Monday, July 30, 2007

Thursday, July 19, 2007

Wednesday, July 18, 2007


I'm fnished this painting and contrary to how I thought I'd feel,
I'm disapointed in myself.


on the possitive side to this years of fun work lies ahead
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new painting-almost done

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Saturday, July 14, 2007

Mosaique Gallery

This is a photo i took today at the Mosaique I had buisiness to do ,I sold a work titled "Girl Talk" and had to bring more in
I wish I could simplify I can imagine the look,but i just can't get it
the painting below is one painted for a group showing called Shorelines hosted by the Heronbay Gallery(daves link)
I had difficulty finding the right subject ,so needless to say ,I'm happy to have it done.
Back to work I vacation is over now:)))
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Monday, July 09, 2007


My demo went well ,although i didn't really get a chance to paint much I spent a lot of time going around helping others with their paintings... Was fun , went for martini's afterwards had a great talk with the professor of the college Thanks a million Bill ,Joe and Dale :))))
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Thursday, July 05, 2007

Art demonstration to be given on Saturday at Mckenzie art college

The first photo posted is a picure taken by sonny the photographer This is to illustrate one of my points to be highlighted on how color can be more appreciated adjacent to the same color only a different temperature For instance next to green, crimson red is just red , but next to orangy red , a crimson red will get stronger

Like in a forest ,certain greens get more attention depending on what they are next to So Sonny's photo depics this perfectly

The next photo is of me and will be my project for the demo----I hope to paint this in 2hours on a 4 foot by 3 canvas with my new trowel technique I'm wishfull that things go ok ,but inspiration can be fickle

I did get a call today to say that I'd been accepted in the juried show ,my mom and i both :)

I wasn't certain about the piece so it was good news
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A Tad of Cobalt

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Monday, July 02, 2007

Claire's got chicken pocks

I've been too busy to paint since the kids have been home from school but i'll get back to it soon

the day after Claire's big Bday bash she broke out in spots ahhh poor Claire

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