Category Archives: watercolor

The bluebonnet quilt– process over product

Back to the art blog after a few months of keeping a health blog–phew. It looks like we are in a quiet patch now, and I am out of harm’s way. The bluebonnet quilt which my mom and I have … Continue reading

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Studio Tour done for me for 2017 but one more day for the Second Weekend

Hi Art Fans, blog readers, and followers, Here are some pix of my studio all cleaned up and still looking that way after my one weekend of the Chatham Studio Tour. As in previous years, I do not get back in the … Continue reading

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The ramp-up to the December Studio Tour begins! : the ArtsCenter show

The season of Studio Tours is ON. Orange County is having their last day of Open Studio Tour today. Then it’s just under a month until Chatham County artists fling open their studio doors to the public. To start marking … Continue reading

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My Work in People’s Houses–a collection of pet portraits

A former neighbor contacted me this summer about doing a surprise pet portrait for his wife. I don’t do that many portrait commissions these days, but this was a young couple who we’d known for several years and through several … Continue reading

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This Saturday–Reception at the Museum of Natural Sciences–for me!

My exhibit of watercolor and acrylic paintings of deer, (beautiful, graceful, beloved and maddening, garden munchers that they are) is on the walls this month of the Nature Art Gallery, upstairs in the Gift Shop of the Museum of Natural … Continue reading

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