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White Out Poetry

So, this is what I’m into right now at this very moment in time… White Out Poetry. Totally inspired by Lynn Whipple, creative adventurer extraordinaire and teacher of  WordPlay Painting. Take this workshop… it will expand your world! I want to dash … Continue reading

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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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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 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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New Year

Happy New Year, fellow creatives!  I love new years… love new beginnings… love goal setting and planning out the next year of life! Though, I must admit, I have been slow in starting this new year. I think my brain is still in restful, take … Continue reading

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