Teachers of a Self-Guided Artist: Carol Marine

This is the third in a series of portraits called Teachers of a Self-Guided Artist. Check out the intro post The Self-Taught Myth to read more about it.


In early 2015, I was struggling with procrastination, often going weeks or months between paintings because I felt some sense of pressure around starting something new, and worried that every attempt had to turn out perfect.

Out of the blue, a book came up in my Amazon recommendations – Daily Painting by Carol Marine. I liked the look of it, so I bought it, and over the following three weeks I completed thirteen paintings!

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