Day 612 "Lunch Break" pen & ink

DAY 612 "LUNCH BREAK" PEN & INK

This is such a busy time at school. Students are catching up on missing work, studying for finals, and excited by the warm weather...

Day 605 "Dinner at Dogwood" - coaster art from Jamaica Plain

DAY 605 "DINNER AT DOGWOOD" - COASTER ART FROM JAMAICA PLAIN

I scooted into town tonight for an impromptu dinner with my daughter. She suggested the Dogwood, a nice pub with good pizza an interesting...

 
 
 
Day 608 "Royal Escort" - remembering a beautiful day

DAY 608 "ROYAL ESCORT" - REMEMBERING A BEAUTIFUL DAY

The theme for this month's Girls Just Wanna Paint challenge is "fashion". As soon as I began to ponder, last year's royal wedding jumped...

Days 599, 600, and 601 "Festival Days"

DAYS 599, 600, AND 601 "FESTIVAL DAYS"

Every year the North River Arts Society in Marshfield, MA holds its annual Festival of the Arts. I love the weekend, often calling...

 
 
 
Day 593 "Table Top" and impromptu drawing lessons

DAY 593 "TABLE TOP" AND IMPROMPTU DRAWING LESSONS

Last night we went to a family party celebration for my niece who graduated college last week. We saw family on both sides, and some...

Day 591 "Coaster Art" ink & watercolor 9 x 12

DAY 591 "COASTER ART" INK & WATERCOLOR 9 X 12

I recently ordered some blank coasters which I carry with me. Sometimes, in a restaurant, pub, etc, where a coaster might be used,...

 
 
 
Day 581 "Low Tide" watercolor and ink - gray day in Scituate Harbor

DAY 581 "LOW TIDE" WATERCOLOR AND INK - GRAY DAY IN SCITUATE HARBOR

The days have been gray for weeks... spring is slowly revealing itself, and will burst forth if and when the sun returns. Today I spent...

Day 577 "Back of the Room" pen and ink on sticky notes

DAY 577 "BACK OF THE ROOM" PEN AND INK ON STICKY NOTES

Once a month our students have a half day and we use the afternoon as Professional development time. It's amazing how tough it is to...

 
 
 
Daily Drawing 536 "Crosstalk" pen & ink

DAILY DRAWING 536 "CROSSTALK" PEN & INK

I love the motion and the hubbub of the city streets; buildings against the sky creating fascinating negative space while the overlapping...

Days 572 and 573 Dinner at a Pub - Coaster Art

DAYS 572 AND 573 DINNER AT A PUB - COASTER ART

It's nice to draw in a pub; lots of activity, people, interesting decor and interesting overlap of foreground to background, and often...

 
 
 
Day 560 and more - Patterns in Doodles

DAY 560 AND MORE - PATTERNS IN DOODLES

Sometimes I create my daily drawing at night, and am interested in exploring patterns, without intent. I will lay down an asymmetrical...

Day 552 "At the Grille" coaster art, ink & watercolor

DAY 552 "AT THE GRILLE" COASTER ART, INK & WATERCOLOR

Last night, we took our daughter and two friends to dinner in Boston at Woody's Grille & Tap. We love this nice little spot, good selection...

 
 
 
Day 546 "Sunday AM View" ink & watercolor

DAY 546 "SUNDAY AM VIEW" INK & WATERCOLOR

Sunday mornings, I usually sit in the same pew in church. New North Church in Hinhgam has the oldest pews in town. They are labeled...

Day 539 "Coaster Art - NY City Lunch" ink & watercolor

DAY 539 "COASTER ART - NY CITY LUNCH" INK & WATERCOLOR

Spent a wonderful weekend in New York with my daughter... no agenda beyond attending a Friday night live performance of the podcast...

 
 
 
Day 535 "Still Light with Compote a la Matisse" pen, ink, marker

DAY 535 "STILL LIGHT WITH COMPOTE A LA MATISSE" PEN, INK, MARKER

Tonight, I was looking through images online, as I often do... exploring, and saw a few of Matisse's paintings of fruit in still life....

