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Abstract still life painting, "Bowl of Fruit", by artist Claire Desjardins.

How to paint abstract still life

Claire Desjardins

Explore the liberating world of abstract still life painting, where the focus shifts from realistic representation to expressive interpretation. This guide encourages a free and loose approach, emphasizing the emotions...

How to paint abstract still life

Claire Desjardins

Explore the liberating world of abstract still life painting, where the focus shifts from realistic representation to expressive interpretation. This guide encourages a free and loose approach, emphasizing the emotions...

Abstract artist Claire Desjardins painting in her studio in Gore, Quebec (2023).

Embracing the unpredictable symphony of colors:...

Claire Desjardins

As an artist, painting is a game, a challenge, and a puzzle that I delight in piecing together. It's an exhilarating endeavor where I test my skills and push the...

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Embracing the unpredictable symphony of colors:...

Claire Desjardins

As an artist, painting is a game, a challenge, and a puzzle that I delight in piecing together. It's an exhilarating endeavor where I test my skills and push the...

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Blue and yellow abstract painting by artist Claire Desjardins, "Fill in the Blanks".

How to use scale and proportion in abstract pai...

Claire Desjardins

In this post, I delve into the transformative power of scale and proportion in abstract painting. Discover how these fundamental principles can enhance your compositions, evoke emotion, and captivate your...

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How to use scale and proportion in abstract pai...

Claire Desjardins

In this post, I delve into the transformative power of scale and proportion in abstract painting. Discover how these fundamental principles can enhance your compositions, evoke emotion, and captivate your...

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Art thief stealing paintings

How to prevent art theft

Claire Desjardins

As an abstract artist, the fear of art theft is a constant concern. From physical theft of paintings to the appropriation of ideas, the threat is real. In this post,...

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How to prevent art theft

Claire Desjardins

As an abstract artist, the fear of art theft is a constant concern. From physical theft of paintings to the appropriation of ideas, the threat is real. In this post,...

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Bright colors of Mexico inspire!

Embark on an art-centric adventure with me!

Claire Desjardins

Exciting news! I'm planning a unique trip that combines my love for art and travel, and I need your input to make it perfect. I'm in the early stages of...

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Embark on an art-centric adventure with me!

Claire Desjardins

Exciting news! I'm planning a unique trip that combines my love for art and travel, and I need your input to make it perfect. I'm in the early stages of...

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Lime green minimalist painting by abstract artist Claire Desjardins.

Exploring minimalism in abstract painting

Claire Desjardins

Embark on a journey with me as we explore the captivating world of minimalism in abstract painting. Discover the philosophy behind this artistic style, its ability to evoke serenity and...

Exploring minimalism in abstract painting

Claire Desjardins

Embark on a journey with me as we explore the captivating world of minimalism in abstract painting. Discover the philosophy behind this artistic style, its ability to evoke serenity and...