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My latest painting is an 8 x 10 inch acrylic on stretched canvas.

I used Liquitex acrylic paints for this one. Still my favorite brand for acrylic paints!
Tom Conboy


sketchbook stuff

Rainy day, cloudy mind. I work on a few new projects, one of them is to look for inspiration in the works of great masters. I did that Van Eyck thing last week, this time I’m studying Michelangelo’s paint jobs. 463 more words

Becoming An Artist

Designer Home

A whole lot going on here. I took the photo of the little house – I’ve used it in various ways in some other works. I have some kind of attachment to this house, for no reason I can figure out. 78 more words


Fine Arts and Crafts Festival, Swarthmore - Take a Look

Well, everyone, this festival is history, and a nice memory it has turned out to be. Let me tell you about it.

The event is put on by the Community Arts Center, Wallingford, PA, but is held in the downtown section of Swarthmore, PA, just down the road. 467 more words

Art Shows And Exhibits

When the Spirit Moves You

An interesting thing about artists, I have observed, is that they learn over time to go with the flow. When I began this painting as a demo at a workshop, I planned a Georgia O’Keefe type red blossom, sort of “in your face” with a black center and a beige background. 105 more words


Facial and Manicure

For the past few weeks I have been quite stressed out with starting college so I decided to treat my self and have a facial and get acrylic nails to make me feel a bit more relaxed. 288 more words