Author Archives: cindihandy

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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North East Watercolor Society Show

The North East Watercolor Society is hosting its Annual Juried Exhibition 2022. 52 watercolor paintings will be on display at the Orange Hall Gallery (24 Grandview Avenue, Middletown, NY) from now until mid-March. (Please see gallery website for current hours … Continue reading

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Market Joy

Part 3 Working around the central flowers, I continue painting one small section at a time. The painting is starting to get more complicated with the cellophane and water droplets abstracting the image. I continue using resist to preserve the … Continue reading

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Market Joy

Part 2 Now I’m starting with the darks, by painting the purple leaves. I’m using a piece of clean paper to protect the areas already painted, so I don’t ruin it with my hand or drip on it accidentally. Next, … Continue reading

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Market Joy

Part 1 I have read that sunflowers are the happiest flower. I don’t know if that is true, but the day I saw these flowers, one morning during my grocery shopping, they bought me pure joy as I snapped photos … Continue reading

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Lake Placid Art Show

The Gallery at The Lake Placid Center for the Arts, in downtown Lake Placid, NY, is hosting its annual juried show. The exhibition is comprised of paintings and sculptures from local artists in upstate New York. My watercolor painting Canton … Continue reading

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Northeast Watercolor Show

The Northeast Watercolor Society is hosting its 45th Annual International Exhibition. This juried show includes watercolor artists from across the country and around the world. I’m thrilled to have my painting, Autumn Welcome, juried into the show. The exhibition runs … Continue reading

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New painting

After several months of not painting, I finally was able to sit down and paint a new watercolor. It is entitled “Cole’s Woods.” The painting is based on a photograph taken last winter while cross country skiing with friends in … Continue reading

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Adirondack Watercolor Show

There’s still time to go see the 40th Annual Adirondack National Exhibition of Watercolors. This juried watercolor show features amazing artists from around the United States. The show is on display August 7th – September 26th, at The View, 3273 … Continue reading

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Upstate Waters Art Show

The Sacandaga Valley Arts Network (SVAN) is hosting an art show, Upstate Waters. This exhibit showcases 2-dimensionsal artwork by regional artists, representing our greatest natural resource, water. I have two paintings, Golden Pool and Lefferts Pond, in the juried show. … Continue reading

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