Day 519 "End of Day" pastel on black ink

DAY 519 "END OF DAY" PASTEL ON BLACK INK

What an interesting weekend! Yesterday morning provided a sunny gleam on top of the few inches of snow we received Friday night. Then,...

 
 
 
Day 518 "Morning Light" watercolor 5 x 8 - a snowy spring day

DAY 518 "MORNING LIGHT" WATERCOLOR 5 X 8 - A SNOWY SPRING DAY

My husband likes to get to church early on Sunday morning to organize his thoughts, conduct book study, and get settled in before the...

Day 516 "Snow Day Brunch" ink & watercolor

DAY 516 "SNOW DAY BRUNCH" INK & WATERCOLOR

Today, Saturday, we were forecast 6-8 inches of "March comes in like a lion" starting in the early morning hours. I took a peek out...

 
 
 
Day 514 "Overpass" ink & pencils

DAY 514 "OVERPASS" INK & PENCILS

I love the angular perspective of over and underpasses along the highways. This is a shot along the lengthy ramp in Boston that snakes...

Day 510 "Waiting for Pizza" ink & pencils on newspaper

DAY 510 "WAITING FOR PIZZA" INK & PENCILS ON NEWSPAPER

This afternoon we stopped by our local wood-fired pizza shop , and waited for our order. I love these chances to draw and usually have...

 
 
 



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 ...

Abstract Landscape Palette Knife Art, Daily Painting, Small Oil Painting, 8x8x3

Abstract Landscape Palette Knife Art, Daily Painting, Small Oil Painting, 8x8x3

I found some square 3 inch deep canvases in my studio, and decided to play around with one. SOLD I tried several approaches, but nothing was working for me. So, I just started... Read more ...

LinGang New City Community Shopping Center / Shanghai ZF Architectural Design

LinGang New City Community Shopping Center / Shanghai ZF Architectural Design

Birdview. Image © Yong Zhang Architects: Shanghai ZF Architectural Design Location: Linggang Road, XiaLi Road, Pudong District, Shanghai, China Category: Shopping centers Lead... Read more ...

The Planting Terrace And The Experience Pavilion / MOZHAO ARCHITECTS

The Planting Terrace And The Experience Pavilion / MOZHAO ARCHITECTS

Children running on the terrace. Image © Chao Zhang Architects: MOZHAO ARCHITECTS Location: Quanzhi Technology Innovation Park, Bao an District, Shenzhen, China Category... Read more ...

Desert Courtyard House / Wendell Burnette Architects

Desert Courtyard House / Wendell Burnette Architects

© Bill Timmerman Architects: Wendell Burnette Architects Location: Scottsdale, United States Category: Houses Architect In Charge: Wendell Burnette Design Team: Thamarit... Read more ...

Tri House / Urban Agency

Tri House / Urban Agency

© Paul Tierney Photography Architects: Urban Agency Location: Dublin, Ireland Category: Houses Area: 180.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Paul Tierney Photography Read more ...

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6/14/19

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Contemporary Botanical Abstract Fine Art Painting “ABUNDANT GROWTH“ by...

Contemporary Botanical Abstract Fine Art Painting “ABUNDANT GROWTH“ by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

FRESH OFF THE EASEL 11"x20"Acrylic on Paper/sold Visit to Read more ...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting “La Junta Ranch” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

All that is left of this once thriving homestead in La Junta are remnants of buildings nestled in the trees. One can only imagine family life in this peaceful but harsh meadow... Read more ...

Architecture Building of Inner Mongolia University of Technology / Inner...

Architecture Building of Inner Mongolia University of Technology / Inner Mongolia Grand Architectural Design Co

Courtesy of Courtesy of Inner Mongolia Grand Architectural Design Co.Ltd. Architect: InnerMongolia Grand Architectural Design Co.Ltd. Location: Hohhot, Inner Mongolia... Read more ...

Contemporary Mixed Media Painting, Abstract Art, ”Serenity” by Santa Fe...

Contemporary Mixed Media Painting, Abstract Art, ”Serenity” by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... Shapes, lines and finding the path to tell the story of Ease and Flow, the poem that is written on the canvas prior to the painting. There is movement... Read more ...