Day 199 "After Auster" 6 x 9 pen & ink

DAY 199 "AFTER AUSTER" 6 X 9 PEN & INK

Over the years, I have kept a number of images of paintings that intrigue me, that I want to study in more detail, or that I just want...

Day 198 "St. Stephen & Symphony" mixed 9 x 7

DAY 198 "ST. STEPHEN & SYMPHONY" MIXED 9 X 7

I hopped into Boston recently to have dinner with my daughter. We parked and walked through the sweet little streets behind Symphony...

 
 
 
Day 197 "After Fitzgerald" marker 6 x 9

DAY 197 "AFTER FITZGERALD" MARKER 6 X 9

I was thinking about Monhegan Island today, and looked up artist, James Fitzgerald. His work is so powerfully designed. Here is an...

Day 196 "Thoughtful" 11 x 11 pen, ink, marker

DAY 196 "THOUGHTFUL" 11 X 11 PEN, INK, MARKER

I spent today with three good friends enjoying coffee, conversation, and sketching one another. We took turns posing. It was a pleasant...

 
 
 
Day 195 "What Can I Get You?" pen & ink 9 x 12

DAY 195 "WHAT CAN I GET YOU?" PEN & INK 9 X 12

I met with some friends this afternoon to toast the onset of vacation. I like the overlay of people in this visually stimulating spot....

Day 194 "Night Crew" mixed 4 x 9

DAY 194 "NIGHT CREW" MIXED 4 X 9

The other night, I was sitting in my car waiting, and saw a crew setting up for construction on the main drag. I watched their seemingly...

 
 
 
Day 191 "Studio Door" 7 x 7 ink & marker

DAY 191 "STUDIO DOOR" 7 X 7 INK & MARKER

Last summer I painted at a friend's house for a local garden tour fundraiser. Her studio door was open and surrounded by flowers. It...

Day 192 "Boat by Boat" pen and ink 7 x 7

DAY 192 "BOAT BY BOAT" PEN AND INK 7 X 7

I love the beautiful, hard working lobster boats in the Maine harbors. Their shapes are abstract, and interesting, especially when...

 
 
 
Day 190 "Siblings" 9 x 6 pen & ink

DAY 190 "SIBLINGS" 9 X 6 PEN & INK

Spent part of my day at a friend's baby shower today, sitting with some of my teaching colleagues. We were reminiscing about some of...

Day 189 "Study Break" 9 x 6 ink, marker & pencil

DAY 189 "STUDY BREAK" 9 X 6 INK, MARKER & PENCIL

This afternoon I was heading out of Boston and caught this image of a student hanging out, solo, in the window of this Northeastern...

 
 
 
Day 188 "Detour" pen, ink, pencil

DAY 188 "DETOUR" PEN, INK, PENCIL

Tonight, I waited for my husband as he finished a meeting. Just at dark, the street around me began to fill with construction equipment,...

Day 186 "North End" 12 x 9 pen&ink

DAY 186 "NORTH END" 12 X 9 PEN&INK

Don't you just love the narrow streets of Boston? The North End is a beautiful rabbit warren of activity, great food, and sumptuous...

 
 
 
Day 187 "Mercato" 9 x 10 ink and marker

DAY 187 "MERCATO" 9 X 10 INK AND MARKER

Another image from the North End of Boston, caught one evening. I love the warm glow inside the storefronts as people pass by on the...

"Sun n Pines" 12 x 12 oil

"SUN N PINES" 12 X 12 OIL

As spring finally feels like it might be here to stay, I begin to think about summer and time in Maine. Our friend Natalie had a lovely...

 
 
 
Day 174 "Skyline by the Bay" 5 x 9 mixed

DAY 174 "SKYLINE BY THE BAY" 5 X 9 MIXED

I was in San Francisco a few months ago for a very quick visit. I stopped along the bay late in the afternoon, looked over my shoulder...

