Belinda Del Pesco

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Art Ideas from Family Photos

Art Ideas from Family Photos Have you ever collected art ideas from family photos? I’m a huge fan of painting, sketching and collaging familiar places and faces stored in our

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Words as Art Supplies

Wrestling Your Naysayers When an artist’s practical ingredients are missing (supplies, space), that’s a legitimate road block to creativity. But the most important foundation to making art is not as

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All About Watercolor Paper

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How to Title Your Art

Everything you need to name a single piece of art, or an entire series, after you create, or before your first draft.

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Intro to Monotype Printmaking

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Using a grid to help get more accurate drawing

Using the Grid Method

How to use the grid method to get more accurate drawings underneath your paintings and printmaking.


Feedback from art collectors and creatives enrolled in classes at

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Artist – enrolled in How to Title Your Art

I have to recommend this short but incredibly useful course on creating better artwork titles.  It absolutely changed my thinking and process on titles, and helps me clarify my vision and the way I talk about my paintings too.

Artist/Printmaker – enrolled in How to Title Your Art

The struggle to arrive at a name for a painting is over.  Following Belinda’s well-conceived prompts, I make a list of relatable, interesting words to use – and within minutes I have a unique title .  I actually look forward to the naming stage now!

Dana Sanford

Artist/Collector – purchased a watercolor painting

A wonderful piece! Beautifully drawn and colored, full of warmth. The shipping was super fast, and the artist is a delight. Be sure and read her blog, too. She’s generous with her time and tips.

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