Tag Archives: watercolor

Lake Placid Center for the Arts Show

My watercolor painting, Dragonfly, was accepted into the Lake Placid Center for the Arts Juried Show (17 Algonquin Drive, Lake Placid, NY). The opening is tomorrow night, September 15th, from 5-7 pm. The show will be on display until November … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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