To send you off into a fabulous weekend, I have this too cute video clip that Carla Sonheim's son made for her. Carla is the author of Drawing Lab for Mixed-Media Artists: 52 Creative Exercises to Make Drawing Fun.
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Carla Sonheim's innovative ideas are now collected and elaborated on in this unique volume. Carla offers a year's worth of assignments, projects, ideas, and techniques that will introduce more creativity and nonsense into your art and life. Drawing Lab for Mixed-Media Artists offers a fun way to learn and gain expertise in drawing through experimentation and play. There is no right or wrong result, yet, the readers gain new skills and confidence, allowing them to take their work to a new level.
Carla Sonheim is a painter, illustrator, and popular workshop instructor at art retreats such as Artfest, Art & Soul. She has been called a "gifted facilitator" and loves to help adult students recover a more child-like play approach to creating. Carla's "Girls" paintings are in showcased in numerous galleries nationwide, as well as in private and corporate collections around the world. Visit her at www.carlasonheim.etsy.com and www.carlasonheim.wordpress.com!