Tag Archives: horse art

Vermont Watercolor Society Awards Show (Festival Gallery)

I am very excited to announce that my painting of an Arabian horse, which is all dressed up… now has somewhere to go!  It’s headed to the “Watercolor: Big, Bold and Beautiful” exhibition and is one of 30 artworks chosen … Continue reading

Posted in Exhibitions | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Artistic Journey – Childhood Influences

I’ve been creating art for as long as I can remember.  As a child, I scribbled, sketched and drew on countless drawing pads, loose paper and even onto the covers of my school books.  Back then, we covered our books … Continue reading

Posted in Studio news | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Arabian Horse Painting In Progress

Three weeks of working on this painting and I have definitely had some high and low moments.  However, perseverance pays off, right?!!  Must. Keep. Painting. That was my mantra every day until I finished this painting.  My goal was to … Continue reading

Posted in Finished Art Work | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Painting In Progress (Arabian Horse – Part 3)

This is part three in this Arabian horse painting in progress to date.  And here I was thinking the hard part was done!!  The headdress is quite complicated with varying textures, the fabric folds and intricately embroidered trim.  Not to … Continue reading

Posted in Works In Progress | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Painting In Progress (Arabian Horse art)

It’s all about getting the expression in the eyes right when I work on a painting.   If I’ve captured “the look” in the eyes, it becomes THE MOMENT, if you will, when the art suddenly takes on a life of it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Works In Progress | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Painting In Progress (Arabian Horse)

I’m working on a very large painting of a close up view of an Arabian horse all decked out with traditional decorations.  I love this close up composition and the challenge of painting all the details in the head gear.  … Continue reading

Posted in Works In Progress | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The 2016 Legacy Exhibit (Bryan Memorial Gallery)

The Bryan Memorial Gallery will be hosting the opening of the 2016 Legacy Exhibit on Sunday, May 15th, 1pm-4pm.  I’ve been invited back for another year in this prestigious invitation only show (feeling very flattered!!) and will have some new … Continue reading

Posted in Exhibitions, Finished Art Work | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Wild Within/The Wild Without Exhibit (The Gallery at WREN)

So many paintings, so little time seems to be my mantra of late regarding my upcoming exhibition of art with my co-exhibitor, Rosemary Conroy at The Gallery at WREN in Bethlehem, New Hampshire.  Our show is the “The Wild Within/The … Continue reading

Posted in Exhibitions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Drawn To Nature Sketch #9 (horse art)

This being the year of the horse and one of my favorite subjects to draw and paint,  I thought I’d create a few artworks celebrating the horse in the coming months.  This came from photos I’ve taken at our annual … Continue reading

Posted in Finished Art Work | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Drawn to Nature – Sketch #4 (horse art)

The foal story:  Several years ago, when I was living in Vermont, I had been out exploring the area near my home.  While driving a back road in Colchester, I glimpsed a field with horses in it.  Being the complete … Continue reading

Posted in Finished Art Work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment