Day 306 "Family Lunch" ink & watercolor 6 x 9

DAY 306 "FAMILY LUNCH" INK & WATERCOLOR 6 X 9

We spent a perfect vacation day, driving to Cape Cod to visit friends visiting from New Jersey for the week. Great to spend time with...

Day 309 "South River" 6 x 9 pastel over ink

DAY 309 "SOUTH RIVER" 6 X 9 PASTEL OVER INK

Our beautiful town has many gorgeous vistas, views of the South River included. The river and its tributaries create silvery ribbons...

 
 
 
Day 302 "Braintree T - Pick Up" ink & marker 6 x 9

DAY 302 "BRAINTREE T - PICK UP" INK & MARKER 6 X 9

Our daughter is living home this summer and commuting into the city via the T (that's short for the Mass Bay Transit Authority or MBTA...

Day 305 "Big Sky" pastel over ink 6 x 9

DAY 305 "BIG SKY" PASTEL OVER INK 6 X 9

My husband and I had a perfect vacation day, puttering around the house getting things done, doing errands, then creating a late lunch...

 
 
 
Day 308 "Heading Out" 5 x 7 ink & pencils

DAY 308 "HEADING OUT" 5 X 7 INK & PENCILS

Each summer, we spend time in Maine. There are many opportunities to view these picturesque, hard-working boats. This one is no exception....

Day 299 "Art Auction at Trailing Yew" 9 x 12 pen & ink

DAY 299 "ART AUCTION AT TRAILING YEW" 9 X 12 PEN & INK

Each August when we visit Monhegan Island, there is a benefit art auction on the lawn of the Trailing Yew Inn and Cottages. The auction...

 
 
 
Day 300 "Fish Beach" 9 x 8 ink, marker, pencils

DAY 300 "FISH BEACH" 9 X 8 INK, MARKER, PENCILS

This year, there was a beautiful addition to the path to Fish Beach. This large Japanese fish windsock. Maybe it is there to highlight...

Day 307 "Jumpers" 8 x 10 ink & pencils

DAY 307 "JUMPERS" 8 X 10 INK & PENCILS

When the ferries leave Monhegan, occasionally people say goodbye until next time by jumping from the dock. We take the Hardy boat back...

 
 
 
Day 301 "The Harbor" 8 x 5 ink & pencils

DAY 301 "THE HARBOR" 8 X 5 INK & PENCILS

I love Monhegan Island's harbor. Manana sparkles beyond it, providing an exciting backdrop. With a fifteen minute walk, you can be...

Day 298 "Coffee Break" 12 x 9 ink & watercolor

DAY 298 "COFFEE BREAK" 12 X 9 INK & WATERCOLOR

Another beautiful day on the island, breezy, sparkling weather; sky and sea were dazzling. I took a break in The Black Duck coffee...

 
 
 
Day 297 "Ferry Due" ink, marker, pencil 6 x 9

DAY 297 "FERRY DUE" INK, MARKER, PENCIL 6 X 9

This morning we meandered down to the dock to say good bye to a couple of our visitors. There were several jumpers from the dock as...

"Incoming Tide" watercolor & ink 9 x 9

"INCOMING TIDE" WATERCOLOR & INK 9 X 9

One of my favorite spots on Monhegan Island is Christmas Cove. It is on the southern tip of the island. You can walk past Lobster Cove,...

 
 
 
Day 296 "On the Rocks" ink & watercolor 4 x 9

DAY 296 "ON THE ROCKS" INK & WATERCOLOR 4 X 9

Today I tested my knew knee by walking down to the Southern tip of the island, to one of my favorite spots past Lobster Cove. You can...

Day 295 "Triple Overview" 9 x 12 watercolor & ink

DAY 295 "TRIPLE OVERVIEW" 9 X 12 WATERCOLOR & INK

Today I sat half way up Horn Hill on Monhegan and drew what was below and then what I could see in the woods to my left. Then I added...

 
 
 
Day 294 "Over Eider" ink & watercolor 9 x 9

DAY 294 "OVER EIDER" INK & WATERCOLOR 9 X 9

Another beautiful day here on Monhegan. We went to a Chowder Festival to benefit the Monhegan Memorial Library, then I headed over...

Day 293

DAY 293

I began an oil painting this morning, and within a half hour, the island was fogged in. Not in the mood to paint fog, I broke out my...

