When drawing or painting pumpkins, the first and most important thing to consider is that every pumpkin is different and that none of them are perfect. The stems are almost twisted and contorted and almost every pumpkin has blemishes, scars, and warts, and the ridges do...

Since January of 2018, I have painted many smaller watercolor studies and a few larger pieces, too. A noteworthy consideration is that prior to 2018, I had almost completely quit painting, and another important consideration is that also within the first several months of 2018,...

Late last year, I illustrated pro baseball player Mark Littel's book of autobiographical tales with a group of graphite pencil drawings. In this tutorial, I'll show you how you might begin to copy my drawing for yourself. Farm Goose - Jacki Kellum Graphite Pencil Drawing for Retired...

In 2017 and during part of this year, Jacki Kellum still lived in the Northeast and some wonderful gentlemen from her home in the Bootheel of Missouri pledged money to help some New Jersey kids afford to take art classes with her. Whatever they pledged in...

She will teach adults from 9:15 until 10:45 on Monday mornings and will teach adults again from 6:00 until 7:30 on Monday evenings. To register for the classes, call Jacki Kellum at 870- 715-7740 or email her at jackikellum@gmailcom. Lesson 1 Jacki Kellum Art Classes - Drawing and Recording Value...

When Jaki Kellum Teaches a Watercolor Class, Her Primary Focus Is the Teaching of Color -- To the Teaching of Which Color Hues that You Can Mix without Producing Muddy, Dull Tones and to the Teaching of Which Hues that You Cannot Mix Jacki Kellum will...

As many of you know, I have recently relocated to the Ozark Mountains from my former home on the East Coast, just a few miles from Atlantic City, NJ. Less than a month ago, my first adult art students in Harrison, Arkansas, began studying color....

About a month ago, I drove from my new home in Harrison, Arkansas, down through Ponca, Arkansas, across the Buffalo River and toward Hawk's Bill Crag at Whitaker Point. While I never found Hawk's Bill Crag that day, I did discover Boxley Valley along the...

Jacki Kellum is Announcing Her First Ever Down on the Farm Photography Contest "The simple hearth of the small farm is the true center of our universe." Masanobu Fukuoka Everyone Who Can Take Decent Photos Is Invited to Participate This Contest Is For ANYONE – Not Just for Pros! No Fees! I...