Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Ruby Throated Hummingbird with Trumpet Vine

Ruby Throated Hummingbird with Trumpet Vine
12 x 8
Watercolor and Gouache on Canson watercolor paper

Friday, August 21, 2015

Day 3 on my easel, Ruby throated hummingbird & Trumpet Vine

Day 3 on my easel
Ruby Throated Hummingbird & Trumpet Vine
12 x 8
Gouache & watercolor on Canson watercolor paper
Worked on detail of bird and flower while keeping the motion.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

On my easel - creating motion with paint

Here's my attempt of painting a hummingbird in motion. I used brush strokes to exaggerate the motion without overpowering the image. Now is time to add some detail  to the bird & the Trumpet Vine without getting to stiff and motionless.

Monday, August 10, 2015

On my easel

Civil War Captain wearing a slouch hat
7 x 10
Gouache & watercolor on Strathmore 140# watercolor paper.

Monday, August 3, 2015

Note Cards available

Note cards:

Pack of 6 cards & matching envelopes (enclosed in a clear plastic case) the inside of the 
The inside of the cards have been left blank for personal messages.

Folded card size - 4 1/4 x 5 1/2

Envelope size - 4 3/8 x 5 3/4  (A-2)

Cost $12.00 including shipping