 
 
 
Day 292 "Among the Rocks" ink & watercolor 12 x 5 - and a visit with some artist friends

DAY 292 "AMONG THE ROCKS" INK & WATERCOLOR 12 X 5 - AND A VISIT WITH SOME ARTIST FRIENDS

Social media is an interesting thing, and sometimes very beneficial. Yesterday I saw some beautiful photos of the Monhegan sunset from...

Day 290 - "From the Harbor - Two Views" watercolor and ink

DAY 290 - "FROM THE HARBOR - TWO VIEWS" WATERCOLOR AND INK

There has been intermittent sun during our first five days on Monhegan Island, fog, rain, sun, clouds, wind... beautiful New England...

 
 
 
Day 281

DAY 281

A couple of good friends and I have a standing dinner date once each month. In our busy lives, it's wonderful to have the date on the...

Day 282 "Humarock" pen&ink 8 x 9 - deserted beach, and a little history

DAY 282 "HUMAROCK" PEN&INK 8 X 9 - DESERTED BEACH, AND A LITTLE HISTORY

If you walk our local beach, you may find this view familiar. Our local beach is separated from the mainland by the South River which...

 
 
 



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 ...

$Highest bid for a good cause$

$Highest bid for a good cause$

Here in Newport, RI we all look forward to Wet Paint at the The Newport Art Museum. It's a big fundraising event which culminates in a live auction and brings artists and the... Read more ...

Bjarke Ingels: "New York is not the Capital of the United States. It is a...

Bjarke Ingels: "New York is not the Capital of the United States. It is a Capital of the World."

Since moving to New York in 2010, BIG founder Bjarke Ingels has built an impressive portfolio, from developed projects such as VIA 57 West and The Eleventh to propositions such... Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, Contemporary Art “Jungle Journey” by Santa Fe...

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, Contemporary Art “Jungle Journey” by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... This color combination is just so luscious and yummy. I feel like I am in the tropics when I look at it. Put it on a stand on your desk and you can have... Read more ...

MQ Houses / Altamarea arquitectura

MQ Houses / Altamarea arquitectura

© Felipe Cantillana Architect: Altamarea arquitectura Location: Pichilemu, Chile Architects In Charge: Gonzalo Herreros Area: 290.0 m2 Project Year: 2015 Photographs: Felipe... Read more ...

SUMMER SALE-Mixed media abstract tree collage landscape, "Snowy Dawn" by...

SUMMER SALE-Mixed media abstract tree collage landscape, "Snowy Dawn" by Colorado Mixed Media Artist Carol Nelson Fine Art

6"x12"x1.5" Mixed Media on Panel /Available SUMMER SALE PRICE $199 Read more ...

"End of the Evening" Original Impressionist landscape sunset oil painting by...

"End of the Evening" Original Impressionist landscape sunset oil painting by Janice Trane Jones

"End of the Evening" is an original 18 x 36 x 1.5 oil on a canvas wrap. This is a large landscape painting of the last light of the night just as the vivid colors light up the... Read more ...

Temporary Home for Walk&Talk Festival / Mezzo Atelier

Temporary Home for Walk&Talk Festival / Mezzo Atelier

© Francisco Nogueira Architects: Mezzo Atelier Location: Ponta Delgada, Portugal Team: Giacomo Mezzadri, Joana de Oliveira Area: 150.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs... Read more ...

Wacky Reference Wednesdays, No. 386

Wacky Reference Wednesdays, No. 386

X-23. 2018. Gouache on mixed media board, 9 × 12″. (Claws also made from Strathmore Mixed Media Board) gouache washes to hone the drawing decided to add a hand pencils Read more ...

Nederland,Tx,Museum,oils canvas,Barbara Haviland

Nederland,Tx,Museum,oils canvas,Barbara Haviland

NEDERLAND,TEXAS WINDMILL MUSEUM 8/14/2018 10:01:20 PM by Barbara Haviland-Texas Landscape Artist Comment on this I painted this Nederalnd Texas Windmill Museum as part of a... Read more ...

Bahçeköy House / Habif Architects

Bahçeköy House / Habif Architects

© Gürkan Akay Architects: Habif Architects Location: Istanbul, Turkey Project Team: Hakan Habif, Setenay Erkul Area: 1700.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Gürkan Akay ©... Read more ...