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Floral Painting Workshop Was An Amazing Experience

Hi everyone, painting this one was the most fun I’ve had all three weeks here.  I got to think up my entire composition; the only guide lines were that it be white on white, at least two kinds of white … Continue reading

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Painting – Floral Painting Project – Poinsettias

The painting workshop project today was poinsettias.  It’s either a little late for Christmas or way early. It was fun to paint because these flowers are really just layers of leaves of a different color.  Looking at it this way … Continue reading

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Painting Workshop In Florida – Pansies Painted Today

Painting pansies is the biggest challenge I’ve faced in this workshop.  By the time I painted the third one, it started to feel comfortable to me. I do think that the composition would have been better had I overlapped the … Continue reading

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Painting – My First Rose Painting

Painting today was an exciting new adventure – I painted my first rose in the Florida workshop.  They will get better with more practice. The exercise was to practice the brush strokes on a poppy and then paint a rose.  … Continue reading

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Painting – Florida Workshop – Painting A Basket Of Flowers

Painting on Friday was a lot of fun.  Painting the basket was amazingly easy. I am really enjoying painting wet in wet.  The way the colors blend is always a bit of a surprise, for example; putting in the reflections … Continue reading

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Painting – Florida Workshop – Second Painting

This was the painting workshop project for today.  I think it is a big improvement over the one yesterday – what do you think? This was also worked all wet into wet with soft consistency oil paints.  Today, however, other … Continue reading

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Painting – Northern Lights

The Northern Lights painting was fun to paint.  It was one of the paintings done during my CRI Certification (teaching wet in wet oil painting). I started with a canvas covered with black gesso.  When the gesso was completely dry, … Continue reading

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Painting And More Painting

I just want to paint from the time I awaken in the morning until I fall asleep at night.  Do any of you share that feeling?  I have to make myself stop and make meals, do laundry, play with the … Continue reading

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Oil Painting Certification – Wet in Wet

My first order of business is to apologize for not posting paintings as promised.  When I started the course, I was told that no cameras, including phones, would be allowed in the course which prohibited me from keeping my promise.  … Continue reading

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Painting Course – Getting Certified to Teach

I am embarking on a new adventure this coming week and want  to share it with you. I am taking part in a three week workshop to obtain my certification to teach wet-in-wet oil painting.  This is something I have … Continue reading

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