that means… time for another interview with another talented artist.  I just know you are going to love this digital mixed media artist from the psp/signature tagging communitry.  Please meet the lovely Penny Bearden aka Venomous Creations Photo of artist, Penny Bearden aka Venomous Creations Who is, “Venomous […]

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Meet The Artist – Claire Slack aka FwTags

Hello everyone!  Today I am happy to introduce you to the second of three digital mixed media artists from the tagging and scrapping community.  Meet the lovely and fabulously talented, Claire Slack Photo of artist, Claire Slack Who is, “Claire Slack”?  Tell us a little about yourself. My name is Claire Slack, also known as […]

At One by ToriBeveridge 2015

New Digital Art – “At One”

Over on my FB page, I’ve been sharing some of my digital art from this past year and it seems right to share here as well. This is a digital work titled, “At One”.     It is a digital mixed media piece, done in Poser 7, PSP and PS. and a closer look, at […]

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Meet The Artist – Trish Schaffer aka Lady Dragus

Many years ago, when I first stumbled around online, I fell in love with the art world.  I was awestruck by so many amazing artists.  The internet for me was like a huge art gallery.   It wasn’t long before I discovered the world of signature tags and began to create them myself.  From there […]

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Meet The Artist – Betty Guffey Richardson

Hi everyone!  Happy Friday! Today I have the great pleasure of introducing you to a wonderful, sweet and caring artist who is not only extremely talented but also very supportive of, and encouraging to other artists. Please meet Betty Guffey Richardson Who is, “BETTY”?  Tell us a little about yourself. This is a hard question […]