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Third day of challenge missed…

…so on to the fourth Well here’s a fine example of ‘overdoing’ a painting.  I was quite happy with the initial composition, but my ‘realistic’ side just had to make changes.  I’m going back to this one today to see … Continue reading

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First day of challenge

So, here’s my challenge.  Keeping it loose!!!  That detail is still hindering my efforts.  Anyway, here’s what I came up with in two hours.  Time to start painting number two for day two of my challenge. I’ll come back to … Continue reading

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Self Inflicted Challenge

Yes, I am putting myself to the challenge of creating a painting per day for one month. I’m excited to see what I come up with and sharing the results. My challenge begins Saturday, February 1st.  A variety of subjects will … Continue reading

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Colleen Conquers!

Today I had the pleasure of teaching Colleen how to paint.  At the end of our three hour session, Colleen was happy with her accomplishment.  This birdhouse, painted in monochromatic, has proven to be a good project for first time … Continue reading

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My Paintings Have ‘Value’ – From Garden to Canvas

Right from the beginning my paintings have value.  Of course I’m talking values of colour.  If you don’t know how or where to start painting a subject, select a colour and break it down into five values (tones), by adding … Continue reading

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Call Out to Teachers of Anything Creative

Okay, I’m bursting at the seams. I would love to hear from others who teach art. How rewarding is this?!!! This is absolutely, without a doubt, what I am meant to do. To see the results of what you have … Continue reading

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