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SILVER BIRCH BARK

SILVER BIRCH BARK

My silver birches have beautiful bark and looking carefully I can see quite a few different colours, sketched here in Derwent drawing...

Journal - Persimmons - Splash and Splatter - Lin Frye, NC

JOURNAL - PERSIMMONS - SPLASH AND SPLATTER - LIN FRYE, NC

Journal - Splash and Splatter - Inspired by the season's persimmons.

 
 
 
Christmas Rose or Poinsettia

CHRISTMAS ROSE OR POINSETTIA

Perhaps you share the same poinsettia experience as me? You buy this lovely plant weeks before Christmas as an eye-catching floral...

SKETCHING TREES

SKETCHING TREES

I've just started a new project to draw the trees in my garden, starting with my silver birches.One morning this week the sun was shining...

 
 
 
Journal - Looking Glass Falls - Version 2 - Lin Frye, North Carolina

JOURNAL - LOOKING GLASS FALLS - VERSION 2 - LIN FRYE, NORTH CAROLINA

Journal - Decided to try a second version of these beautiful falls in the Pisgah National Forest.

Journal - Looking Glass Falls - Lin Frye - North Carolina

JOURNAL - LOOKING GLASS FALLS - LIN FRYE - NORTH CAROLINA

Journal - Looking Glass Falls - Version 1, Pisgah National Forest, NC

 
 
 
Travel Journal -Blue Ridge Parkway - Lin Frye - North Carolina

TRAVEL JOURNAL -BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY - LIN FRYE - NORTH CAROLINA

Travel Journal - Despite the rain and cold that followed, we had one glorious day to explore Pisgah National Forest, see some amazing...

Travel Journal- Tanglewood Park Trail - Lin Frye - NC

TRAVEL JOURNAL- TANGLEWOOD PARK TRAIL - LIN FRYE - NC

 
 
 
Travel journal- Leaf Color Change

TRAVEL JOURNAL- LEAF COLOR CHANGE

Travel journal...Found a bit of leaf color change in Asheboro NC

Journal - Splash and Splatter Pumpkins - Lin Frye, North Carolina

JOURNAL - SPLASH AND SPLATTER PUMPKINS - LIN FRYE, NORTH CAROLINA

Journal - I love this time of year - all those fall colors and especially pumpkins.

 
 
 
AUTUMN GATHERINGS

AUTUMN GATHERINGS

A lovely autumnal walk with my daughter at Ramster garden yielded a collection of colourful leaves of which this is my favourite, drawn...

Journal - Splash and Splatter Rose Hips - Lin Frye - North Carolina

JOURNAL - SPLASH AND SPLATTER ROSE HIPS - LIN FRYE - NORTH CAROLINA

Love Rose Hips!

 
 
 
Journal - Sunset Beach - Lin Frye - North Carolina

JOURNAL - SUNSET BEACH - LIN FRYE - NORTH CAROLINA

Journal - Last of my sketches from short trip to Sunset Beach - Sunset Beach

Mandarin Duck Couple Resting on a River Bank in a Forest

MANDARIN DUCK COUPLE RESTING ON A RIVER BANK IN A FOREST

The mandarin ducks have carefully chosen a place to rest. They seems to blend in with the dark background, thus if necessary, they...

 
 
 
Journal - Shenandoah Valley Campground - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - SHENANDOAH VALLEY CAMPGROUND - LIN FRYE

Journal - Last of the Shenandoah Valley sketches Lin Frye, North Carolina

MISTLETOE TREES

MISTLETOE TREES

I've always been fascinated by trees overtaken by mistletoe plants, love the round shapes of the plants silhouetted against the sky...

 
 
 

17TH CENTURY BRUNTENHOF GATE OF UTRECHT

One might object and say: 'But this is an urban drawing video and not sketching in nature'. Let me convince you to think differently....

Journal - Cozy Acres Gazebo - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - COZY ACRES GAZEBO - LIN FRYE

Journal - Though we worried where Hurricane Dorian was headed, the weather we had in Powhatan, VA was lovely. We tried to relax a bit...

 
 
 
Journal - Cozy Acres Campground, Powhatan, VA - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - COZY ACRES CAMPGROUND, POWHATAN, VA - LIN FRYE

Journal - We evacuated to Virginia as Hurricane Dorian approached. Once we knew our home was okay, we could relax and enjoy our unexpected...

The Carrara quarries- Concetta Flore

THE CARRARA QUARRIES- CONCETTA FLORE

Magic and incredible place, brimming with history and the huge achievements of us, tiny human beings, able to subdue the hard, heavy...

 
 
 



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 ...

Contemporary Colorful Landscape Painting, Mixed Media, Fine Art For Sale...

Contemporary Colorful Landscape Painting, Mixed Media, Fine Art For Sale, “Small Town” By Passionate Purposeful Painter Holly Hunter Berry

I took off one afternoon to explore a small town here in Texas near my home in Houston. It was refreshing to see the older buildings and to imagine their history and all the... Read more ...

Merry Christmas - Barbara Pask

Merry Christmas - Barbara Pask

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The Public Square and Gardens at Hudson Yards / Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape...

The Public Square and Gardens at Hudson Yards / Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects

© Barrett Doherty Architects: Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects Location: New York, United States Area: 182109.0 m2 Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Barrett Doherty Read more ...

Lifting House / AToT - Arquitectos Todo Terreno

Lifting House / AToT - Arquitectos Todo Terreno

© Joaquin Portela Architects: AToT - Arquitectos Todo Terreno Location: Tigre, Buenos Aires, Argentina Area: 947 ft2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Joaquin Portela Read more ...

Shape House / Wolf Architects

Shape House / Wolf Architects

© Taras Wolf Architects: Wolf Architects Location: United States Area: 450.0 m2 Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Taras Wolf Read more ...

BOGO SALE-Mixed Media Abstract Painting “Mars in My Mind” by Santa Fe...

BOGO SALE-Mixed Media Abstract Painting “Mars in My Mind” by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

Welcome to week two of the much anticipated 8th Annual Six Weeks of Giving BOGO Event! Every year for a limited time I make my paintings available for an incredible deal. You... Read more ...

Unité(s) Experimental Housing / Sophie Delhay architecture

Unité(s) Experimental Housing / Sophie Delhay architecture

© Bertrand Verney Photographe Architects: Sophie Delhay architecture Location: 49 Avenue de Stalingrad, 21000 Dijon, France Area: 2800.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs... Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract Collage Painting, "Madeline Island Demo 1" by Carol...

Mixed Media Abstract Collage Painting, "Madeline Island Demo 1" by Carol Nelson Fine Art

"Madeline Island Demo 1" , 12x9 inches, by Carol Nelson I love purple and red. Throw in some shiny gold metallics and I'm in heaven. 12"x9"x1.5" Mixed Media on Panel/Available $360 Read more ...

Impressionist Floral Painting, Still Life Fine Art Oil Painting

Impressionist Floral Painting, Still Life Fine Art Oil Painting

Enjoy the fascinating beauty of these vibrant flowers all years long with a still life painting. Bold knife work and deep luscious red colors help capture the uniqueness of... Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract Collage Painting, "Madeline Island Demo 1" © Carol...

Mixed Media Abstract Collage Painting, "Madeline Island Demo 1" © Carol Nelson Fine Art

"Madeline Island Demo 1" , 12x9 inches, by Carol Nelso I love purple and red. Throw in some shiny gold metallics and I'm in heaven. 12"x9"x1.5" Mixed Media on Panel/Available $360 Read more ...