Painterly or Photographic Portraits?

October 12, 2016
Painting by Karen Sperling based on a photograph by Scott Stulberg, using the Artistry Corel Painter Brushes Volume 8 brushes. I had a conversation last night with a pho...
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Overcoming Fear of Creativity

September 25, 2016
Painting by Karen Sperling based on a photograph by Karah Sambuco, using the Artistry Corel Painter Brushes Volume 8 brushes. "We have nothing to fear but fear itself."-...
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Good Communication for Great Painted Portraits

April 01, 2016
Drawing by Karen Sperling. I handed in this sketch to a new client for a new commissioned painting for a TV cover today. Not surprisingly, the client loved it. That ma...
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Corel Painter 2016 Book New Foreword

March 26, 2016
Paintings and design by Karen Sperling based on photographs by Sterling Hoffman. I have been working on a new Corel Painter 2016 book, Painting for Photographers Volum...
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Learning to Paint in Corel Painter Takes Time

January 27, 2016
Painting by Karen Sperling based on a photograph by Cherie Steinberg. Sometimes new Corel Painter users are too optimistic. They think they will be able to create master...
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