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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...

Sketching Deep Inside a Prehistoric Cave; Lascaux Art Study

SKETCHING DEEP INSIDE A PREHISTORIC CAVE; LASCAUX ART STUDY

The two bison of Lascaux are eye-catching cave paintings made about 17,000 years ago. I liked them because they are testosterone filled...

 
 
 
Colour Wash

COLOUR WASH

I just overheard this dialogue. 'Are you ready, my dearest sweetheart?''Yes, beloved one. Although I am a bit apprehensive for losing...

Journal - Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Richmond, VA - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - LEWIS GINTER BOTANICAL GARDEN, RICHMOND, VA - LIN FRYE

Journal...a quick sketch of Joe Pye Weed overlooking the pond in the Asian Garden at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens..Richmond VA

 
 
 
Parco della Mandria, Venaria Reale, Turin, Italy

PARCO DELLA MANDRIA, VENARIA REALE, TURIN, ITALY

A week end in a historic park , funded by the former Royal family for raising cattle and horses , and as a hunting ground. The first...

Journal - Greenfield Park, Wilmington, NC - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - GREENFIELD PARK, WILMINGTON, NC - LIN FRYE

Journal - Cape Fear Sketchers - Greenfield Park - Despite rain in Southport, wind, sun, clouds in Wilmington, a fine group of sketchers...

 
 
 
William Morris Inspired Botanical Drawing

WILLIAM MORRIS INSPIRED BOTANICAL DRAWING

Weaving plant branches and being inspired by William Morris I have been working on the successor of ‘ Praising Plants ‘, ‘ Ode to All...

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

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

My neighbor's Glads are quickly fading I thought I would try to capture them using a splash and splatter approach ...

 
 
 
Journal - Airlie Gardens - Artichokes - Lin Frye - North Carolina

JOURNAL - AIRLIE GARDENS - ARTICHOKES - LIN FRYE - NORTH CAROLINA

Journal - My sketch from Airlie Gardens - One of the giant artichokes ..

Journal - Daylilies - Splash and Splatter - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - DAYLILIES - SPLASH AND SPLATTER - LIN FRYE

Journal - Along the roadsides, in many gardens, the humble daylily is brightening all the greens with its bright orange. Love the cheerfulness...

 
 
 
EYE TO EYE WITH GANNETS

EYE TO EYE WITH GANNETS

We've just returned from a cruise to visit the cities of the Baltic and on our first day at sea I was privileged to witness a flock...

Pitcher Plants and Orchids - Lin Frye - North Carolina

PITCHER PLANTS AND ORCHIDS - LIN FRYE - NORTH CAROLINA

Journal - A few of us met again at the Stanley Render Carnivorous Plant Garden. The day was overcast with rain threatening - but gratefully,...

 
 
 
Journal - Brunswick Botanical Garden - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - BRUNSWICK BOTANICAL GARDEN - LIN FRYE

Journal - Spent a delightful morning at Brunswick Botanical Gardens - shade, a cool breeze, persimmons ripening, bees buzzing, sunshine...

Journal - Cinnamon Basil - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - CINNAMON BASIL - LIN FRYE

Journal - The cinnamon basil in my garden has sprung flowers and seeds... pretty and oh so tasty! I painted this last month - (NOT...

 
 
 
Expressing Nature and Shapeshifting

EXPRESSING NATURE AND SHAPESHIFTING

There is a level of subtly in expressing shape-shifting in Celtic art that continues to fascinate me. We see the best shape-shifting...

Journal - Hydrangea - Lin Frye

JOURNAL - HYDRANGEA - LIN FRYE

Journal - Hydrangea - When we moved here last year, my hydrangea was barely living - kept it watered, and THIS year - full bloom! Lin...

 
 
 
The Elements of Life

THE ELEMENTS OF LIFE

What do you think are the elements of life? In classical thought, the four elements earth, water, air, and fire as proposed by Empedocles....

Sunflowers - Splash and Splatter - Lin Frye

SUNFLOWERS - SPLASH AND SPLATTER - LIN FRYE

Journal- Sunflowers Splash and Splatter - I started this weeks ago, but felt it 'needed something' more to be finished... I think it's...

 
 
 



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 ...

9/13/19

9/13/19

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Encaustic Abstract Art, Mixed Media, Contemporary Painting, "DIEM" by Texas...

Encaustic Abstract Art, Mixed Media, Contemporary Painting, "DIEM" by Texas Contemporary Artist Sharon Whisnand

14"x11"x1.5" Encaustic on Cradled Board/Framed-Available $324 Read more ...

Contemporary Mixed Media Landscape Art Painting,“RECALLING SPRING” by...

Contemporary Mixed Media Landscape Art Painting,“RECALLING SPRING” by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

11"x11" Mixed Media on Paper/Available $150 Read more ...

Small Paintings, Colorful Contemporary Landscape Painting,Trees, Water Daily...

Small Paintings, Colorful Contemporary Landscape Painting,Trees, Water Daily Painter, “Place of Rest“ by Passionate Purposeful Painter Holly Hunter Berry

Sometimes just surrounded by green trees and a bit of water can be so refreshing! Inspired by a day of walking when I finally stopped to rest. Not a bad spot to relax!... Read more ...

Contemporary Art, Abstract Art Painting, Expressionism, Art for Sale, “A...

Contemporary Art, Abstract Art Painting, Expressionism, Art for Sale, “A Moment in Time II” by Abstract Artist Lela Kay

40"x30"x1.5" Oil on Canvas/Available This painting is also available as a dyptich with A Moment in Time I Read more ...

Waves and windsurfers

Waves and windsurfers

The windsurfing lesson oil on canvas - 30 x 30 cm painted on location - Aug 19 2019 € 225 Het woest golf - oil on canvas - 30 x 30 cm painted on location - Sept 6 2019 €... Read more ...

2086 Ruby Reflections

2086 Ruby Reflections

70 x 70 cm oil on canvas, available This is the largest still life I have ever painted and as a consequence I almost gave up on it! I have got some even larger canvases but I'm... Read more ...

Tsukimi Restaurant / Studio Tack

Tsukimi Restaurant / Studio Tack

© Read McKendree Architects: Studio Tack Location: 228 East 10th St, New York, NY 10003, United States Category: Renovation Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Read McKendree Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Art Painting “Northern Lights III” by...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Art Painting “Northern Lights III” by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

The colors glimmer and change depending on the direction that you view the painting from. 9"x11"x1.5" Acrylic on Panel Available Read more ...

Three Little Kittens

Three Little Kittens

Oil on 12" x 12" stretched canvas$250 Buy with PayPal Read more ...