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Day 20: Pentagons

**Commence internal dialogue**

ME: Hmm…so what about pentagons? What can I do with a pentagon?

BRAIN: Stegosaurus.

ME: Maybe I could try an abstract…or deconstruct it into something… 45 more words


Journal Journeys... 

Spending time collecting that which is on the ground, fallen, discarded, worthless but beautiful, nevertheless.

They give hope…. A flower bloomed, a seed was formed and life moved on…. 10 more words


New watercolor ~ Death Valley Lore

Hello friends and art fans! Here’s the latest Art of Lore

This watercolor depicts a road trip that my cousin Ian and I took across California’s Death Valley many years ago in my treasured two-seat MR2. 54 more words


Day 19: Rectangles

I wasn’t feeling particularly inspired when I got to rectangles, but I was going for a sort of quilt pattern. I love quilts, the ones that are not too thick so as to not be stifling, but not too thin so that they’re just the right level of cozy. 50 more words


Blossom - Mission Inspiration April 2017

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” ~Anais Nin… 486 more words

Art Journal

water lilies

Watercolor on paper (11″ x 14″)


Masa Paper Sparrows and Gesso Juice Cat

The above two paintings were painted on toned masa paper. It is one of my favorite supports to paint on.  If you would like to learn more about how to prepare and tone masa paper and some of the things you can do with it click… 58 more words