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Acrylic painting with my daughter, rats, dog, and cats.

Always a zoo.  Painting with Wendy is like Dr.Dolttle on steroids.  You never know what varmit she will have accompanying her while she paints. She has 2 pet rats, Mishku & Cinnamon and her sisters dog, Brody intrigued by them. 

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Banana nut! 

Interpretative painting done for my sister as requested for her kitchen.  I like the way the banana turned out but I need to practice on walnuts.  

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I’m my worse critic

I’m a bit tired of cobalt blue & yellow ocher.  I think it is time to be bold and add some colors to my palette.  I’m going to try out a lesson first.  It is on paint basket and it … Continue reading

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I have to say this ones finished.

After changing this painting 4 or 5 times the paint is getting thicker & drying time is slow.  I’m going to have to call this one finished.    I’m ready to move on to a different painting project.  This is … Continue reading

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Rodeo Art competition in Houston

  My granddaughter who is in the 4th grade placed 1st place in her division again!  I’m one proud grandmom. This is the second time she has placed first in this competition.  Her pencil color drawing is fabulous!  She calls it … Continue reading

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French Food Festival  

Les Artiste de Bayou art guild held there annual art show at the festival this past weekend.  The grandchildren were visiting from Texas so we all entered paintings to support the guild.  There were many talented artist.  Much to my … Continue reading

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    Beach scene?

i have the beach…. I need to add the people, I’m a bit stuck on what, where & how.  I’m going to take a break step back & think.   

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Art Guild workshop today

I now have another unfinished painting.  Our workshop today was about how the great masters placed there objects in there painting to display emotion.  Today we did a simple placement using one object & light.  This is supposed to be … Continue reading

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1906 post cards

 I found some 1906 postcards yesterday!  I thought these cards were beautiful!  Along with the script writing & the beautiful paintings on them I see why they were saved for over 100 years! 

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Dog painting finished

My daughter has a rescue dog named Broady.  He is a quirky smart gentle giant.  My daughter took a picture of him wearing her glasses.  I really loved this picture so I decided to paint him.  I used Richelson oils … Continue reading

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