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Some paintings are torture

Some paintings are torture to produce, others just seem to create themselves in record time. This is one of the latter.

I had just finished a series of paintings based on my memories of New Zealand, each of which took a lot of time and effort. 169 more words


Student Paintings

Today, I had the pleasure of teaching three talented students in my alcohol ink class.  Straw flower abstracts, landscapes with trees and a non representational abstract.   34 more words

My Yupo Valentine

Here’s a painting on yupo paper from a Valentine’s bouquet my husband bought me.

One thing I should point out you should watch with yupo is that oil from fingerprints on the paper act like a resist meaning the paint doesn’t stay there. 92 more words

Painting Process And Tips

Dilbreen's Trek Updates

No matter what we do and where we go, we are always embarking on a journey of sorts but a trek, according to the Merriam Webster Dictionary is a long arduous journey, especially one made on foot. 845 more words

Art, Healing & Spirituality

Paper: Yupo Watercolour Paper (review)

After seeing a few artists on WetCanvas forums playing with Yupo watercolour paper, I decided I wanted to try it myself. Since I wasn’t sure whether I’d like it or not, I just bought one of the smallest pads I could find to start with. 703 more words


End of Winter day 30

I made it! 30 paintings in 30 days, and it was fun! Hope you had fun too following along. This is also done on yupo.

Landscape Paintings