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Journal - Katie's Iris - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - KATIE'S IRIS - LIN FRYE

Journal - Had a sweet get together at Katie McKendry last week. On her table, she had cut several beautiful iris... here's my interpretation...

HOLIDAY SKETCHING AND STITCHING

HOLIDAY SKETCHING AND STITCHING

My drawing skills need polishing and some spare time on holiday comes in handy. I love to draw what I can see from my sun lounger, But...

 
 
 
Journal - Splash and Splatter Wisteria - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - SPLASH AND SPLATTER WISTERIA - LIN FRYE

Journal - Splash and Splatter Wisteria. Some days it's the things I love that I find hardest to paint. It took a few tries to get this...

Journal - Bellamy Mansion Gardens, Wilmington, NC - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - BELLAMY MANSION GARDENS, WILMINGTON, NC - LIN FRYE

Journal - Today's sketch with the Cape Fear Sketchers at the Bellamy Mansion Gardens, Wilmington, NC Lin Frye, North Carolina

 
 
 
HOLIDAY SK

HOLIDAY SK

Just back from our winter holiday in Tenerife and a few sketches to share, here's the first, a drawing from my sunbed of some plants...

Iceland Poppies - Lin Frye

ICELAND POPPIES - LIN FRYE

Journal - I paid a visit yesterday to Shelton Herb Farm in Leland, NC. What a fun place!!! I immediately fell in love with the Iceland...

 
 
 
Journal - White Azalea - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - WHITE AZALEA - LIN FRYE

Journal - The azaleas are blooming almost everywhere! This is a splash and splatter of a while variety... Lin Frye, North Carolina

Sketching in botanical Garden Parma .Violet

SKETCHING IN BOTANICAL GARDEN PARMA .VIOLET

 
 
 
Journal - Asiatic Lilies - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - ASIATIC LILIES - LIN FRYE

Journal - I definitely have spring fever, though the temperatures bounce between those in the 40s and those in the 70s! Still, a trip...

Journal - Hellebores - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - HELLEBORES - LIN FRYE

Journal - Sketching today with the Cape Fear Sketchers at the New Hanover Public Library. I brought some flowers as did others and...

 
 
 
Journal - Tiny Daffodils - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - TINY DAFFODILS - LIN FRYE

Journal - Tiny Daffodils - This rainy season as weather warms but the sun disappears behind cloudy skies, I HUNGER for color and flowers....

Journal - New Hanover County Arboretum - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - NEW HANOVER COUNTY ARBORETUM - LIN FRYE

Journal - New Hanover Arboretum. Despite the cool weather and overcast sky, a few friends and I went to the New Hanover Arboretum to...

 
 
 
Journal - Saucer Magnolia - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - SAUCER MAGNOLIA - LIN FRYE

Journal - Inspired by Saucer Magnolia blossoms ...I've seen these along the roadside and Maria and I found a couple just beginning...

Journal - Latimer House Gardens, Wilmington, NC

JOURNAL - LATIMER HOUSE GARDENS, WILMINGTON, NC

Journal - Cape Fear Sketchers at Latimer House - I sat outside in the gardens while the sun was shining -- I wish I had left the background...

 
 
 
Daffodil - Lin Frye

DAFFODIL - LIN FRYE

Journal - Wishing Spring would hurry up - We've another weekend and week of rain - sigh .. But it's warm, and the daffodils are up... Lin...

Indian Trail Tree - Southport, NC - Lin Frye

INDIAN TRAIL TREE - SOUTHPORT, NC - LIN FRYE

Journal - Another sketch done plein air on the last warm 'Spring Tease' - The Indian Trail Tree in Southport - marked for the trail...

 
 
 
Stunning Brown Patterns in the Creeper-Vickie Henderson

STUNNING BROWN PATTERNS IN THE CREEPER-VICKIE HENDERSON

We often think of browns and grays as drab colors, especially in the overcast days of winter. But these colors also provide the camouflage...

Southport Waterfront - Lin Frye

SOUTHPORT WATERFRONT - LIN FRYE

Journal - An absolutely GLORIOUS day yesterday - near 70F in the early part of January!!! Met my friend Gwen for coffee and a sketch...

 
 
 
Seashells - Lin Frye

SEASHELLS - LIN FRYE

Journal - A splash and splatter approach to my collection of seashells... Lin Frye, Southport, NC

Flowering Quince - Lin Frye

FLOWERING QUINCE - LIN FRYE

Journal - Sketched Katie's Flowering Quince Lin Frye, North Carolina

 
 
 



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 ...

Woollahra Courtyard House / CO-AP

Woollahra Courtyard House / CO-AP

© Ross Honeysett Architects: CO-AP Location: Woollahra, Australia Category: Houses Design Team: Will Fung, Tina Engelen, Patrik Braun, Rachel Harris Area: 337.0 m2 Project... Read more ...

JL House / Martín Montone Arquitectura

JL House / Martín Montone Arquitectura

© Luis Barandiarán Architects: Martín Montone Arquitectura Location: City Bell, Argentina Category: Houses Lead Architect: Martín Montone Area: 173.32 m2 Project Year... Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, "Kim's Run" by Colorado Mixed Media Artist...

Mixed Media Abstract Painting, "Kim's Run" by Colorado Mixed Media Artist Carol Nelson

10"x10" Mixed Media on Panel/sold Commissions welcome. Read more ...

Found poetry 56

Found poetry 56

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Good Friday - Illuminated Manuscripts

Good Friday - Illuminated Manuscripts

Missal and Book of Hours, Lombardy ca. 1385-1390 Good Friday marks the day on which Jesus Christ was crucified on the cross for the sins of the the people of the world. Good... Read more ...

Good Friday - 1500 Sandro Botticelli Crown of Thorns

Good Friday - 1500 Sandro Botticelli Crown of Thorns

Sandro Botticelli (Italian Early Renaissance Painter, c 1445-1510) Christ Crowned with Thorns. 1500 Read more ...

Good Friday - 1460 - Crown of Thorns

Good Friday - 1460 - Crown of Thorns

1460-75. Philadelphia Museum of Art Christ Crowned with Thorns. Artist unknown, Austrian In the Christian religion, Good Friday commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus. As early... Read more ...

New Work in a Series: Resilient Fences 2

New Work in a Series: Resilient Fences 2

Here is a second painting in a series I'm working on entitled "Resilient Fences”. Resilient Fences 2 measures 24” high x 57” wide and is mixed media on stiffened fabric. Or, it... Read more ...

Harbour View Burial Ground and Crematorium / Western Design Architects

Harbour View Burial Ground and Crematorium / Western Design Architects

© Shona Race Architects: Western Design Architects Location: Lytchett Minster, Poole BH16, United Kingdom Category: crematorium Area: 956.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs... Read more ...

K House / AIM Architecture

K House / AIM Architecture

© Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen, Noah Sheldon Architects: AIM Architecture Location: Sri Lanka Category: Hotels Lead Architects Aim: Wendy Saunders, Vincent De Graaf Lead Architect... Read more ...