Monthly Archives: February 2015

Day 5 of the 5 Day Art Challenge

Art Challenge day 5…”these days”…. a.k.a. – what I’m working on these days. I’m into many art things these days. I like many mediums and tend to work back and forth between them. I love to draw and doodle with all manner … Continue reading

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Day 4… Part 2… of the 5 Day Art Challenge

Art Challenge Day 4 – Part 2… More Gouache! I have to share one more day of my paint love… GOUACHE!!! My years at the New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts are obviously meaningful to me ’cause I can’t stop talking … Continue reading

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Day 4 of the 5 Day Art Challenge

Art Challenge Day 4… The classical academy years part 3… gouache! This is when I fell in love with gouache! Out of my four years at the academy, three were spent learning gouache techniques through various classes. Gouache is opaque watercolor. … Continue reading

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Happy Day O Love!

Sending y’all love today… Thanks for being a part of my artsy community!!! Happy Love! Rachel

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Day 3 of the 5 Day Art Challenge

Day 3… The classical academy years part 2… watercolor… that I sometimes wish I could wash away! Watercolor… I love it and I hate it! To me it’s one of the hardest mediums to master. I took beginning, experimental, and landscape watercolor painting at … Continue reading

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Day 2 of the 5 Day Art Challenge

Art Challenge Day 2… the Classical art academy years part 1. After I graduated high school I didn’t go to college. I got a job. I never felt like I was college material. Art I could do. Even English and … Continue reading

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Day 1 of the 5 Day Art Challenge

My friend Shannon Newlin challenged me to the 5 Day Art Challenge on Facebook. All one must do is post their art for 5 days in a row on Facebook and each day nominate a friend to do the same. Fun! … Continue reading

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