Art by Carol May is all about sharing the joy of painting. The wonderful gifts of God are everywhere.
Butterflies delight our senses with their beautiful colors and free
lifestyle. There are birds and lots of critters to paint, like this sea
There is a joy painting with the freedom of watercolors. But there is a rich beauty with the classic oil paintings.
Paintings come out of the artist's heart. We paint what we see around us.
There are so many things to paint, mountains, ocean and buildings like these old country barns.
It was a pleasure growing up in the country. Barns were a big part of the scenery.
So on a trip to Connecticut, it was fun painting barns. "Country Barns" was privileged to win a best of show award.
When the paintings started running out of the spare bedroom, something had to be done! Art by Carol May was born to share the joy of painting with others.
You can create eye-catching paintings with the basics of good art.
They are easy to master and you can use them to create your own masterpieces.
Learn some art lingo in the Art Dictionary. For example, what does it mean when an artist says alla prima, glazing or frisket?
The painting tutorials explain the materials, what colors to use and the painting steps from start to finish.
It's a joy sharing my painting secrets. Glean from my step-by-step explanation of each painting.
It's my pleasure to share my paintings and knowledge. We are all going through this life together.