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Artwork This Month At CHA

Published October 14, 2011 in Art , Blog , Watercolor - 0 Comments

This month, displayed in Christiana’s school office, is a water color giclee called “North America’s Boast”. Travelers to the U.S. marvel at our male cardinals. The photo that I painted from had a very blue sky. My teacher wouldn’t have me do a red bird, blue sky, so I did a variegated wash giving a feel […]

A Little More Art at Christiana Homeschool Academy

Published March 2, 2011 in Art , Blog - 0 Comments
deer in a forest watercolor painting

They say that March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb. So, in keeping with that theory, I have a winter and spring theme for the paintings displayed this month.  In the library is “Evening Visitors”. This was the third painting I did of a friend’s home in Unionville. They wanted […]

January/February Art Blog

Published January 25, 2011 in Art , Blog , Watercolor - 0 Comments

Last month I began hanging 2 pictures at CHA per month. In the office this month is the new Assateague painting which now has a name. “Sunrise at Assateague” contrasts “Assateague’s Wild Trio.” In the Wild Trio you have a stormy sky, wild birds, and charging ponies. In contrast, “Sunrise at Assateague” has two ponies […]

Assateague’s Wild Trio

Assateague’s Wild Trio- is my portrayal of some Assateague ponies galloping on their Island’s shore. Annette (a good friend of mine) and I loaded up her Suburban with three of her girls, five of mine and a few other precious strays for a mother and daughter camping adventure at the northern end of Assateague Island. […]

Delaplaine Art Center

Published January 7, 2010 in Art , Blog - 0 Comments
Brick building Delaplaine Art Center Frederick MD

Some of my artwork is displayed in the gallery of The Delaplaine Visual Arts Center in historic downtown Frederick, Maryland. The Delaplaine family has never missed a beat in serving the town of Frederick through encouraging, exhibiting, and enhancing the visual arts of Frederick city. Somehow its rustic brick structure planted by the painted bridge […]

2009 Barnstormers Update

Published July 1, 2009 in Art , Blog , Watercolor - 0 Comments

On June 20th, I participated again in the Barnstormers event. Forty-one artists showed in the rain to paint local historic barns. There was a tour of the 10 barns with docents at each barn to explain the history of the barn. Four artists were assigned to each barn. Katrina and I headed over to the […]