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Normandy Cottage Wall

This post shows the completed framed painting, Normandy Cottage Wall. The progress steps were shown in a post earlier.

Original Paintings

Watercolor on Canvas - Framed without Glass

This painting was painted plein-air after hiking to the top of the historical village of Cortona, Italy. It illustrates the technique of painting watercolor on a specially formulated canvas that accepts watercolor. 22 more words

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Personal Journal Artifacts 2017

I’m starting to make a journal to participate in Seth Apter’s “Artifacts 2017” http://thealteredpage.blogspot.com/2017/01/artifacts-exhibit-one.html

I’m interested in making a book of my years of sumi and Chinese painting that I did.   1,124 more words

Garden Wall of Manoir d'Argences - Normandy

As I have been experimenting with oils recently, I thought I would photograph the steps on this one to help my viewer understand the process. Experimenting with something new always stretches an artist. 65 more words

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Abstract Painting prossess

Getting ready for my next show and feeling all over the place with regards to process. I’v been playing around with all sorts of media and techniques and need to get back to basics. 254 more words


"Glazing" an Oil Painting

Working in oils is a glorious thing! There is just so much they can do. Today, I’d like to talk a bit about glazing. Basically, using very thin layers of paint in multiple layers to build the colour and tone of the painting. 193 more words


Harbour Town Adventures

Tummy Roll

Oil on Canvas 76cmx102cm

My cycle was a tad adventurous with baboons all over the red-bridge. A few moved out the way, while the rest seemed content to watch me pass below where they were sitting on the top of the structure, and even those on the side seemed nonplussed. 254 more words