Artist Notebook

The Artist Notebook is a blog by Lake & River Studio featuring articles, news, latest works, and more.

Resin Coating Art: A Painting On A wood Canvas

Resin Coating Art: A Painting On A wood Canvas

  I recently spent some time working with resin pouring and then coating some of my ink abstracts in resin. It was interesting, stressful, time consuming, messy, and also intriguing. Resin itself is intriguing with its durable glossy finish that ...
Blue Turquoise Ink Abstract Painting, Mind Map

Blue Turquoise Ink Abstract Painting, Mind Map

Blue Turquoise Ink Abstract Painting I am trying to fall asleep, but slumber eludes me. I cannot shut off my brain and find the needed peace to drift off. my mind is buzzing with information. I am a human, a ...
Blue Ink Gold Leaf Abstract Painting, Journey of a Lifetime

Blue Ink Gold Leaf Abstract Painting, Journey of a Lifetime

Blue Ink Gold Leaf Abstract Painting Over lakes. Over streams. Over mountains. Over oceans. Over rivers. Life will never stop challenging you. Title: Journey of A Lifetime The painting itself is 9×12. Even in a UV protective frame, it should ...
Blue Gold Pink Agate Painting, Come Find It

Blue Gold Pink Agate Painting, Come Find It

Blue Gold Pink Agate painting Layers of ink like the layers of minerals deposited over time in a stream. Title: Come Find It The painting itself is 9×12. Even in a UV protective frame, it should not be hung in ...
Aqua Turquoise Abstract Painting, Atlantis

Aqua Turquoise Abstract Painting, Atlantis

Turquoise Painting Atlantis The lost city……water abounds…. This abstract painting is done in alcohol ink and acrylic on synthetic paper using droppers, brushes, and straws. The main colors are various shades of jade green, teal, and aqua. Title: Atlantis The ...
Sea Green Turquoise Blue Abstract Agate Painting, Riptide

Sea Green Turquoise Blue Abstract Agate Painting, Riptide

Sea Green Turquoise Blue Abstract Agate Painting It all comes down to water. It flows over rocks and soil creating its own art in nature. Make plans for agate hunting along the many streams flowing into Lake Superior….. Title: Riptide ...