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"Queensgate Gardens" IN THE RAIN

"QUEENSGATE GARDENS" IN THE RAIN

Here are some real urban sketchers IN THE RAIN some with umbrellas and blankets too.Gail Roadhouse full time artist and USktc gailsgiftsandgallery.com

"Hanford Bus" at the REACH

"HANFORD BUS" AT THE REACH

USktc met at THE REACH Richand WA some of us sketched out side the museum and some went in side to sketch. I think I pick the Fall...

 
 
 
"Concrete Bridge Pasco WA"

"CONCRETE BRIDGE PASCO WA"

Todays sketch-out was so beautiful near the banks of the Columbia River in Pasco WA. Fall is a the most beautiful time to visit Washington. Gail...

Concrete Bridge

CONCRETE BRIDGE

Thanks to Patty Gardner for finding this location for us to draw from last Wednesday morning. It is a personal residence situated along...

 
 
 
Loose Loose Watercolor

LOOSE LOOSE WATERCOLOR

Very very loose watercolor sketch. I had fun with color this morning. No pencil, just a brush and lots of water. United Pentecostal...

Lewiston/Clarkston Draw Bridge

LEWISTON/CLARKSTON DRAW BRIDGE

On a recent overnight stay in Clarkston, I had some time do some sketching. It wasn't easy finding a good spot from which to "draw"...

 
 
 
Asotin County Courthouse - Asotin, WA

ASOTIN COUNTY COURTHOUSE - ASOTIN, WA

One block off the main road through the tiny village of Asotin, WA., stand this courthouse, constructed in 1907, if the sign pertains...

SeaTac Airport: Killin' Time

SEATAC AIRPORT: KILLIN' TIME

Long layovers and waits used to drive me crazy because it seemed all one could do was sit and wait, go for long walks down the concourse,...

 
 
 
Red Mountain, B.C. a Skiers Dream in the Kootenai's

RED MOUNTAIN, B.C. A SKIERS DREAM IN THE KOOTENAI'S

A Throw Back, without a single high speed lift, Red Mountain, British Columbia is a world class ski/border high performance training...

Cannon Beach Storm Watch Tapestry Babes

CANNON BEACH STORM WATCH TAPESTRY BABES

Busy Tapestry Weaving during this weekend's storms and except for me, watching the cloudless sunset together. Women from Kansas, South...

 
 
 
In Esfahan streets

IN ESFAHAN STREETS

One of my favorite activities when I am walking in the streets, or when I am staying somewhere in the streets, is looking silently...

Mon Petit Cheri

MON PETIT CHERI

Returning to Mon Petit Cheri. I decided to push for a more complete sketch that encapsulated how I feel about the place. This Central...

 
 
 
Houses of Seattle's Maple Leaf neighborhood

HOUSES OF SEATTLE'S MAPLE LEAF NEIGHBORHOOD

Maple Leaf is one of many older neighborhoods in Seattle. Unlike Queen Anne, Capitol Hill or other areas where you can still find grand,...

IN A FEW STROKES: A LIGHT BLUE SPOT

On the circular path from the hermitage to the village, a puddle of stones painted blue on the farmland stand out as unusual, in the...

 
 
 
In August we began a slow journey from Galicia, though Castilla y León, to Vitoria Gasteiz, in the Basque Country

IN AUGUST WE BEGAN A SLOW JOURNEY FROM GALICIA, THOUGH CASTILLA Y LEÓN, TO VITORIA GASTEIZ, IN THE BASQUE COUNTRY

My husband and I have been traveling together for over 20 years now, mostly in Latin America and the Iberian Peninsula. It's a little...

LISBON HOUSE

 
 
 
Architecture Wonders in Delhi and Agra

ARCHITECTURE WONDERS IN DELHI AND AGRA

Recently, I made my first trip to India, with our local architect's institute. "Incredible India" was just as their travel tagline...

PATCHY 2000.12.14 - 2018.09.19

PATCHY 2000.12.14 - 2018.09.19

Patchy is a french bull and had been with us since 2000 which make him 18 years old this year. Sometimes ago , he had many health issue...

 
 
 
Malta's Mediterranean fusion

MALTA'S MEDITERRANEAN FUSION

At the beginning of the summer I was lucky enough to be able to travel to Malta, a small European country that although close to me...

In a few strokes: The Magic Dragon

IN A FEW STROKES: THE MAGIC DRAGON

Is it the tail of the Magic Dragon? The capricious posture of this trunk gladdens the imagination of the idle walker, who can not avoid...

 
 
 



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 ...

Available for auction on Daily Paintings.The Lone Tree, 8"x 10"

Available for auction on Daily Paintings.The Lone Tree, 8"x 10"

This plein air is available at a buy it now price of $550, or starting bid at $200 at Daily Paintworks... 8"x 10" oil on canvas wood panel Read more ...

Abstract Painting Workshop with Carolyn Riegelman in Denton Texas by Nancy...

Abstract Painting Workshop with Carolyn Riegelman in Denton Texas by Nancy Standlee Texas Artist

In early October I took a 3 day workshop with Carolyn Riegelman in Denton, Texas and I will post all the ones I did in that time. The first one below is a painting that already... Read more ...

Landscape Exploration 30

Landscape Exploration 30

I have been exploring and painting landscapes/trees a lot, more or less abstract. I have worked without reference, going with my instinct. I will use photos for references and... Read more ...

Flower Exploration 32

Flower Exploration 32

This is one of my favorite paintings in my "Flower Exploration" series. It is simple, but full of details. I especially like the "wallpaper" background, it really worked well. Read more ...

Youthful glow

Youthful glow

6" x 8"oil on linen panel Sold I'm back and hopefully will be posting on a consistent basis throughout the summer. I had a lot of fun with the background on this one. I wanted... Read more ...

GORGE ARTIST OPEN STUDIO TOUR 2018

GORGE ARTIST OPEN STUDIO TOUR 2018

Please join me for the 12th annual Gorge Artist Open Studio tour April 20-22. I am stop 25 on this years map. We are excited to welcome 15 artists who are new to the tour... Read more ...

Improv from Life

Improv from Life

Study for The Traveller, 12 x 9 inches, oil on linen A couple of months ago, we had a long pose session where we had a clothed model take a seated pose in my studio. He was a... Read more ...

Central Park Winter Night

Central Park Winter Night

Central Park Winter Night 9X12 FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS About This Painting:Most of my paintings come framed and ready to hang.Thank you for taking the time to view my work.Media... Read more ...

New Arrivals From Jennifer Williams

New Arrivals From Jennifer Williams

Wild Legacies Jennifer Williams Mixed Media 37x23 $1800 Mountains Wait Jennifer Williams Mixed Media 37x23 $1800  Read more ...

Lawson Wood - part 2

Lawson Wood - part 2

Lawson Wood was born on 23 August 1878 in Highgate, London, the son of landscape artist Pinhorn Wood, and the grandson of architectural artist L.J. Wood. He studied at the... Read more ...