County Kerry Cottage

I’ve just returned from a wonderful week away at the ocean! It felt good to refresh ourselves with the sounds of the waves outside our door. Of course, I took a small art kit with me, and worked on a few things for my online art class. But it wasn’t until I came home, that…

Learning from Picasso

This is the second week of my Studying Under the Masters class…and Picasso is our teacher this week! I love his portraits from the early 1900s, and these three portraits were created using his paintings as inspiration.A Model for Picasso – 5 x 7 inch acrylic on Ampersand gessobord I love the colors in this…

a study of Vincent

I started a new online class last week, called Studying Under the Masters, Part 2, with Jeanne Oliver and five other teachers. They will be inspiring us with artists of the past, as we learn about each of them…their lives, their art, their style…while seeing how it can make an impact on our own artwork.…

30 Paintings in 30 Days

It is the last hours of September 2014…soon to be a new month! Let me introduce… the last painting of my 30 in 30 days challenge Basking in the Sun – 5 x 7 inch acrylic on cradled wooden panel  (SOLD, thank you!) September was an extremely busy, but extremely awesome month of painting! Here…