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A New Challenge: Plein Air Yaquina

Today was my first day painting outdoors (plein air) this year, because it was our FIRST really nice day here. Sunny all day. No rain. 187 more words

Why I paint impressions

Studio Llewellyn is quiet at the moment, as I am just spending a little time tying up the loose ends of a couple of mini-projects that got a bit lost in the shadow of the… 484 more words


"Season-spiration" | The complete series

Hi everyone! It’s Polly here, coming to you from Studio Llewellyn with an exciting update.

I’m pleased to announce that the season-inspired series is now… 118 more words


Painting a Wave Exercise

Here’s a wave-painting process example.I used a split complement triadic color scheme: blue-green, red-violet, and yellow-orange. I worked in the darks first on a canvas toned with cadmium red acrylic. 69 more words

Painting Water Scenes Class

I’m busy working up some demonstration and project paintings for my Monday class at Artists’ Studio Association. The class is full, so I am eager to see what we can do. 126 more words

A View Through the Arch

view through a dream’s ambiguous clarity

visions conjured from yesteryear’s depths

unchanging necessities amidst the hubbub

I’ve had this picture sat in my media file for nearly a year, now, but have been unsure whether or not to actually share it. 120 more words


Crows, crows, and more crows

I became smitten with crows and am finding them everywhere. One rainy afternoon I sat in my car at the Road’s End beach and snapped a few photos of a stalwart crow on a sign. 74 more words