Wednesday, February 14, 2018

SJVWS Show and Workshops


I'm pleased to announce that my watercolor,

"Still Life with Grapevine"
39" x 27"
Watercolor on Paper

has won first place at the St. Joe Valley Watercolor Society's show at the Fernwood Botanical Garden.  If you are in the area, stop by the show.  It runs through March 25th.  

Fernwood Botanical Gardens
13988 Range Line Road, Niles, MI 49120

Fernwood is where I'll be hosting my May Floral Workshop:


"Bright Red Dahlia"
May 3, 4, 5, 2018
Click here for more information.

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In April, the St. Joe Valley Watercolor Society will be hosting my workshop:


"Strawberry Plant in Clay Pot"
April 21, 2018
Click here for more information.




Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Waterlily, New Watercolor & New Video


"Waterlily"
7" x  6.5"
Watercolor on Paper

This is a new watercolor and new video on the forum.

Click here if you're interested in the watercolor.

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For the Love of Watercolor Forum
and learn how to paint this beautiful Waterlily in Watercolor!



Friday, January 19, 2018

Announcing my 2nd Workshop of 2018, Bright Red Dahlia


2018 Floral Workshop:

"Bright Red Dahlia"
May 3, 4, 5, 2018

Thursday, Friday & Saturday

9:00 - 4:00 EST

Location:
Fernwood Botanial Gardens
Niles, Michigan

For more information and to sign up,
click HERE.  Attendance is limited, so early sign up is encouraged.


Monday, January 15, 2018

New Year, New Watercolors, New Videos!


Above are some of the newest  videos on my forum,

If you are interested in purchasing these watercolors
go to my blog:


Sunday, January 7, 2018

2018 Watercolor Workshop

Announcing my first Watercolor Workshop of 2018

"Strawberry Plant in Clay Pot"
This workshop is being held at the South Bend Museum of Art and is being offered in conjunction with the St. Joe Valley Watercolor Society.   We will be painting  "Strawberry Plant in Clay Pot", shown above.  

Click on the Workshops tab above for more information,
or click on this link:

Learn how to paint beautiful, colorful backgrounds that accent your subjects.

The play of cool and warm while painting leaves.

Painting a very realistic, succulent Strawberry.

A jam-packed day of watercolor painting with a wonderful group of fellow artists.  Join us.



Friday, December 22, 2017

Holidays!

I’ll be on holiday till January 3. Wishing everyone a joyous holiday season!



Monday, December 18, 2017

Golden Girls


"Golden Girls"
16" x 28"
Watercolor on Paper, Framed



Friday, December 15, 2017

Yellow Days


"Yellow Days"
9" x 7"
Watercolor on Paper

SOLD

Also remember that the  Holiday Pricing and Free Shipping on my Original Paintings will be ending soon.    We still have time to get the paintings to you before Christmas.   Click here to go to my "Gift of Watercolor Gallery".




Monday, November 27, 2017

For the Love of Watercolor

 95 Videos to learn every aspect of Watercolor. Join Us!

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Thursday, November 2, 2017

Gardening Still Life, New Watercolor & New 3 Part Video on the Forum


"Gardening Still Life"
13.25" x 10"
Watercolor on Paper

Click here if you're interested in purchasing this watercolor.

The making of this watercolor was filmed for my
It's in three parts, shown below.

Join of and have access to 94 instructional watercolor videos!
Join us by clicking here.

Part ONE:  Background,  Cloth
Part TWO: Seed  Packet, Clothespin, Sunflower
Part THREE:  Basket, Trowel, Raffia

Monday, October 16, 2017

Yellow Irises


“Yellow Irises”
11” x 19”
Watercolor on Paper

Click here for purchase information.

This is the finished Watercolor painting that we painted in my workshop a couple of weeks ago at Fernwood.  I love Irises, and these were such a joy to paint.  Hope you like them!



Monday, October 9, 2017

Acorns

Acorns, instructional Watercolor video

For the Love of Watercolor

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Last Call for Iris Workshop Sign Up


Last call to sign up for my 3 day watercolor workshop painting these Irises.  It will be at the gorgeous Fernwood Botanical Gardens in Niles, Michigan.  Click here for more information and to sign up::


Monday, September 11, 2017

Mandavilla, New Watercolor & New Video on the Forum!


"Mandavilla"
6" x 9"
Watercolor on Paper

Click here if you're interested in purchasing this watercolor.

This is also a brand new video on the
On this video there is extensive information on doing the dark backgrounds with the sunspots.  Along with having fun with shadows!





Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Only 3 spots left...


Only 3 spots left on my Iris Watercolor Workshop, "Golden Girls".
October 5, 6, 7
Fernwood Botanical Gardens
Niles, Michigan

Join Us.
Click here for more information.




Sunday, September 3, 2017

Yellow Oriental Lily


"Yellow Oriental Lily"
6" x 6"
Watercolor on Paper
Shipped Matted & Shrinkwrapped

Click here for purchase information.

I am doing the 30 in 30 Challenge, hosted by Leslie Saeta.
Enjoy!

Join my forum for 90 videos on painting in watercolor:
For the Love of Watercolor


Saturday, September 2, 2017

Waterlily

"Waterlily"
7" x 5"
Watercolor on Paper
Shipped Matted & Shrinkwrapped

SOLD

Join my forum for 90 videos on painting in watercolor:
For the Love of Watercolor


Friday, September 1, 2017

She Sells Sea Shells by the Sea Shore


"She Sells Sea Shells by the Sea Shore"
11" x 6"
Watercolor on Paper
Shipped Matted / Shrinkwrapped

$75
Click here to purchase

Want a video on how I painted this?
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Monday, August 21, 2017

Eclipse 2017


"Eclipse 2017"
9" x 6"
Watercolor on Paper

SOLD

In honor of today's great event.


Thursday, August 10, 2017

Almost 90 videos on the forum...join us!

 Below are the latest videos on the For the Love of Watercolor forum.  These are instruction for beginners showing every step of the the watercolor process in "real time".  The forum is a great place to learn everything you've wanted to know about painting watercolor, from basics to advanced.  Along with a great place to share your work and get input from our very talented members.

Join us for as low as $12.50 per month, to have access to almost 90 videos!

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"Gladiola Study"
"Seashell Study"


90 Videos to choose from!