I’m taking an intermediate watercolour painting class. Here are my paintings. Advertisements
I’ve dabbled in watercolour paintings in the past but never really stuck with it. You can see my other work here. Now I’m going to dedicate some time to really learning and practicing. Here is what we did Week Two Week 3 Week 4
When Justine was three years old a salesperson brought a brochure into the school I was working in. I fell in love with this print for two reasons. One was that my mother had just bought Justine a pair of red baby janes shoes, just like the little girl in the painting has. Two is… Read More Justine’s Red Shoes
When I was growing up I was the furthest thing from an artist that you could imagine. Sure, I could stay in the lines while colouring but I couldn’t draw a straight line. I had no interest in art. I was a sociable girl and playing with my friends was my favourite thing to do.… Read More Who Knew I’d Be An Artist?
I’ve been getting a few book jackets done on Fivver. It’s a great, inexpensive way of having professionals do work for $5. Usually it costs a little more but I’ve had 2 book covers done for $8 each. It has allowed me to get opinions from people and it’s helped me figure out what I… Read More Would You Help Me Choose My Book Cover?
I recently came across an old photo of my girls with umbrellas, rubber boots and raincoats on the driveway of our previous house. I’m so happy I captured the moment on camera because it seemed the perfect one to paint. Here is the Photo: Here is my painting: I will look for a frame for… Read More Singin’ In The Rain
I wrote about a fun experience I had this week called Paint Nite. You can read about that here. Now I’m on their mailing list and received a list of upcoming events. I’m signing up for another one in May. I want to paint this one for my grandson’s room. My grandsons’s name is Oliver and… Read More Paint Night-part #2
Last night a few of my friends and I went to Boston Pizza and participated in a fun art evening. Paint Nite is a franchise and its becoming quite popular. You can go to the website, chose a painting you like, register and the artist shows you step by step how to paint the art… Read More Paint Night
We had a nautical themed bathroom for several years. The walls were white and we had blue accents. We are painting it a taupe colour. The shower curtain is on the toilet seat. I will post when we are all finished. The after is in this post.
Anyone who knows me well is aware that I’m a klutz. I broke so many coffee pots when I first got married that we began collecting them just in case I broke another one. I bang my legs and elbows on anything I walk by. I’m just clumsy. I’ve never been involved in any sports.… Read More Bob and me