How to Let Go and Create New Space for 2017


LETTING GO, oil on canvas, by Lucy Chen

I hope you’re all having a wonderful holiday, and got to spend some quality time with loved ones.

Our new collaborative online art course Paint Your Heart and Soul is launching this month. There are eighteen teachers contributing to this course, and you’ll be rocking your […]

Are You Looking for Love?


WINTER ROSE 20″x16″x1.5″, oil on gallery wrap canvas Original AUD$550 Click painting for info and to purchase

We have all looked for love in our lives. Maybe you’re still looking for love? Still looking for a lover who’ll accept and love you completely and deeply just as you are, who will cherish you like […]

What Does Rabbit Animal Totem Mean?


GIRL WITH BLACK RABBIT 30″x20″, oil on gallery wrap canvas Original AUD$950 Click painting for detail and in situ images

Do you believe in animal totem?

Raised as an atheist, I didn’t believe in anything I couldn’t see and touch, and even then, you were encouraged and praised for being skeptical and doubtful.

But […]

Did God Create Evil?


Luke, 8.27″x11.69″, oil on canvas paper, by Lucy Chen, AUD$200

“Did God create evil?” My 6-year-old son asked me one night before bed, “God created everything, right? Then did he also create evil?”

Em… How could I answer such a BIG question?

Coincidentally, or by the hand of the Divine, I was pondering the […]

Abstract Portrait Paintings, the Perfect Gift


The holiday season is approaching. Have you thought about giving your special friend an oil portrait as a gift?

In this post, I’ll tell you about my abstract portrait commission holiday special; AND if you want to paint some yourself, I’ve made a video to show you the exact process, too.

Why is Abstract […]

How to Paint a Selfie in Loose Painterly Style


30 Min Selfie, oil on paper, by Lucy Chen

In today’s video, I’m going to show you how I painted this self portrait in a loose painterly style, and in about 35 minutes.

Two things help me loosen up in my painting:

Set a time limit. It forces to get going and not over-think […]

Look! My First Book! And it's Yours for Free!


Look what’s happening!

I’ve just published my first book today! Fresh out of the oven. Hot and sweet! It’s available on Amazon as a paperback, or in digital for your Kindle.

And you can get the PDF version for FREE! Click Here to Download It Now!

In this Book, You’ll: get comfortable with loose […]