Day 173 "Island Alley" pen & ink 6 x 9

DAY 173 "ISLAND ALLEY" PEN & INK 6 X 9

I am continuing to revisit my photos from trips we took a few years back. This is a drawing of an alley on Hydra, one of the Greek...

 
 
 
Day 172 "Aegean Sky" 6 x 8 ink, marker, watercolor pencil

DAY 172 "AEGEAN SKY" 6 X 8 INK, MARKER, WATERCOLOR PENCIL

I love interesting architecture. This is from a picture I took in Greece a number of years ago. We took a day cruise from Athens to...

Day 171 "Early Spring" ink, watercolor, pencil

DAY 171 "EARLY SPRING" INK, WATERCOLOR, PENCIL

March remains gray and raw. I hung out in the car this morning before church and painted this scene across the street in my sketch...

 
 
 
Pop Up page on my website. New original 8 x 10 drawings

POP UP PAGE ON MY WEBSITE. NEW ORIGINAL 8 X 10 DRAWINGS

Announcing the new Pop Up page on my website, Jody Regan Paints. You'll find 8 x 10 original drawings based on some of the daily drawings...

Day 167 "Hauling Traps" 6 x 9 watercolor & ink

DAY 167 "HAULING TRAPS" 6 X 9 WATERCOLOR & INK

Every summer we spend some time in Maine, catching the ferry from New Harbor over to Monhegan. Lobster boats are part of the landscape....

 
 
 



Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Mystical Figure Art Painting...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Mystical Figure Art Painting "Beginnings:Night" by Contemporary Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

Original Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Mystical Figure Art Painting 15"x15"x2" Mixed Media/sold Fine Art Prints are Available HERE Visit to Read more ...

Expressionist Portrait,Figurative, McCartney Family, Maybe I'm Amazed Series...

Expressionist Portrait,Figurative, McCartney Family, Maybe I'm Amazed Series “James” by International Abstract Artist Amanda Saint Claire

Contemporary Art It was twenty years ago this week, but Sgt Pepper wasn't teaching the band to play on March 17, 1998, instead lovely Linda died in her husband's arms and the... Read more ...

Slices of orange still life fruit painting a day daily painting small work...

Slices of orange still life fruit painting a day daily painting small work of art original contemporary realism

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Contemporary Modern Abstract Art Paintings by Filomena de Andrade Booth

Contemporary Modern Abstract Art Paintings by Filomena de Andrade Booth

This week I had the pleasure of having another talented artist attend my 3 Day Private Abstract Painting Workshop. I'm always amazed at how each student approaches the... Read more ...

Birds and Blooms!

Birds and Blooms!

Curve-billed Thrasher. We have been busy with wonderful guests this week - last night was the first night we didn't have someone out here, so I decided to get up and make some... Read more ...

Morning Madonna

Morning Madonna

Roberto Ferruzzi Madonna of the Streets 1887 In this blog, I try to begin each day with a painting of the Madonna & Child. It centers me; connects me to the past; & encourages... Read more ...

Finding Perspectives in Tuscany

Finding Perspectives in Tuscany

Finding Perspectives in TuscanyJune 28 - July 1, 2018 Join urban sketchers Blasco Pisapia and Umberto Torricelli for this 3 days workshop in Sansepolcro, in Southern Tuscany... Read more ...

Don't bother with the local girls, Muntean/Rosenblum

Don't bother with the local girls, Muntean/Rosenblum

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Cardinal Couple, by Melissa A. Torres, 8x10 oil on canvas panels

Cardinal Couple, by Melissa A. Torres, 8x10 oil on canvas panels

Red Feathered Friend The Boss This sweet Cardinal couple comes to visit every day. I just had to paint them. I love their little attitudes. She definitely seems to be the one... Read more ...

ALLURE - XXL origami / FRESH Architectures

ALLURE - XXL origami / FRESH Architectures

© David Foessel Architects: FRESH Architectures Location: Martin Luther King Park, 147 Rue Cardinet, 75017 Paris, France Project Leaders: FRESH Architectures Itar Architecture... Read more ...