Monthly Archives: March 2012

Painting In Progress (Great Blue Heron)

I’m working on a few small paintings this week…was intrigued by this great blue heron, stealthily hunting and all but concealed, in the thick reeds along the border of a pond.  I thought the closely knit wall of reeds would … Continue reading

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Finished Watercolor Painting (pileated woodpecker)

The most recently completed painting to come off my drawing table.  This painting will be part of my exhibit at the Bryan Gallery this Spring.  Several more in the works for this show…stay tuned!

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Art Adventure #2 – Idea Box (great horned owl)

While I enjoy painting tremendously, drawing and sketching is my first love.  There is something about having a blank sheet of paper in front of me and a pencil in hand that awakens my imagination like nothing else.  Some days … Continue reading

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Work In Progress (white birch trees, pileated woodpecker)

My progress has been a bit slow this week…too many irons in the fire.  However, here’s a peek at how this painting is coming along so far.  I’m saving the woodpecker for last…my reward for completing all the fine details … Continue reading

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Painting In Progress (Pileated Woodpecker)

We have several groupings of white birch trees scattered around our yard, which I frequently stop to admire when I pass by.  At times, they seem almost to glow with brightness, especially when the sky is a particular shade of … Continue reading

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