I've said in a previous post that I find great value in an idea journal. I draw every crazy thought that I have, even if a lot of them don't become anything. It's so great to look through the journal and pick a drawing to make into a painting.
Also, I wanted to post some of the paintings to come out of my "Story Pieces" class at Artfest. The beautiful ladies in this class just amazed me with their creativity and talent:
My art studio
3 days ago