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"Basin at Seiwa En"

I love this peaceful, serene fountain at the entrance to the Seiwa En garden in the Missouri Botanical Garden here in St Louis.  In late summer, my husband and I spent a day here while I painted this in plein air in soft pastels.   86 more words


Into the Woods, chalk pastel landscape 4

Finished, Into the Woods, chalk pastel on board. I couldn’t get rid of Little Red Riding Hood, but she isn’t so easy to spot now. The painting is now mounted and for sale on Etsy.


Heading south on 505 south of Dunnigan, CA.  I love this strech of road, especially during winter and spring.  

Pastel Painting

Any Pole in a Storm

12×16 pastel and charcoal on sanded paper.  View of a sormy sky at dusk from a second story window. 

Pastel Painting

Sending & Receiving

I’ve just signed off on these two simple pastels for the Yackandandah Fresh and Unframed exhibition in a few weeks.

And have also penned a short poem for the WP daily prompt, … 97 more words

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New pastel painting landscapes

This is one of my recent landscapes for some forthcoming art shows near Beechworth, and called Towards Fiddes Quarry.

A little while back I walked to The Precipice, past Fiddes Quarry and finished up at Ingram’s Rock, taking numerous pics along the way.   56 more words

Pastel Art