Author Archives: cindihandy

New Painting

Here’s my latest watercolor painting, entitled Cherry Plum Blossom. It’s based on a photograph I took, this past spring, of our Cherry Plum tree. The buds start pink then turn into white blossoms. (The tree is now covered with plums!) … Continue reading

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Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors

The 41st Annual Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors opens tonight at the View, in Old Forge, NY. This amazing show highlights watercolors artists from around the country. My painting Market Joy was accepted into the show and will be … Continue reading

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Women in Watercolor Award

I am incredibly thrilled to announce that my painting, Market Joy, was awarded an honorable mention in the Women in Watercolor International Juried Competition! This year’s competition had 1615 entries from 56 countries. 220 paintings were accepted in the 2022 … Continue reading

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New painting

“A painting is never finished. It simply stops in interesting places.” – Paul Gardner This is true about my latest watercolor painting, entitled Dragonfly. I decided to let the background remain purple, instead of adding additional layers as I originally … Continue reading

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Green Mountain Watercolor Show

The 10th Annual Green Mountain Watercolor Show opens this weekend in Vermont. My paintings Sacramento Street and Windows on the World were juried into the show, along with Moose River, as part of their Small Works Show. The show will … Continue reading

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LARAC Art Show

Art opening tomorrow night (Friday, May 27th) at the LARAC Gallery in Glens Falls, NY, from 5-7pm. The LARAC will be hosting its annual members’ show featuring 110 local artists of various mediums. My watercolor painting, Canton Bazaar, will be … Continue reading

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Expressions 2022

I’m very pleased to announce that Cole’s Woods and Sheltered Cove have been juried into the Expressions 2022 art show. The opening will be on Saturday, May 7, 5-7 pm, and the show runs through June 11th. The exhibition is … Continue reading

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New painting

Here is my latest watercolor painting entitled “Captured.” This painting is inspired by a photograph I took, capturing an image of my daughter taking a photo of a spider web. I enjoy the triple word play of “captured” for myself, … Continue reading

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Moose River

I think many artists would agree that watercolor is one of the most challenging mediums to use. Trying to correct any mistakes in watercolor is extremely difficult, if not impossible. I took a lovely photo of Moose River over the … Continue reading

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New painting

I’ve just completed a new, little (8.5″ x 11″) watercolor painting, entitled Milkweed. After the last couple paintings, it was fun to do something much smaller.

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