Author Archives: Chris Morningforest
June 21, 2014 Chris Morningforest Bringing the magic of the world to you in very special ways. I am just getting back to this Blog which I began in 2012. A lot is happening in my world of art, and I will be sharing it in this way. Thanks for looking in. **Website: You can […]
Won’t be blogging for a while… Happy Summer!
I just added some new work to my ArtWanted website: http://www.ArtWanted.com/widget/w.swf?r=58393&a=58393&d=scroll&th=blackgradient&k=Random
Well, this morning I worked on some 24″ x 30″canvases that already had images on them – adding things, covering up things, creating new work. And then I did some experimenting. I had seen a video on YouTube.com which interested me regarding transferring inkjet pictures to paper. Yesterday, I experimented on watercolor paper, rice paper, […]
Well, this morning, I will write something about the other artistic venture I am involved in…. Creating a Happy World of Stories for Kids Everywhere. Since 1996, a good friend and now business partner of mine, Rebecca Raymond and I have been writing books for young children. In 1976, I created some cartoon-like characters called […]
I usually paint several times a week. Lately I have begun using a new style I learned while taking several classes at the studio of Elli and John Milan in Queen Creek, AZ. This technique is different from and combines many of the ways I have worked over the years. The painting pictured here, which […]
This Light is a painting that called me from sleep one night many years ago. I finally got up. I went to the studio and selected a square canvas. Drawing the circle, I wet the canvas around it and applied blue and purple acrylic paint, using the colors as I would use watercolor. Then I […]