Fluted Blue Vase – watercolors

Just a simple play in watercolors.  Experimenting. Testing how the lovely blues mix and merge together. An ‘easy’ day. A fun day.  A Sunday.     Watercolor Vase in  Blues Nothing fancy, but a form clothed in blue.       Art Materials Used: Paper – Fabriano 100% cotton, Cold Press   Watercolors – PrussianContinue reading “Fluted Blue Vase – watercolors”

Falling….Wet in Wet Watercolors

Watercolor Fun! Wet in Wet is a playful and exciting watercolor technique to use when mixing colors.  It sure beats the boring color wheel approach.       Wet into Wet Watercolor Wet in wet,  its fun and exciting.  Its not boring. Its a great way to build your skills and Master color!    Continue reading “Falling….Wet in Wet Watercolors”

Love: we don’t need another gadget

The most enduring possession we have or could ask for: Love We don’t need another gadget.  Another cup. Another ‘thing.’ What most of us seriously – really need. Is Love.     Love Love is, compassion. And mercy and empathy. I often heard my father say to us, “Until you walk a mile in theirContinue reading “Love: we don’t need another gadget”

Wednesday: Watercolor in Greens

Glorious Greens. Wet flowing watercolors.  Olive and Lime greens,  running off the paper. Blue-green drips down and splashes, making its own path. Its own mark.   Wild Watercolor Greens Allowed to run with abandon upon a dampened receptive, willing, surface.  They can be so exciting.  And they can be so terribly frustrating. There’s such pleasureContinue reading “Wednesday: Watercolor in Greens”

Ink Falls…. Upon a Page

#Inktober simply can not pass by without my Taking time to allow,  Ink to Fall upon a page       Ink Sticks I thought some of you may be as intrigued with the different types of inks available as I am. So I’ve included this from Wiki.   From Wikipedia:  “There are many typesContinue reading “Ink Falls…. Upon a Page”

Blue Monday

Blue watercolor mountain. But no Mt. Everest! Gorgeous Blue paints – Cobalt teal blue, Cerulean, Prussian blue. Trifecta. Perfect for blue Monday. I’m not feeling down, but am feeling like ‘blue’ today.     Semi Abstract in Blue This contemporary style, large full sheet watercolor is what I’d label “semi abstract landscape.”   Its notContinue reading “Blue Monday”