Category Archives: Acrylics

Worship Art 3/26/17: Comforter

I have been preparing for this for weeks.  Drawing in my sermon notes book and researching.  Also watching the many dove we have in our yard even though they aren’t white. I also found some great tutorials on painting white … Continue reading

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Glory Be & Hallelujah!: Jan 31, 2017

Another January Challenge is over.  Thanks to Leslie for the push to reach deeper, to explore, and to be consistently self-disciplined. As always, there was much to learn but this time I had a little more play in my doing. … Continue reading

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Sketch – Jan 30, 2017

I traveled with several other women on Friday to Lubbock, Texas for a women’s conference.  Since we were returning on Saturday, I just thought I would do a pen and ink sketch for Saturday’s post.  I did do the sketch. … Continue reading

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Snow Prince – Jan 23, 2017

  My snow people looked like they were related to the Jack in the Box mascot.  I reworked this one to make it look more fluffy. Finished: First try:   Check out the challenge at:  https://www.saetastudio.com/30-in-30-blog  

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WIP – Jan 21, 2017

Stage two:  This looks better than it photographed.  I think it is at an ugly stage – I hope. Here is stage one: I am so enjoying looking at all the art work.  Check out the challenge at:  https://www.saetastudio.com/30-in-30-blog  

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WIP – Jan 18, 2017

A couple of years ago, my son asked my help in designing something for him.  The project never panned out but I am painting a small painting to illustrate the idea.  Maybe a gift if it works out.  Here is … Continue reading

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Star Nursery 2: Jan 17, 2017

A work still in progress.  This is the one I painted the sketch Star Nursery 1 to better understand how to paint the expanding explosion occurring in the larger painting. Check out the challenge at:  https://www.saetastudio.com/30-in-30-blog  

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Star Nursery 1: Jan 16, 2017

A painterly sketch using just my round brushes.  I usually use a flat so this was a stretch for me.  The oldest brush without a point was the best one for this painting.  It started to look like one of … Continue reading

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Joyful Bubbles: Jan 14, 2017

Busy, busy weekend.  I have several works in progress.  This one is about 80% complete.  It is a bit of a cheat because it actually began in worship in November. I am enjoying this 30 n 30.  I am learning … Continue reading

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Winter Sunset II – Jan 13, 2017

Another teeny tiny sunset painting for my 2017 Christmas gift stash. I am so enjoying looking at all the art work.  Check out the challenge at:  https://www.saetastudio.com/30-in-30-blog  

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Brushwork from Pen & Ink – Jan 7, 11, &12 2017

Painting everyday.  Large paintings remain works in progress.  In my ornament series, I am using wooden cutouts I have collected over the years.  Today’s work stem from a wooden bird cutout which reminds me of the sparrows and wrens in … Continue reading

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Christmas Snowman – Jan 10, 2017

  Hubby is on a one night motorcycle trip so I painted for 5 hours today.  I  have worked on several projects today.  I did finish this mini snowman painting.  I am loving these little paintings. I am trying  to make … Continue reading

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Amaryllis Study – Jan 9, 2017

I love painting flowers and I love Amaryllis.  Found this beauty ready to bloom at my local grocery store.  I kept saying I was going to paint it – for days.  Today, I attempted a painting from the beauty itself. … Continue reading

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Snow Princess – Jan 8, 2017

  The flip side to Snow Prince.  Works still in progress.   Check out the challenge at:  https://www.saetastudio.com/30-in-30-blog  

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Consistency 2016 – Jan 6, 2017

Last year, after much thought and prayer over a word for me during 2016, I chose the word “Consistency”.  My main focus for the year was to be more consistent in exercising, my quiet time with God, my art, and … Continue reading

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Snow Prince – Jan 5, 2017

  Another in an ornament series for gifts this next year.  It is painted on a wooden star bought at Michael’s.  I have to drill a hole in it.  I am also painting the other side.   Check out the … Continue reading

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Winter Sunset – Jan 4, 2017

Another teeny tiny painting for my 2017 Christmas gift stash. I am so enjoying looking at all the art work.  Check out the challenge at:  https://www.saetastudio.com/30-in-30-blog  

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Snowman in Watercolor – Jan 3, 2017

The computer and I seem to be cordial to one another today – just as long as I don’t try to upload a large file.  Hoping I didn’t shrink these pics too much. One of the classes I am taking … Continue reading

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Snowgirl – Jan 2, 2017

Busy, Busy Day! John and I put in another ceiling light in our kitchen.  As per normal this last 12 months, nothing has been easy in our kitchen redo.  It is lovely though and we are thoroughly enjoying it. It … Continue reading

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Happy 2017! Friends

Join me in 2017 January 30 Paintings in 30 Days challenge!  It should be interesting because this year I have a mixed bag of goals.  They include but are not limited to: Subject TBA (to be announced) Daily – not worrying … Continue reading

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