New collage techniques and new paints inspired me to paint “Dream Angel”. She is the first piece created on my new online class with artist Jodi Ohl. Painting is my passion, but with Jodi I’ve been trying out some brand new drawing pencils too! “Dream Angel” 8″x 8″ mixed media on gallery wrapped canvas and I amContinue reading ““Dream Angel””
Bartering…as old as the Agora of Athens a little wine shop in New Bern Last week when my husband and I were celebrating our fortieth wedding anniversary (he went fishing and I painted the town during the day, maybe that’s the secret of our 40?) I started painting a quaint little wine shop in New Bern. Continue reading “Tuesday’s Treasure Chest….a boy angel, French Kisses and bartering”
A little art lesson……….. Sharing a brief angel painting art lesson with my friends and followers. It will show you how I start my painting and the progression of the painting from start to finished piece (I will try not to bore you). 1. First step is to find a photo that inspires you, IContinue reading “Tuesday’s Treasure Chest……turning 40 and a little angel art lesson”
I could use some help giving this lil boy angel a name, any ideas? This particular angel was inspired by one of my Facebook friend’s photos. oil on 5″x 7″ gessoboard
Here’s a sneak peek of latest angel. I will have all my new angel paintings in my 2012 Christmas angel series featured at Smellie Bloomers Christmas Open House Sunday, November 11, 2012. I will be on site painting, mark your calendar!
Another new angel in my 2012 Christmas angel series. This angel painting and her sister angels will be featured at Smellie Bloomers’Christmas Open House on Sunday, November 11th. This loving angel includes painted text: “Love is how you earn your wings.” Thanks Joy for suggesting this quote, I think it fits this angel perfectly.
What fun I’ve had painting angels this month, and I’m surely not finished. More angels coming soon, I promise. Thought I would mix it up a bit with something else that’s sweet (and no calories) , cupcakes! A dear friend of mine gave me this beautiful tea mat and yummy apple tea……….oh what a peaceful moment sharedContinue reading “Tuesday’s Treasure Chest…….cupcake, angel and tea”
Congratulations to Joy Warren who submitted this angel quote, “Love is how you earn your wings”. Thanks Joy for sharing this with me, you win an angel print from one of my angel oil paintings. My angel paintings will go on sale at Smellie Bloomers in Elizabethtown during their Christmas Open House in November! ThanksContinue reading “and another angel print winner……….”
Congratulations to Carol Smith who submitted this beautiful angel quote……“Angels are the guardians of hope and wonder, the keepers of magic and dreams.” I will incorporate this quote into one of my angel oil paintings. Carol, you win one of my angel prints! Thanks to everyone for posting your favorite angel quotes, I loved allContinue reading “another angel print winner………..”
Congratulations to Karen Pope for sharing a sweet angel quote that I used in my new Christmas angel series, oh, and there will be more winners–yippee! There are still a few more days (deadline is September 18th) to enter your best angel quote………just keep it short and sweet please, like Karen’s…”Friends are angels following youContinue reading “announcing an angel print winner………..”