Category Archives: Christmas

Such Varied Skill………….

Do you find that your skill level at drawing and/or painting varies day by day?  Man, mine sure does, and I don’t know what makes this so… Here are three cats that I drew and/or painted within about a week.  … Continue reading

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Watercolor Christmas Cards….

No description needed…………  Boy I love my studio…………

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Christmas Mail for the Grand Kids…

(Click on any image to open it in a new tab as a larger image) Like most kids, our Grand kids LOVE getting things in the mail, so I’m going to try to send them something every month. Here’s the … Continue reading

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Watercolor Bouquet…..

(click the images for a larger view in a new tab) Inspired by @li.la.o,  I was giving a bottle of wine to someone and did this. Pretty Dang Cute, if I do say so myself!

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Arting with the ladies..

(click the images for a larger view in a new tab) Another great watercolor day on the patio, unfortunately, I forgot to take pics of Jen and Lou’s stuff.  Once I get them, I’ll add it to this post. We … Continue reading

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Arting with the ladies..

(click the images for a larger view in a new tab) Another great watercolor day on the patio, and this time we were joined by a total newbie, Carla, who had never painted before. She nailed it, forging forward bravely, … Continue reading

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Arting with Lorna…

I did a couple postcards, and a country cottage in Foliage Lorna did a couple Christmas Cards These are all watercolor on 140 lb paper.

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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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Christmas Cards 2016

Another little card, ready to go. When I do Christmas Cards, I ALWAYS do them with watercolors.  No particular reason, other than habit – it just felt like the “right” medium. For some reason, on this one I used Acrylics.  … Continue reading

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Christmas Cards for 2016

Here are my first two for this year Cow –  Not really all that Christmas-y, is it?  The original also had Mistletoe on his collar, but it looked so scratchy that I didn’t add it. Chicken – Is it obvious … Continue reading

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Arting With Lorna – Post 3

Lorna’s been working quite independently of me, and man, she is ROCKIN’ it!  She’s using great colors, and taking chances with non-typical color choices for her drawings. Here’s what I’ve done: Added color to a previously drawn frog A REALLY … Continue reading

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Watercolor Christmas Cards

Yay, another fabulous day in the studio.  7 women and Jen and I – it was cosy, but we made it work!  Jen and I both did demos, and walked around providing assistance.  Jen very generously shared her paper and paints and tools, … Continue reading

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Christmas Cards in the Studio

Well, apparently I forgot to post this – cue music!  Mighta been the whiskey, coulda been the gin, coulda been the 3 or  4 six packs, I don’t know……….anywaaaayyy……….. Had the ladies over in October LAST YEAR, and made these … Continue reading

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Watercolor Christmas Cards

Spent an afternoon arting with Jen.  This is always so inspiring, and fun, and as usual, although we’re working on the same idea or process, our pieces turn out quite differently from each other. We did a Santa each, and … Continue reading

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Watercolor Christmas Cards

Had another wonderful day in the studio with my sister Lorna.  She’s getting better and better each time she does watercolors!  The funny thing (to me) is that she has no idea how to gauge the complexity of a project, … Continue reading

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Watercolor Christmas Cards

I’ve had a couple great days in the studio with my sister, Lorna.  She wants to do watercolor Christmas Cards once or twice a month, so that they’re all done BEFORE Christmas – what a concept!! She is picking up … Continue reading

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Christmas Dinner…..HATS!!

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So, I was responsible for providing the Christmas Crackers for Christmas Dinner at Debbie and Dave’s.  Now, Debbie LOVES those dorky little paper hats that come in the cracker and everyone MUST wear them!  Which of course, looks hilarious, and … Continue reading

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