A MINI BOOK MADE WITH SCRAPS

This is a littlebook I made with scraps during the commonthreads workshop with orlyavineri and beatrizheaton leather bookarts bookbinding...

Flowers in Gouache

FLOWERS IN GOUACHE

In the past, I have not been too fond of painting flowers but I have this lovely still life on my kitchen table and have taken on the...

 
 
 
Neighbors en plein air

NEIGHBORS EN PLEIN AIR

This small gouache is a plein air sketch of my neighbor's house.

Casein sketch of Crow

CASEIN SKETCH OF CROW

This was my first time using casein. I have struggled to learn gouache and decided to give casein a try. My son gave me a nice set...

 
 
 
Still Life - Flowers in Watercolor

STILL LIFE - FLOWERS IN WATERCOLOR

Practicing flower painting from life in watercolor. This is a section of my Valentine Bouquet. I started with a contour sketch. The...

SKETCHBOOK PAGES 13-24

These are pages 13-24 of my current sketchbook. The pages mostly contain exercises from a Charles Reid DVD I have been watching. I...

 
 
 
Scissors

SCISSORS

Painting my scissors for more gouache practice.

Pistachios

PISTACHIOS

I am not going to let my bad eyesight get me down. Still practicing my watercolor. These are pistachios, painted with watercolor.

 
 
 
Common Threads

COMMON THREADS

This book was created in a workshop given by Orly Avineri and Beatriz Heaton. The Common Threads workshop was 4 days long. There were...

Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico

INDIAN PUEBLO CULTURAL CENTER, ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO

I have been working on daily painting since attending the Plein Air Convention. This Daler-Rowney Sketchbook is 11 x 14 and a little...

 
 
 
Sketching at Spanish Village

SKETCHING AT SPANISH VILLAGE

It's been a while since I have sketched with the San Diego Sketch Crawlers and wanted to visit more than draw. I worked on several...

My portrait by a friend

MY PORTRAIT BY A FRIEND

My friend, Vern, sent me this portrait after he heard I had eye surgery.

 
 
 
Burns and Bruises

BURNS AND BRUISES

I made this cartoon based on my experience in the pre-op for eye surgery. I suppose it is customary to check for signs of domestic...

Self Portrait

SELF PORTRAIT

I updated my social media profile pic based on what I look like lately. I no longer wear a patch after eye surgery but my eye is still...

 
 
 
Spectator at a chess game

SPECTATOR AT A CHESS GAME

A good opportunity to sketch when it isn't my turn at a chess game. This quick sketch was created with a Derwent Medium Wash Pencil....

Salerno Winery with San Diego Urban Sk

SALERNO WINERY WITH SAN DIEGO URBAN SK

My sketch from the Salerno Winery in Ramona. What a great place to sketch. Located in Ramona, "Salerno offers guests an experience...

 
 
 
Salerno Winery statue

SALERNO WINERY STATUE

At the Salerno Winery, there is a set of very tall clowns lining the driveway and this is one of them created with watercolor in a...

Watercolor at Lake Hodges

WATERCOLOR AT LAKE HODGES

Direct watercolor while sketching at Lake Hodges in San Diego. I love line, and contour drawing so painting without drawing first was...

 
 
 
Sheep

SHEEP

I am still practicing direct watercolor in my sketchbook. This technique helps me to see shapes and colors better than when I draw...

LYDIA VELARDE - SKETCHBOOK FLIP

My latest sketchbook flip 11 x 17 inch Daler Rowney

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting

Large abstract, contemporary, modern art painting

"Landscape Prism" 36" H x 60" WOriginal abstract acrylic painting on textured canvas.Pulled all of my desert colors out for this one!The canvas is 1.5' deep and painted black... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Inspire” by Santa Fe...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Inspire” by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

This is mixed media to the max. I have copper, bone, found wood, cast metal and painted wood letters. It is pulled together with both matte and iridescent paints. I think this... Read more ...

Architect's Warehouse / Idle Architecture Studio

Architect's Warehouse / Idle Architecture Studio

© Hilary Bradford Architects: Idle Architecture Studio Location: Melbourne Victoria, Australia Category: Offices Interiors Lead Architects: Chris Idle, Megan Harrison, Laurence... Read more ...

Birds, Contemporary Colorful Landscape Painting, Mixed Media, Trees, Fine...

Birds, Contemporary Colorful Landscape Painting, Mixed Media, Trees, Fine Art For Sale, “After the Storm” By Passionate Purposeful Painter Holly Hunter Berry

I love exaggerating the colors of the objects I paint but in this painting I tried to calm them down. I wanted to express the feeling of rest after going through a “storm”. The... Read more ...

Mark Webster - Abstract Waterfall with Pine Tree Landscape Oil Painting

Mark Webster - Abstract Waterfall with Pine Tree Landscape Oil Painting

Mark Webster - Abstract Waterfall with Pine Tree Landscape Oil Painting. 10x8" Oil on Canvas Panel. Read more ...

Santo Domingo House / Apaloosa Estudio de Arquitectura y Diseño + Simetría...

Santo Domingo House / Apaloosa Estudio de Arquitectura y Diseño + Simetría Estudio de Arquitectura

© Carlos Berdejo Mandujano Architects: Apaloosa Estudio de Arquitectura y Diseño , Simetría Estudio de Arquitectura Location: Tehuantepec, Mexico Category: Houses Lead... Read more ...

House Alder / Andreas Fuhrimann Gabrielle Hächler Architekten

House Alder / Andreas Fuhrimann Gabrielle Hächler Architekten

© Valentin Jeck Architects: Andreas Fuhrimann Gabrielle Hächler Architekten Location: Zúrich, Switzerland Category: Houses Lead Architects: Nicole Wallimann, Christine... Read more ...

"Moment with the Masterpiece"-2

"Moment with the Masterpiece"-2

Moment with the Masterpiece-26 x 6"Oil on 1/8" thick Gessobord Read more ...

Green Sky, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Green Sky, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Green Sky8x10 oil on canvasThis is another small landscape in my new series of exploring new color combinations. I start by premixing the color combo's I have in mind. These... Read more ...

Boqueria West 40th St. / Studio Razavi architecture

Boqueria West 40th St. / Studio Razavi architecture

© simone bossi Architects: Studio Razavi architecture Location: 260 W 40th St, New York, NY 10018, United States Category: Restaurant Area: 440.0 m2 Project Year... Read more ...