Author Archives: mckitt123

Watercolor Lovebirds

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) Again, I’m doing practice pieces for when I have students in who want to try watercolor.  This is a potential for a class, done as a 10″ x 8″.  … Continue reading

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Watercolor Landscape

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) After doing the Hummingbird, which turned out sort of OK, but didn’t feel at all like me, I needed to do something different. Here’s an impressionistic landscape, completely out … Continue reading

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Watercolor Hummingbird

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) I’ve got a couple women coming over to try watercolor, and I was having trouble coming up with something to paint. I finally found a hummingbird, which is NOT … Continue reading

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Name Monster..

I did a project with my 9 year old Granddaughter – she called it a Name Monster.  She actually made a video that she eMailed to me, so that she could instruct me – how cool is that? Take a … Continue reading

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Clay again today…

Boy, I’d forgotten how FUN clay is! As mentioned previously, I needed to make a few pieces so that when I fired the kiln, it was full. Well, I started playing around again this morning, and couldn’t stop. I made … Continue reading

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Clay….

Well, I haven’t worked in clay for over 2 years!  I need to make a few things so that I can fire up the kiln and get some old small pieces fired, but I don’t want to have a half-filled … Continue reading

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Watercolor In My Journal

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) I did this one while out “camping”, and by camping I mean being in our gorgeous 19 foot Travel Trailer. I copied it from an image I found on … Continue reading

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