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CreativeLive Mid-Year Sale: Save up to 50%!

***This post contains affiliate links. To learn more about our affiliate links click here*** It’s no secret that I love[…]

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Using Composite Photography to Create a Fantasy World - CreativeLive class review| Smithsquad.com

Using Composite Photography to Create a Fantasy World CreativeLive Class Review

Yesterday I watched the class “Using Composite Photography to Create a Fantasy World” on CreativeLive by Karen Alsop. It was[…]

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Custom oil portrait painted in Corel Painter| SmithSquad.com | Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes- Digital Painting in Corel

**This post contains affiliate links. To learn more about our affiliate program click here** I absolutely love digital painting with[…]

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CreativeLive, One of My Favorite Educational Resources

*This post contains affiliate links. To learn more about our affiliate program click here* CreativeLive is an amazing resource for[…]

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Custom Painted Portraits

I believe that photographs are the art that preserves our memories for generations to come. As such I put all[…]

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Commissioned Portraits

One beautiful way to take your family photos to the next level is to commission a painted portrait. Throughout the[…]

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Beginning Photography Educational Resources

I (Emily) am a photographer. I have always loved photography, but hadn’t felt confident in myself to actually do more than take pictures of my own children. Educating myself on both the art and technicalities of good photography is the #1 thing that allowed me to find the confidence to take the jump and go pro. Here are a few of my favorite resources for the aspiring photographer.

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Painted Portraits

One of the digital art services that I offer is custom painted portraits. I believe that these portraits are a beautiful way to liven up your traditional family photos. I can take a simple snapshot and transform it into a wall worthy work of art. These painted portraits make the perfect gift for weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, Christmas and any other event you can think of. Mother’s day is only 6 weeks away, why not get your mother a custom work of art she will treasure forever!

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