Author Archives: mckitt123

Watercolor Christmas Cards 2017

Well, I had another WONDERFUL day in the studio with the ladies……  Lou and Lorna have painted before, but this is only the 3rd time for Gwen, and she knocked it out of the Park!  Everyone created beautiful cards, plus … Continue reading

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Still Playing Around With Acrylic Pours….

Here are my latest pieces.  I’m a little bit addicted to this process, but I know you guys are getting tired of it.  What would you like me to do for the next post? A tryptych – Three 5″x7″ Canvasses … Continue reading

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Torn Paper Collage

There’s an artist named Elizabeth St. Hilaire who makes absolutely amazing Torn Paper Collages.  Lorna and I thought we’d try this process. Oh man, after trying this, my hat goes off to anyone with the patience and skill to make … Continue reading

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Acrylic Pour on Mirrors

I found some mirrors at one of the Home Decorating stores, and decided to try a pour on them.  They turned out FABULOUSLY!  I don’t think it gets groovier than this!!! I popped the mirrors out, to keep them clean. … Continue reading

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Painting at the Lake….

This is my all-time favorite thing to do…. Paint with a friend (who also happens to be my sister) while camping at the most beautiful place – Nanaimo Lakes. Mine Lorna’s – she just continues to get better and better.

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More Acrylic Pours…

A couple more pours on old Records.  I just love doing these, you have no idea what’s going to happen…  At least, I don’t, anyway…. All the colors I used (Plus black – poured onto the record before I flipped … Continue reading

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A Blast From The Past….

Man, I should clean out my studio more often….  I found all these pieces tucked into a file folder.  They are REALLY old.  Like maybe 8 or 10 years old.  Some are experimental, some are pretty decent, actually.  I’ll be … Continue reading

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