Tag Archives: Art Every Day

Magnolia Watercolor In My Journal

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) This was a challenge with some Arty Friends……

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An Illustrated Map of Hawaii

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) We’ve been going to Hawaii, on and off, for about 10 years now, and I finally did a Map showing all the fun adventures that we’ve had there, over … Continue reading

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Watercolor Christmas Cards….

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

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Watercolor Heron

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) I love how much white is in this piece  

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Watercolor Polar Bears

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) More practice………. I love this first one, particularly the combination of hard edges and lost edges.   Something’s not quite right with this one; I lost some of the … Continue reading

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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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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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Some MORE Watercolor Christmas Postcards……

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) Note:  I created a separate PAGE (as opposed to a Blog Post) for Christmas Cards that I’ve made.  Go here to see them, if you like. I promise that … Continue reading

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Some Watercolor Christmas Postcards……

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) A few Christmas Cards that I painted in 2018 These first ones turned out quite well Fa La La La Llama…. But they’re not all keepers…..  

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More “found” Watercolor In My Journal

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) A few more that I had forgotten about…..  sometimes my journal isn’t handy, but I’ve got scraps of watercolor paper laying around, so I paint on them, and tuck … Continue reading

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Watercolor In My Journal

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) I forgotten that I’d done these pages…… A Japanese Lantern Plant In the style of an artist I admire – Karen Knutson Not sure why I drew this knobby-kneed … Continue reading

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Watercolor ArtDay With The Ladies

Another wonderful day in my studio with some creative, playful, fabulous friends!  2 have experience with watercolor, one has used watercolor 3 times. Here’s my version of the Koi that we painted: and Lorna’s Jackie’s Marilyn’s The Group

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Watercolor In My Art Journal

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) I loved the challenge of this one, which was how little paint is used to show the shape of the bird.

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Watercolor In My Journal

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) I love how the Black Elegant Writer pen bleeds out on this one

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Watercolor In My Journal

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) The background is too wishy-washy, it would have looked better with a stronger Caribbean turquoise, I think.  

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Watercolor In My Journal

(Click any image to see it bigger in a new tab) I had some ladies over in the studio, and did a quick demo of painting a VERY loose bouquet.  I splashed down paint in a slightly haphazard way, then … Continue reading

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Arting With Jen – Jan 7

(Click an image to see it larger, in a new tab) This was a really quick, really loose study of a whale Mine Jen’s

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Arting With Jen – Jan 7

(Click any image to see it bigger, in a new tab) Jen and I did a Paint-Along Video together; here’s our results Mine Jen’s

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