I'd definitely recommend this inspirational guide to mixed media.
Sarah Ahearn Bellemare's "Painted Pages" beautifully walks the reader through an artist's creative process and offers loads of inspiration and artful technique.
What a lovely book... the feeling throughout is a positive and encouraging look at the author's creative process.
I had seen Sarah's work on Etsy and the Internet and was captivated by it's innocence, charm and simplicity. Read morePublished 4 months ago by mindmender
Wonderful book.. great tips and lessons. took an ecourse.. and saw the author had a book.
thanks! Inspired to make art!
I love the colors and the idea behind the book, but was disappointed with the content. I love the artist but not a fan of the book, sorry!Published 9 months ago by jennifer chaknis
I loved this book. The artwork alone is worth the price of admission. Ms. Bellemare has tapped into a creative well of information that is simple to read, and simple to put into... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Sharon Stanley
I'll be keeping this on my "inspiring" bookshelf for awhile - the pages are lovely, yet simple enough that I'm not overwhelmed visually (which is the reaction I have to much of the... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Tah_Dah
I am an artist and was thoroughly pleased with this book. I like the fact that this book is not "crammed" with ideas but has an appropriate amount of white space that... Read morePublished 22 months ago by random reader
Hands down, this is one of the most beautiful books that has been published in the last few years! It was beautifully designed - which compliments the gorgeous photos and often... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Christy Hydeck
I found Sarah through her Squam online art workshop and fell in love with her style, her teaching, and her sweet, gentle spirit. Read morePublished 23 months ago by whistlingwoman
Love this artist!!! this is a beautifully composed book mixing Sarah's art with practical tips. i enjoy her
color sense/ composition, and what i perceive as her natural... Read more