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New Year’s Day we traveled home from Virginia to Texas. I did work a little on the plane but that painting/drawing is not ready to post. I did not have the chance to sign up for the challenge so I … Continue reading
I am compromising in the search for time today. I completed “On This Mountain” in August but as it sold, I had to take time out of painting to varnish and get this painting ready for delivery. So I am … Continue reading
This has changed several times. I am painting on Sunday and am going to use this as a new beginning. I am thinking of the changes – maybe using tissue paper. Tell me what you think?
More on Golden Gels I have included a link to a video on Golden’s site. Choose the video on the right. This video shows the differences between different types of gel and a little on how to use them. http://www.goldenpaints.com/products/medsadds/gels/gels.php … Continue reading
My favorite medium to use when gluing papers onto a substrate is Golden’s Soft Gel Gloss. It also comes in matte. Liquitex makes a soft gel medium but I have not tried it. This piece was done using torn scrapbook … Continue reading
Thanks to all who joined me at Emmanuel Fellowship Church for a workshop on collage techniques. Someone once told me that they may quote a source of material once or twice but after awhile, it becomes theirs. I don’t know … Continue reading
Psalm 133 is a song of ascents, of David and reads: How good and pleasant it is when brothers live together in unity! It is like the precious oil poured on the head, running down on the beard, running down … Continue reading
This painting was done during worship at Emmanuel Fellowship Church in Sweetwater, Texas. We were singing a song by Misty Edwards titled “You Won’t Relent.” The lyrics are: You won’t relent Until You have it all My heart is Yours … Continue reading
This is a large painting that has many layers. I have added tissue paper and color using prismacolor. I am adding gel between layers. It is beginning to come together. Lots of work left to do.
Well this isn’t a new finished painting but I am taking liberties since it is a large painting. It is finished now – put my signature on it.
I was asked to paint at our church’s ladies retreat in September just before leaving for the Gathering of the Artisans in NC and it was about the beauty within us – God given. I repainted it several times. The … Continue reading
Day Five of Thirty I guess we all know that I may not make 30 paintings in 30 days. Today I painted during worship. This is a multi-media piece. I may make some changes but for today it is finished.
We had a great time at the West Texas Guild’s 3rd Annual Return To Big Country Art Show this last Saturday. It was so much fun to meet and greet other artists and to see all their work. It was … Continue reading