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Tulips or Rose Buds?  11 x 14 Inch Oil Painting

This is another attempt at using a knife that was too big for the size of flowers I was painting. The good news is that I got a plethora of new painting knives and they came in yesterday!!!! 32 more words

Floral Painting

Rose Buds for the Kitchen 11 x 14 inch Oil Painting

Out with the old…in with the rose buds.  A bakers dozen!  This is the first painting where I used a painting knife on such a small canvas for more than just the background or blending or larger sweeps.   48 more words

Floral Painting

Mixing it up

So this year I am making a return to the things that I miss. Life can get in the way but I don’t want it to interrupt the aspects of my life that I enjoy and as a result, I am making a return to my DIY projects that I enjoy. 85 more words

Territorial Rose Garden: Prescott, Arizona - Excerpts From A Photo Shoot

This is the third and last post in a series about a weekend getaway my wife and I did to Prescott, Arizona in late October. The series has focused on our visit to the Sharlot Hall Museum. 200 more words


October Garden

As October draws to a close the garden is mostly full of beautiful autumnal leaves patterning the ground.

However, there are still flowers blooming.


Dick Clark Rose

I love to take photos and I thought it would be nice to provide a place where botanical artists could come and partake freely of my personal photographs of flowers that can be used for their drawings or to get ideas for compositions. 156 more words

Botanical Photography

Thorns Have Roses

“Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses.”

~Alphonse Karr