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Day 2o4 - Stuck on Birds

Drawing birds out my back window at the feeder this am. Not many cardinals but a wren that hangs around eating suet and chirping away in the Rose bushes, chickadees and tufted titmice diving in for seeds and those pesky red finches. 373 more words


Technical recap of the turkey

Thank you for all the great comments on this painting. This was a real learning effort for me, and I think it helped me push myself further in the right direction, and quickly too. 619 more words


The drop: experimenting with opaque watercolors.

Watercolor Is made of pigment. Sometimes this pigment is stainy and transparent. Other times it’s grainy and opaque. Almost every basic color in a good watercolor paint can be created with either a transparent or opaque paint. 672 more words


The mothership

I was early for my workshop at Daniel Smith today (see next blog post down).  I thought about reading in the car while I waited.  But it has been at least a year since I last sketched the Mothership.  50 more words


Journal workshop

Janice Berkebile showed us how to make 2 kinds of journals, both of which used pamphlet stitch.  We had plenty of time as it ran form 10am to 4pm.  262 more words


Daniel Smith Speaks Out! RADIO SHOWS

GCN Live Dr. Leonard Coldwell 1/11/2015

Genesis Communications Network, Sunday Jan 11, 2015    Dr Leonard Coldwell is outraged by what is happening in this malicious prosecution. 342 more words