Author Archives: Jean Pederson

portrait painting by Jean Pederson_011714

When is a Piece of Artwork Finished?

Is a painting finished when you run out of paint, sunlight, time, or energy? One of the most common questions asked when I teach is “when is the painting finished?” This is a really difficult question to answer because it's personal.
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How to Choose an Art Instructor

I'm thrilled to welcome artist and author Jean Pederson to the family of bloggers here at Stay tuned as she shares advice for artists--today, she gives you tips for choosing an art instructor that will be right for you.