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The Optimist

Today’s watercolor experiment:

As in yesterday’s experiment, my approach to today’s painting was exploring the use of my new brush. It is a 3/4″ oval wash brush. 272 more words

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[Work] - Process

I’ve had a few people ask me about how I create my work. I range quite a bit in medium, but for the sake of sharing an example, I wanted to show step-by-step how I paint using watercolor. 1,286 more words


Abstract Process

I am more aware of how I think when I paint these days. For yesterday’s experiment, I began with a premise as a starting point. 445 more words

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Do you know there's an onion in your studio?

A friendly reminder I heard one evening…I’ve been using ACEO size panels to keep myself painting now that school has started. Sometimes all I can get done is to gesso panels, or clean and condition brushes, or set something up to paint. 213 more words

Painting Process

Falling and Dancing

That’s what I’ve been doing-falling and dancing, dancing and falling.   I’m painting with a fervent urgency.  In the past month, I have worked through eight oil paintings.   57 more words


Garden Fairy

Hi all y’all!

First day of Fall. I love it.

Today is a process and supply day.

I bought some Canva-Paper from Canson. It came in a tablet with 10 sheets, 9 x 12 inches. 389 more words

Painting-Writing Crossover

I want to be a better writer. I dusted of some of the writing books I bought years ago and reacquainted myself with the basics. The first one I looked at was  595 more words

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