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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

Flowers of the dune- Concetta Flore

FLOWERS OF THE DUNE- CONCETTA FLORE

I was spending a few days of deserved sea-side relax on the Tyrrenean coast of Tuscany, but sun-bathing is ok just for a while. When...

 
 
 
Marsh - Lin Frye

MARSH - LIN FRYE

Though I now live at the beach, my favorite place is on the 'backside' - the gold and emerald Marsh... Lin Frye, North Carolina

Lathyrus - Angela Maria Russo

LATHYRUS - ANGELA MARIA RUSSO

A new page for my nature-sketchbook, I continue to paint the flowers I meet.An opportunity , this time, to try my new Japanese maxi-godet...

 
 
 
OYSTER SHELLS

OYSTER SHELLS

Living by the coast of north Brittany is wonderful, especially as we can enjoy the local speciality, oysters. The tides in this part...

Sunrise - Oak Island, NC - Lin Frye

SUNRISE - OAK ISLAND, NC - LIN FRYE

Journal - Spend a fabulous week with my friends from Raleigh at a beach front house on Oak Island. We painted, walked, ate, did puzzles,...

 
 
 
Tufted Duck Embroidery: Painting with Floss

TUFTED DUCK EMBROIDERY: PAINTING WITH FLOSS

It all started with observing a Tufted duck couple in our nearby duck pond. Their cute shape combined with studying Celtic interlace...

Fountain and Pond at Riverwalk Park - Lin Frye

FOUNTAIN AND POND AT RIVERWALK PARK - LIN FRYE

Journal - Sketched yesterday at Riverwalk Park, Belleville, NC with Cape Fear Sketchers Lin Frye, North Carolina

 
 
 
Greenfield Park

GREENFIELD PARK

Journal - Greenfield Park, Wilmington, NC - Sat sketching the lake from the shaded pergola - even noticed the eyes of an alligator...

Loggerhead Turtle - Lin Frye

LOGGERHEAD TURTLE - LIN FRYE

Journal - Loggerhead 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 ...

Sogoojae / DIDI studio

Sogoojae / DIDI studio

© Kwangsik Jung Architects: DIDI studio Location: Namyangju, South Korea Lead Architect: Hwi Roh Team: Nari Kang, Gangkuk Lee, Hyungsuk Jung Architect Of Record: Sungchul Kim... Read more ...

REX to Design Brown University's New $31.6 Million Performing Arts Center

REX to Design Brown University's New $31.6 Million Performing Arts Center

Perry and Marty Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Brown University / Diller Scofidio + Renfro The New York City-based architecture firm REX will be designing the new... Read more ...

Marker Drawings 38

Marker Drawings 38

Sketchbook Drawings Sharpie markers, Magnum, king size, fine point, ultra fine point, 2017-18sketchbook 6" x 8" More marker sketches.498,499,500,501 Read more ...

Marker Drawings 31 - LAAF Ephemera

Marker Drawings 31 - LAAF Ephemera

Sharpie markers, magnum, kingsize, fine point, ultra fine point, 2016 cup 4¼" high LAAF fan 8" x 8" LAAF pamphlet 4¼" x 11" envelopes 3½" x 6½" I'm a little behind in posting... Read more ...

Abstract Female Nude Painting,Palette Knife Figure "Lady" by Texas Artist...

Abstract Female Nude Painting,Palette Knife Figure "Lady" by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

Oil Painting/SOLD-Commissions welcome. Read more ...

Hong Leong City Center / Aedas

Hong Leong City Center / Aedas

Courtesy of Aedas Architects: Aedas Location: Hong Leong City Center, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China Lead Architects: Dr Andy We, Keith Griffiths Area: 0.0 m2 Project Year... Read more ...

Landscape Painting, Abstract Landscape,Contemporary Art,Acrylic “Silent...

Landscape Painting, Abstract Landscape,Contemporary Art,Acrylic “Silent Venture” by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

"One must find solace in a quiet mind, for it is in this calmness we hear the whispers." Joan Fullerton FRESH OFF THE EASEL... 40"x30"x2" Acrylic on Canvas/sold Visit to Read more ...

Forensic Architecture and Heatherwick Among Winners of the Beazley Designs...

Forensic Architecture and Heatherwick Among Winners of the Beazley Designs of the Year 2018

Via Design Museum Forensic Architecture has been crowned overall winner of the Beazley Designs of the Year 2018, with their exhibition “Counter Investigations.” The firm has... Read more ...

"Glad To See You"

"Glad To See You"

"Glad To See You", 8x8" oil on cradled 2" gesso board, $135At the J. Petter Gallery(269)857-2230 I was so "Glad To See" so many friendly faces at the Petter Gallery this past... Read more ...

By the light of the moon by Margaret Aycock oil on 16x20 canvas

By the light of the moon by Margaret Aycock oil on 16x20 canvas

L this was fun! I have always loved the night paintings at the Gilcrease Museum just down the road from my house. Last summer on a visit to the country to a friend's house, we... Read more ...