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Sunday, November 24, 2019

Lessons from "This Beautiful Fantastic"

Spring Nest
Sale Price 250.00

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Sales, New Auction Piece and My Portrait Challenge

As the end of the year approaches, please stay tuned for an upcoming Christmas Sale.  To start things off the painting below, this charming cottage in New England will be auctioned off through Daily Paintworks.  Click the link below to bid and see other work I currently have at very low prices...Thanks for reading this blog!  

New England Charm 8x10, oil
Starting Bid 100.00


Day 3 of Portrait Challenge

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

My Portrait Drawing Challenge 30 in 30 days...My Progress

Hello Friends!

Thank you in advance for taking a look at my progress with my drawing many portraits as I can fit in ...   in 30 days.  As promised in my earlier blog I'll be posting my progress.  Because of the holidays it's going to take me longer than 30 days to get these 30 portraits in but I've been fortunate to continue to get volunteers.  Thanks for taking the time!

Thursday, November 07, 2019

Loving the Exercise and A New Still Life

I'm taking an online portrait class and loving it.  I am really feeling like I am re-learning some of the basics.  This has been a great week.  I have contacted friends and family and people I attend church with to ask for volunteers to help me with the Unit Exercises concerning drawing.  The drawing below is my first one.  The goal is approximately 30 portraits from life in 30 days.  I don't think I'll be painting on weekends because of other commitments but so far have scheduled people for a full two weeks.  It's going to be fun.  I've told the people who agree to sit for me that I will give them the drawings when I finish.  I'm learning so much...and will start posting my progress.  Hope you will take a look when you can and let me know if you see improvement.

French Press 30x30