Afternoon outing

AFTERNOON OUTING

$60 - original 8x10"watercolour painting with 8x10"mat Well, here's my second piece from the day at the beach. I looooove painting...

Big blue umbrella

BIG BLUE UMBRELLA

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat A day at the beach! I went plein-air painting with the Don Valley Art Club over...

 
 
 
Payne's Gray

PAYNE'S GRAY

Drawing with a charcoal pencil then adding Payne's Gray was a new approach for me yesterday. I was at my weekly life drawing session...

Living amongst the trees

LIVING AMONGST THE TREES

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour with 8x10"painting I spent the day at the wonderful High Park here in Toronto, plein-air painting with...

 
 
 
All these years

ALL THESE YEARS

$80 - 8x10"original watercolour paintingWell, here's my first contribution to the 30x30DirectWatercolor2018 Challenge set my Marc Taro...

Favourite hat

FAVOURITE HAT

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat Well, it seems the 'hat wearers' just keep on coming. Today's cafe moment features...

 
 
 
Sun hat

SUN HAT

5x7" original watercolour paintingAs I said in my last post, it was Hat Day at Portrait Drawing on Sunday so here's another painting...

Chap with his cap

CHAP WITH HIS CAP

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat Check out my online Gallery Well, it was hat day at our weekly Don Valley Art...

 
 
 
Pigtail buns

PIGTAIL BUNS

$100 - 8x10" original watercolour painting I love this hairstyle. Pigtail Buns! So cute.I posted a sketch study of this same model...

Take a long lunch

TAKE A LONG LUNCH

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat I'm thrilled to be back at it with my cafe moments. I drew this on site during...

 
 
 
Pensive in pink

PENSIVE IN PINK

11x14" original watercolour Today's model has a very intense pink sweater on. So, I used good 'ole "opera pink", which is a wonderfully...

Pencil Portraits

PENCIL PORTRAITS

I looooove to draw so, even when there isn't time to paint, I always find time to draw. These are 6B pencil studies from my sketchbooks....

 
 
 
Art Show and Artists at Work!

ART SHOW AND ARTISTS AT WORK!

This Wednesday May 2 is the opening for the Don Valley Art Club Art Sale at Todmorden Mills - 67 Pottery Road, Toronto! I'll be there...

Ginger

GINGER

SOLDI painted this little 5x7" watercolour commission for a new client. What a honey their dog is!! I love that her little front paw...

 
 
 
Subtle beauty

SUBTLE BEAUTY

$80 - 8x10"original watercolour paintingTuesday night's model at life drawing was so lovely. I hope I captured her subtle beauty.

In thought

IN THOUGHT

$100 - 8x10"original watercolour painting. One of my favourite models, I love her classic thoughtful look.I made a quick slide show...

 
 
 
Little field friend

LITTLE FIELD FRIEND

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat. Despite the freezing rain here in Toronto, this little field friend is enjoying...

A new path

A NEW PATH

$60 - 8x10"original watercolour painting. I was inspired to paint this after a wonderful demo by the talented artist Art Cunanan at...

 
 
 
Spring circle

SPRING CIRCLE

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat These friends are enjoying early spring! I chose white flowers because I was...

Towards the sun

TOWARDS THE SUN

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat. I think I'm starting to like yellow... : )It's a difficult colour in watercolour...

 
 
 



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 ...

세운청계상가 어반스케치: Cheonggye Market

세운청계상가 어반스케치: Cheonggye Market

세운상가에서 바라본 청계천 / pen and watercolor, 32*24 세운옥상에서 본 남산 / pen and watercolor, 15*42 히타종합백화점 /pen and watercolor, 15*21 I think the newly changed Cheonggye Market is a new Urban... Read more ...

Hubert Perrodo Building / Design Engine Architects

Hubert Perrodo Building / Design Engine Architects

© Jim Stephenson Architects: Design Engine Architects Location: New Inn Hall St, Oxford OX1 2DL, United Kingdom Area: 297.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Jim... Read more ...

Collagraph: The Written Word - and Books I Read Last Year

Collagraph: The Written Word - and Books I Read Last Year

This is a post from Belinda Del Pesco's Art Blog Belinda Del Pesco . This is the back of a piece of mat board (also known as mount board in other parts of the world), which is... Read more ...

Contemporary Art, Monoprint, Abstract,Expressionism, Studio 9 Fine Art "Home...

Contemporary Art, Monoprint, Abstract,Expressionism, Studio 9 Fine Art "Home Within" by International Abstract Artist Amanda Saint Claire

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House Vision / Jun Igarashi Architects

House Vision / Jun Igarashi Architects

© Anna Nagai Architects: Jun Igarashi Architects Location: Koto, Japan Area: 81632.0 m2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Anna Nagai © Anna Nagai Text description provided by the... Read more ...

The Locomotion: 1940

The Locomotion: 1940

March 1940. "Detail of locomotive while in the yard at Big Spring, Texas." Medium format negative by Russell Lee for the FSA. View full size. Read more ...

Kids at Play: 1940

Kids at Play: 1940

May 1940. "Recess time at grade school in Hobbs, New Mexico." Medium format negative by Russell Lee for the Farm Security Administration. View full size. Read more ...

The Gentry Sukhumvit / AplusCon Architects

The Gentry Sukhumvit / AplusCon Architects

© Silawat Arakwechakul Architects: AplusCon Architects Location: 3007/3 Sukhumvit Rd, Khwaeng Bang Chak, Khet Phra Khanong, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10260, Thailand Lead... Read more ...

Lavender Field Spendor 1.Watercolor.Texas Artist.Rae Andrews

Lavender Field Spendor 1.Watercolor.Texas Artist.Rae Andrews

And here is the other demonstration I did the same day as the last post. This one is in watercolors and was specifically to show drama in the sky. This image is 12" x 16... Read more ...

The Naked City, Martin Lewis

The Naked City, Martin Lewis

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