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Charley finished! -- 30 in 30 day 13

I am very pleased to announce that my first commission, Charley, is finished and the owner loves it!  I asked if I could quote her.  She said “The painting makes my heart smile!” 191 more words


Another Custom Pet Portrait from Etsy

Last year I painted these two 5″x7″ custom pet portraits for a customer on my Etsy site. The dog on the right is Zoey, the woman’s dog, and the dog on the left is Lily, the woman’s boyfriend’s dog. 90 more words

Custom Pet Portraits

Playfulness in #Art - #Eagle Print

At times we get so focused on getting really good at an activity that time seems to run out for experimentation and playfulness.

I swim regularly and know that playing in the pool doing roly-polys or attempting handstands increases confidence and can stretch me out of my comfort zone.   227 more words


How NOT to do a demo!

I have to say first off that doing the demo was a wonderful learning  experience.I’m glad I did it and I will certainly do more of them! 773 more words


#ACEO #Peregrine Falcon #Art with Gold Leaf

Falcons in Art

Earlier this year a bird handler attended an open studio in Stroud with artist Jilly Cobbe who loves to draw and paint birds, especially falcons.   32 more words


Demo on Saturday

Charley with background. 8 x 10 size

I’m excited to be doing a watercolor demo at the Sunland Art Gallery this Saturday, August 13th.  The opening is from 12-6 and… 166 more words