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Only Two Sweaters Today

Prospect Park after yet another snowfall

Tuesday’s storm qualified as perfection. It wasn’t brutally cold, as it is today, so I got to go out in it while the last flakes were falling. 120 more words


Having Fun With An Amazon Gift Card

Ha Ha, you probably thought I was going to show wonderful goodies that I purchased with the gift card. Nope!  This card was used quite awhile ago, so I repurposed it! 65 more words

Wreck This Journal

Après la Tempête de Neige...

…avant le coucher du soleil

Reasons to paint: it’s pleasant hard work and it calms me down. This painting encompassed every disruption, every excuse and absorbed it all. 36 more words


The technique used for hand painting Spanish tiles

Ever wondered how Spanish artisans hand paint tile? I did. When I first arrived to Spain in 2009, I was in awe each time I… 877 more words

Spanish Pottery

January Painting: Breaking out of my comfort zone

January has been a month to break out of my comfort zone in the painting department. I tend to adopt broad sweeping brush strokes and let the creation process take on a life of its own. 301 more words


Weekly Painting Week 62- Adobe Illustrator as an assist Outer Banks Beach Painting

I don’t rely heavily on Illustrator or Photoshop, but you can use digital programs to try on some different color before changing your original. Here is the original version of the painting along with one boosted with the saturation effect. 35 more words

Weekly Painting

Being an artist isn’t just about painting; the business side takes as much time as the creative time. I just finished an enormous project of scanning old photos of my paintings, and then editing, color correcting and cataloging almost 1600 images. 215 more words