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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

 
 
 
HAPPY NEW YEAR - SEASHELLS - LIN FRYE

HAPPY NEW YEAR - SEASHELLS - LIN FRYE

Wishing everyone a creative 2019! And the joy of new discoveries. These seashells were our 'discoveries' over Christmas. Lin Frye,...

Camellia - Lin Frye

CAMELLIA - LIN FRYE

Journal - Camellias - My camellia shrubs are almost behind our home so I often miss their blooming. Not this time though ..! Lin Frye,...

 
 
 
Pinecone - Lin Frye

PINECONE - LIN FRYE

Journal - Pinecone - A sure sign of winter...

Journal - Poinsettia - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - POINSETTIA - LIN FRYE

Journal - A quick sketch of the poinsettia my storage company generously gave us...

 
 
 
Grateful - Time with my Children and Nature

GRATEFUL - TIME WITH MY CHILDREN AND NATURE

Journal - Gratitude - Time with my children and nature - This is from a bouquet on my dear daughter's table... I'm so grateful too...

AUTUMN COLOURS

AUTUMN COLOURS

Who can resist gathering those beautifully coloured leaves scattered on the ground at this time of year?

 
 
 
Daylily - Lin Frye

DAYLILY - LIN FRYE

Journal - A daylily from my neighbor's garden.

Concetta Flore- Swallows on mudbank

CONCETTA FLORE- SWALLOWS ON MUDBANK

Last sunday I was relaxing by the Lake of Bracciano,not very far from Rome miserably low since last year's terrible drought. The emerged...

 
 
 
Marsh Walk - Lin Frye

MARSH WALK - LIN FRYE

Journal - Sketched from the Marsh Walk, Southport NC

Waves - Lin Frye

WAVES - LIN FRYE

Journal - Living now so close to the beach, it seems painting waves is the least I can do... lol Lin Frye, North Carolina

 
 
 
Dreary Day - Oak Island, NC

DREARY DAY - OAK ISLAND, NC

Journal - One of the days on the beach was particularly dreary - we still took a walk, collected seashells, and worked on puzzles

Journal - More from the Marsh Walk - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - MORE FROM THE MARSH WALK - LIN FRYE

Journal - Finished the small sketches from last week's Marsh Walk...

 
 
 
My Herbs - Lin Frye

MY HERBS - LIN FRYE

Journal - Sketching the herbs I have growing in my Southport home.

Fishy Fishy

FISHY FISHY

Journal - More architectural practice - From a photo taken from the Marsh side of this famous Southport Restaurant ..

 
 
 
HUNGRY DUCKS

HUNGRY DUCKS

Back now from our holiday travels in the camping car with a handful of sketches to share. This group of ducks came to see us each day...

Campsite sketching in the Pyrenees

CAMPSITE SKETCHING IN THE PYRENEES

 
 
 



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 ...

Urban Sketching Friedrichstadt with Gabi Campanario

Urban Sketching Friedrichstadt with Gabi Campanario

Join the original urban sketcher, Seattle-based artist and journalist Gabi Campanario , for a weekend of learning and exploration in Friedrichstadt , a picturesque small city... Read more ...

Calming Water, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Calming Water, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Calming Water12x9 oil on wood panel This painting was inspired by a field study and photos. I wanted to recreate the calming time spent painting here. I used a palette knife... Read more ...

Portrait, Fine Art Painting "Worry" International Contemporary Abstract...

Portrait, Fine Art Painting "Worry" International Contemporary Abstract Artist Arrachme

The black and white version of this won The Strokes of Genius 9 drawing hard back book. Oil on Canvas 20"x16" Oil on Canvas/Available Fine Art Prints are Also Available Read more ...

Dotty Spots and preparing panels

Dotty Spots and preparing panels

Dotty Spots Oil on wood, 8" x 8," $330. It is difficult to assess values and colors when painting on a white ground... When preparing panels, I gesso first then tone them in... Read more ...

How To Get a Job at a Top US Architecture Firm

How To Get a Job at a Top US Architecture Firm

© Annie Spratt. Image Courtesy of Architect-US Looking for a job isn't fun. It's nerve-wracking for the applicant and it's often time-consuming for the potential employer as... Read more ...

Campo das Paulas / FCC Arquitectura

Campo das Paulas / FCC Arquitectura

© Bruno Barbosa Architects: FCC Arquitectura Location: Refontoura, Portugal Sculptor: Paulo Neves Area: 5188.2 ft2 Project Year: 2012 Photographs: Bruno Barbosa Read more ...

Axel Törneman, Early Swedish Modernist Painter

Axel Törneman, Early Swedish Modernist Painter

Johan Axel Gustaf Törneman (1880-1925) is credited in his Wikipedia entry as being "one of Sweden's earliest modernist painters." Not knowing much about Swedish painters other... Read more ...

Business Meeting, PdxUsk today

Business Meeting, PdxUsk today

Pdx Usk are so welcoming! I received an invitation to come to the business meeting through FB, so I thought, why not? I had no clue what the business meeting was about, and... Read more ...

How Robotic Parking Systems Enable Urban Architecture

How Robotic Parking Systems Enable Urban Architecture

Located at the old harborfront of Arhus, Denmark, DOKK1 designed by Schmidt Hammer Lassen architects houses not only Scandinavia's largest library but also Europe's largest... Read more ...

Layering tombow markers

Layering tombow markers

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