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Pet portraits on Commission


As an artist we share our abilities with those who would like portraits of loved pets. I enjoy the opportunity to spend time with these animals though at times it may only be through a photo. I feel a connection … Continue reading

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Pull a Rabbit out of my hat


Ever find yourself needing a gift for that special occasion and not have the funds or the time to shop properly. That’s where I was when I painted this lighthouse. My sister was getting married that day and I hadn’t … Continue reading

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Not a painting in a day


I first started this painting by setting the cantaloupe beside my beautiful tulips, freshly picked from my garden. Proud that something I planted actually grew and wanting to paint the way the light hit both so beautifully. But as always … Continue reading

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A shot at Still Life


I have avoided still life painting over the years. Not really sure of the reason. Guess there were always so many real life things that I wanted to paint. I have to admit though that this was quite enjoyable, My … Continue reading

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Digging through old photos


I had every intention of creating a new painting today. I even have the photo reference for what I want to paint, with permission from the photographer. Instead I cleaned my house, which was much needed. The reason it is … Continue reading

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Limited pallet


I love watercolor, but some days it just seems to get the best of me. In my drive to post daily I am attempting new techniques, always hoping to advance my abilities. After watching a few tutorials on youtube I … Continue reading

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The Follow Through


The day after and here is my second post as promised. This painting was so much fun in the creating. Sitting in an open field with the trucks and people passing by. Inquisitive as to my reason for sitting there … Continue reading

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It Begins


So here she is my first submission of a painting a day. Or as close as i can come to that. I now have a few built up from the past so that I can be sure of following through … Continue reading

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Flowers to inspire the artist in me

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I love flowers, their beauty is always reaching out to the artist in me. Each one I pass calls out to be painted. So I get my trusty camera and put them to memory in hopes of my soon setting … Continue reading

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