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Summer 2016 has been a summer of experimentation. With continued reading on things like eco-dying and rust painting, used mostly on textiles, I had to give it a whirl on paper as well. Rust dying involves just what it sounds like: placing rusty old things on paper and getting impressions on the vinegar soaked paper. … [View Details]
This is number 14 in my kimono series. I wonder when it will end? Hopefully no time soon! This one just made itself and has no big message to tell. It is simply a celebration of color and fun. When I finished, it made me think of how I felt as a youngster when I … [View Details]
Is there anything that beats watching the full moon come up on a hot July night cradled by the mountains and floating in a beautiful lake along with very good friends? Probably not. This rather unusual-for-me watercolor was done the next morning while the savored memory still lingered. It is painted on yupo with very … [View Details]
This watercolor started as a demonstration piece at an event in 2016. Sometimes having eyes watching makes the process fairly uncomfortable but things went well as I developed this view down our dusty country road that leads from our home.
Painted during a cooler winter day, this image of Sugar Loaf in my backyard was done from memory. Each spring the poppies pop in my garden providing a bouquet of red. This little 8×12 watercolor on yupo captures the longing for those spring blossoms.
Sometimes we just need a little magic in our lives, don’t we? That’s what this was for me: a playful bit of representation of one of my favorite parks where trees canopy on the top of me and their shadows cradle me below. Whether this little watercolor on yupo says that or not, I can’t … [View Details]
Who can resist the beautiful red poppies in the spring? I have so many paintings of poppies but I never tire of them. I started them in my garden years ago and they continue to pop every year reminding my of my friend Jenny who gave me a teaspoon of seeds to plant one fall. … [View Details]
This little image came after several weeks out of the studio while I longed to be just there. The sun came up and penetrated the night sky and the lifting fog. I had to respond, and did so, with this little watercolor on yupo. It is not meant to be a rendering of what it … [View Details]
Sea Shanty tunes and a bit of bluegrass are favorites of this old salt, a fiddler from Cortez Fishing Village near Bradenton FL. This is a bit of a watercolor sketch but it captures the old fiddler fairly well.
Number 13 in my series of 10 kimonos…..yes, you read that correctly… This particular kimono diverges from the exact shape and style of many in the series and is made from paper dyed naturally with avocado skins and eco-dyed with leaves from where I live in TN. … [View Details]