Heading home with Saturday's shopping

HEADING HOME WITH SATURDAY'S SHOPPING

$60 - original 5x7" watercolour painting with 8x10"mat for easy framing. I'm really enjoying painting this 'Toronto People' series....

Bunny sip

BUNNY SIP

$60 - original 8x10"watercolour painting Little stuffed bunny wants a sip too. ; )

 
 
 
Enjoying an iced cappuccino

ENJOYING AN ICED CAPPUCCINO

$60 - original 8x10" watercolour painting This dude is enjoying a cold drink on a hot hot day!

First celebrity portrait

FIRST CELEBRITY PORTRAIT

9x12" - charcoal drawing with watercolourWell, as I stated in my last post, I've been working towards getting a likeness while still...

 
 
 
What's important in portraiture

WHAT'S IMPORTANT IN PORTRAITURE

9x12"original watercolourWell, I am very happy with this portrait despite not getting a likeness to the model this time. There is so...

Portrait sk

PORTRAIT SK

9x12" original watercolour portrait. Lately I've been reading about Frank Reilly's approach to portrait, which is easy to read about...

 
 
 
Rail operator

RAIL OPERATOR

8x8"original watercolour painting I think my hard work, as I plug away at portraiture, is getting me closer to what I'm trying to achieve....

Sunday Afternoon

SUNDAY AFTERNOON

I recently did some portrait drawings, pictured below, that have been waiting for a splash of watercolour! Today I finished one and...

 
 
 
Seahorse Charlie aka Magic Man

SEAHORSE CHARLIE AKA MAGIC MAN

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat Seahorse Charlie aka 'Magic Chuck': Charlie, with eyes wide open, floats through...

The Challenge of Portrait

THE CHALLENGE OF PORTRAIT

9x12" original watercolour painting Well, this portrait was a tough one. The spot light on the model put his face half in shadow, so...

 
 
 
Seahorse Sally

SEAHORSE SALLY

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat Seahorse Sally: A passionate swimmer, Sally enjoys exploring tropical coastlines,...

Seahorse Charlie

SEAHORSE CHARLIE

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat Seahorse Charlie: Shy but intelligent, Charlie likes long swims in the sea, root...

 
 
 
Companion

COMPANION

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat I really enjoyed painting this patient little companion, with all his warm browns...

Tortoise shell glasses and a grey cat

TORTOISE SHELL GLASSES AND A GREY CAT

$100 - 8x10"original watercolour painting I love the way this portrait, or should I say portraits, asks the viewer to move their eyes...

 
 
 
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...

 
 
 



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 ...

The Loquat Tree House / Machado Igreja Arquitectos

The Loquat Tree House / Machado Igreja Arquitectos

© João Morgado Architects: Machado Igreja Arquitectos Location: Lisbon, Portugal Lead Architect: Tiago Machado Igreja Area: 83.0 m2 Project Year: 2015 Photographs: João... Read more ...

Gahinga Batwa Village / Studio FH Architects

Gahinga Batwa Village / Studio FH Architects

© Will Boase Photography | Craig Howes Architects: Studio FH Architects Location: Gahinga Volcano, Rwanda Area: 480.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Will Boase Photography... Read more ...

Bamboo Long House Restaurant / BambuBuild

Bamboo Long House Restaurant / BambuBuild

© Quang Tran Architects: BambuBuild Location: Đồng Hới, Quang Binh Province, Vietnam Lead Architects: Tran Ba Tiep Area: 615.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Quang Tran ©... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painting "TELL ME MORE" by Abstract...

Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painting "TELL ME MORE" by Abstract Artist Pamela Fowler Lordi

"TELL ME MORE" 18" x 18" x 2"Acrylic on Canvas$330. Read more ...

An Art Event

An Art Event

I will be exhibiting a collection of my mixed media art this weekend, August 18th and 19th, at The 44th Mount Gretna Outdoor Art Show. I will be in Booth 4 on Pennsylvania... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painting "TELL ME MORE" by Abstract...

Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painting "TELL ME MORE" by Abstract Artist Pamela Fowler Lordi

"TELL ME MORE" 18" x 18" x 2"Acrylic on Canvas$330. 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 ...

Dead at 76, Aretha Franklin

Dead at 76, Aretha Franklin

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7:53 AM Christmas Cove

7:53 AM Christmas Cove

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New Belgium Brewing East Coast Brewery / Perkins+Will

New Belgium Brewing East Coast Brewery / Perkins+Will

© Mark Herboth Photography Architects: Perkins+Will Location: Asheville, North Carolina, United States Lead Architects: Perkins+Will, NC Practice Area: 123350.0 ft2 Project... Read more ...