Category Archives: watercolor

A stupendous day painting with the girls


> As you may recall, Lynne, Lucilla, Margot and I have been meeting weekly at one another’s homes although today was Barbara Rembert’s first day joining us.  It definitely won’t be her last as we’re piling in on her next … Continue reading

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>Four artists, my house = a great day of painting


> Can I just say I was in my element today?  I mean, there I was, painting, in my home, with three of my dearest friends painting along with me!  Oooh!  Heaven!  Lucilla, Margot, and Lynne that I paint with … Continue reading

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>My first creature attempt


> I decided I had gotten into this class to be able to illustrate a children’s story book based on my dog and my son Pete’s dog so, this being the last class of the session, I better darn well … Continue reading

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>My first plein air efforts!


>Well, to be able to paint “en plein air” is something probably most artists hope to achieve at some point in their lives. Some are more fortunate and get to do this on a daily basis. Today was my first … Continue reading

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>We’re going on vacation!


>These are from my class yesterday but my mind wasn’t really into it… The hubby, dog and I are going to Florida Sunday for a week’s vacation in Gulf County where dogs are permitted on the beach all the time… … Continue reading

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My first formal painting session!


Investing time and $ into this promise to myself, I enrolled and started watercolor painting classes today in Nashville at Centennial Park Arts Center. It is located in one of those buildings you’d miss if you weren’t specifically looking for … Continue reading

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I’d paint more but have this national conference to run next week.


Ugh! What a time to turn 50 and start to explore new ground! Work has been mixed-blessing slow but I have this conference coming up next week which has been keeping me busy. Still, in the early morning hours after … Continue reading

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