Tag Archives: Fantasy Drawing

Tiny Abstract Painting

Actually have been working on this for ages.  A little here and a little there. Started out with a wild crazy composition on a large sheet of paper with markers and watercolor.  Then cut up into little pieces of rectangles … Continue reading

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Pen And Ink: Day 27

Day 27: Cross #2 Update on my studio kitchen.  The hole in the sub-flooring is now rectangle and tomorrow the plywood goes in.  Then prime it and put some tiles on it for a temporary fix. Check out the international … Continue reading

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Pen & Ink: Day 26

Day 26: Today, I will catch up using pen and ink.  Still working to repair the damage in the kitchen.  I think I will make a place in another room to paint. Check out the international artists at: 30 Paintings … Continue reading

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Key Series: Day 25

Day 2: Tulip Key Third in a series of decorative keys.  I learned from the Christmas Key and went with a limited palette.  I like it.  The metallic pens are nice.  Notice, I have given up on doing one subject matter. … Continue reading

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Not Only Cups N Pitchers: Day 22

Day 22: Christmas Key I am a day behind in posting.  So, it is Saturday and I am still working on paintings but today my hubby ripped out the wet floor in the kitchen.  Fortunately it was about the size of … Continue reading

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Not Only Cups N Pitchers: Day 21

Day 21: Fractured Key I began a series of keys for a door painting I did last year.  The painting was finished without the keys but I am still doing the pen and inks.  I finished the first one last night. … Continue reading

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Not Only Cups N Pitchers: Day 20

Day 20: Pen & Ink Finished Kitchen Studio flooded again today. This time I wasn’t at home. Needless to say, there was little going on except the cleanup and drying of said room. My drawing with pen and ink is … Continue reading

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Cups N Pitchers: Day 19

  Jan 2016 – 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge. Tuesday: Day 19 – Work in Progress   Well, I’ve finished it!  I’m calling it TEAmwork.  I have surprised myself and I really like the final result.  Now on to … Continue reading

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Cups N Pitchers: Day 13

  Jan 2016 – 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge. Wednesday: Day 13 – Work in Progress Happy Birthday to my sister, Lydia! I have been working on my painting from Day 3.  It has become a very good exercise in … Continue reading

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Cups N Pitchers: Day 3

  Jan 2016 – 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge. Sunday, Jan 3: Day 3 A wonderful morning full of worship at Emmanuel Fellowship Church in Sweetwater, an awesome feeling of being well again, and a fruitful afternoon at the … Continue reading

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Cups N Pitchers: Day 2

  Jan 2016 – 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge. Well, had to pull out one of my finished in December paintings.  Here is one of my favorite sea creatures.  I know numbering them is not very creative but this … Continue reading

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Done: 30 in 30 Collage (Sep 2015)

Well, my family, my students,  and I made it!  My desk is a mess but the house surprisingly enough looks OK including my kitchen studio.  I did purchase a small fridge to hold my palettes because we just needed more … Continue reading

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Day29: Hookers Green Paisley (Sep 2015)

Another few days to finish this one.  It is done completely with Hookers Green and Titanium White, completely analogous.  Interesting – don’t you think?

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Day24: Pthalo and Magenta Play (Sep 2015)

This has taken a few days with a few cover ups with gessoed tinted with cadmium yellow light  in the yellow band.  It was fun.  

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Day22: Magenta Heart (Sep 2015)

My new favorite paint – up to now barely used- Golden’s Quinacridone Magenta.  Not quite finished with this one.  

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Day 19: Plenty Happy (Sep 2015)

Another painting inspired by my recent pen and ink attempts at paisley patterns. It doesn’t look like paisley. I can’t say it was exactly fun but I gained a lot of experience on how to use my brushes in detail … Continue reading

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Day 18: Pthalo Paisley Heart (Sep 2015)

This little 4″ x 4″ x 1 1/2″ acrylic on canvas painting is inspired by my recent pen and ink attempts at paisley patterns.  It was fun and I used the paint left over from my Pthalo Green (Blue Shade) … Continue reading

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Day 17: Pthalo Green (Blue Shade) (Sep 2015)

Today’s audition chart is with Pthalo Green (Blue Shade) by Golden.   My surprise for today was that this color is almost exactly like the other Pthalo Green and Viridian that I have.  Three tubes of paint nearly the same color.  … Continue reading

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Day 16: Cobalt Blue Hue (Sep 2015)

Today’s audition chart is with Cobalt Blue Hue Heavy Body by Winsor & Newton.   My surprises for today include learning the colors used to make the hue (Ultramarine Blue, Copper Pthalo, and Titanium White) and the shade that looks a … Continue reading

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Day 12: Seahorse IV (Sep 2015)

I used some of the paint from the past two exercises to work on one of my aquarium paintings for day 12 on actually day 13. I hope to catch up this week or maybe I’ll skip a day. Dentist … Continue reading

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