It’s so important to keep your artist eye tuned up and the best way is painting from life. It’s usually more fun too! The snow has been blowing a lot this winter and when it gets below zero at night, the days don’t seem to every get warm enough to venture outside. So looking out the studio window is the next best thing. Here are a few studies done the last 3 days which is the beginning of the 30 day challenge in which I’m participating.