March 19, 2024
November and December 2023
Demo of River Rocks in Watercolor
I enjoy walking along the Great Miami River. River rocks have inspired some of my recent work. The watercolor painting begins by creating a background of value shifts, temperature variation and textures. Painting into damp and dry areas, I develop shapes through negative painting.
Rusty Harden has been a professional artist and instructor for over twenty years. Teaching in-person and online art classes from her Tipp City, Ohio studio in a variety of mediums. As an instructor, gallery owner, Artist in Residence for the Boonshoft Museum, Wildlife Life Enrichment Muralist for accredited zoos, published author, associate documentary producer, Derwent Ambassador, and active volunteer she demonstrates that her passion is about expression of self and speaking the truth through art.