Friday, April 30, 2010

This little study was painted in last weeks watercolor class. We have been working on our new basket technique.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Here's a little one I have had for some time. Happy to say it just SOLD! To my friends Loraine and Lou. I am thankful to you both, I hope it brings you much enjoyment!
It received the "Excellence in Painting" award from the
NorthEast Watercolor Society, and the Chef's Choice Award in the
RIWS Bonn Appetite Show.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Just learning to paint leather in watercolor.
This was challenging but a lot of fun
the cameras belonged to my dad many years ago. This painting measures 27 x 21 matted.

Monday, April 26, 2010

Here is a cute little 16 x 20 matted titled "Salt & Pepper.
This was so much fun to paint and worked up really quick.
Winner of "Excellence in Still Life" at the North Shore Art Association in Gloucester MA

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Here is a denim study the girls and I did in class. A little challenging and a lot of fun (although it's probably who you ask).

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Not sure if im done with this one yet, maybe.
I think I will call it "Wash Day" Painted on arches 140 measuring 18 x 24. I actually made the quilt a while back in a quilting class I took. The design is called delectable mountain.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Titled "Lynne's Toy" I just painted this for cousin Lynne's 50th birthday gift, I think she really liked it. It is a picture of her own guitar. I used Arches 140 Cold pressed paper for this one..

Friday, April 16, 2010

Something a little more traditional. "Egg Cups" painted on cold press Arches paper measuring matted 16 x 20.
The girls and I painted this for an art class. I love painting eggs I think we will paint some more next week.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Yet another watercolor on Yupo paper I love this stuff! A nice close up of a beautiful dogwood down the street. This is a smaller piece than I usually do, only measuring 10" x 7". SOLD

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Cactus Flower watercolor also painted on yupo paper, this was painted a while back. The photo I worked from was one I took while on a family vaction at the Mission at Capistrano. This painting received a 3rd place prize in the Duxbury Winter Juried Show 2010,1st place in the Post Rd Arts Center Marlboro MA and was also exhibited in Lima Peru at the Art Ambassadors Cultural Exchange Project.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Thankful for the beautiful spring weather we are having right now, this is a painting of a nest on yupo paper.

Saturday, April 10, 2010

testing 1 2 3 here is my first ever personal blog 4-10-2010