Contact the Artist  –   View Shopping Cart


“From the start, I didn’t know that watercolor was supposed to be a difficult medium. So I jumped right in, never fearing it as many adult learners do.” As a result, Marie has developed a spontaneity and freedom of style. She sometimes works from photographs but prefers working on location where she can see, hear, smell and feel the subject.

Subcategories:

Matching Results: Paintings

Autumn Shoreline

Autumn Shoreline

Parksville Lake in Polk County TN is a site for beauty all year long.  This autumnal view speaks of the tranquility of a sunny autumn day.

Basket Weavers of the Copper Canyon

Basket Weavers of the Copper Canyon

The Tarahamara Indians are noted in the Copper Canyon  of Mexico for their beautiful woven baskets. . These basket weavers  seem to be sharing some conversation as they await the tourists who will buy their wares.  This watercolor is part of my ongoing series of paintings of Native Americans, in this case Central American.

Blossoms Falling Gently to the Ground

Blossoms Falling Gently to the Ground

This is the tenth in my ongoing kimono series (see blog).  I thought it was to be the last but the series continues to grow beyond this one.  The procedure on this one got a bit complicated and involved melted wax, ink, watercolor and embellishments of gold and red papers.  As it started to come … [View Details]

Blue Feathers Dancing in the Sun

Blue Feathers Dancing in the Sun

This watercolor image comes from a powwow at Red Clay State Park and is one of a series of about a dozen Native American dancers in my portfolio.  At powwows, Native American descendants from many tribes come together to dance, sing and tell stories.  The dancers compete —in a gentle sort of way—by highly decorative … [View Details]

Blue Moon

Blue Moon

watercolor on textured gesso  

Blue Plate Special

Blue Plate Special

watercolor on gesso  

Bluegrass Experience

Bluegrass Experience

Pen & ink and watercolor drawing of a favorite bluegrass band

Butterfly Dance

Butterfly Dance

This  watercolor of Native American dancer is based on a dancer at a powwow held at Red Clay State Park near Cleveland TN.  It is one of a growing number of pieces in my Native Peoples series.

By the Light of The Thunder Moon

By the Light of The Thunder Moon

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]

Calla in Cadmium

Calla in Cadmium

Maybe ten years ago, I planted a single calla lily bulb in my garden.  Over the years they have duplicated over and over  and every year they seem more beautiful than the last.  The graceful lines, the vibrant color are mesmerizing.    The name for this painting comes from the fact that I used cadmium red … [View Details]