Wednesday, September 10

Still Life - Beets


Beets painted in acrylics on strathmore illustration board.

Over all I am please with the way it turned out, however, I need to try harder to capture a more realistic green. My scanner tends to over saturate but the greens could use improvement.

Sunday, June 8

Pear

A watercolor study working on form and depth. Long way to go.

Thursday, April 17

Here comes Mr. Cotton Tail


A watercolor sketch just in time, Happy Easter.

Tuesday, April 15

Wait a minute Mr. Cotton Tail



Delayed and belated just like spring, I finally finished this illustration and needed to before could I move on to another project. I don't know what it will be but I hope to start moving sketch ideas into finished projects.

Monday, March 31

Hickory Nut


This is a hickory nut I collected this fall from one of our Shag Bark Hickory trees. I was intrigued that the shell opened just enough to reveal the nut. While most nuts fell to the ground, some remained inside unable to escaped the grasp its shell. It's like natures little rattle. (graphite on strathmore)

Monday, February 10

Happy Valentine's


It has been a while since I've posted, this time has allow my husband and I to move to a new area, get our youngest son situated back at college for his Jr. year, attend our oldest son's wedding - to a wonderful woman, enjoy the holiday's, attend our niece's wedding, and now finally I am feeling like getting back into what I enjoy the most . . . creating art.