Sunday, September 30, 2018

HUMMINGBIRD #2 ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING

LAVENDER/BLUE HUMMINGBIRD original watercolor is 6 inches square on Arches 140 lb paper.

"Our power is our ability
to decide."
Buckminster Fuller

Saturday, September 22, 2018

A VIEW OF THE MOUNTAINS WATERCOLOR PAINTING

 A VIEW OF THE MOUNTAINS watercolor painting is 10 x 14 inches.  This is from a photo provided for us at the workshop by Vladimer Yeliseyev the artist I mentioned in the last post (see the video also).    We did a sketch in class but I worked on this at home.   

Let me tell you the secret that has led to my goal: My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
-- Louis Pasteur

BOATS WATERCOLOR PAINTING

BOATS watercolor painting is 10 X 14 inches on Arches 140 lb rough paper.   I recently did a workshop with Vladimer Yeliseyev, a Russian painter.   This is one of the paintings I started and finished this week.   Tomorrow I will post the one I worked on at home.  
Here's a video you might enjoy showing his work.


Monday, September 10, 2018

STAMPEDE ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR HORSE PAINTING

STAMPEDE original watercolor painting is 8 x 10 inches and is available on  EBAY.

Some of us think holding on makes us strong;
 but sometimes it is letting go. 

Sunday, September 9, 2018

SUNDOWN ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING

SUNDOWN original watercolor painting is 9 x 12 inches on Arches 140 lb paper.

To watch a sunset is to connect with the Divine.
Gina De Gorna

Thursday, September 6, 2018

MACAW PARROT ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING

MACAW PARROT  original watercolor painting is 8 x 10 inches on Arches 140 lb paper.

It's not only fine feathers
that make a fine bird.
Aesop

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

RAINBOW BETTA FISH ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING

RAINBOW BETTA FISH original watercolor painting is 8 x 10 inches on Arches 140 lb paper.

Great minds have purposes
others have wishes.
Washington Irving

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

TIGER CAT #2 ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING

TIGER CAT ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING is 8 x 10 inches on Arches 140 lb paper.

God made the cat to give
man the pleasure of stroking a tiger.
John Gardner

Monday, September 3, 2018

WHITE POPPY ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING

WHITE POPPY ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR is 8 x 10 inches on Arches 140 lb paper.

Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.
-- Horace

 

Sunday, September 2, 2018

LIGHT LAVENDER WATER LILY ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING

LIGHT LAVENDER WATER LILY original watercolor painting is 8 x 10 inches on Arches 140 lb paper.  It is available on Ebay.

Opportunity is missed by most because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
-- Thomas Alva Edison
 

Saturday, September 1, 2018

RED BETTA FISH ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTING







RED BETTA FISH original watercolor painting is 8 x 10 inches on Arches 140 lb rough paper.   Available on Ebay


 Growth itself contains the germ of happiness.
-- Pearl S. Buck