Written on Nov, 30, 2016 by in
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I felt inspired last week to capture the feeling of Mondays in a simple line illustration that had a cartoon type feel. I thought it would be cute to depict a woman sitting at a desk amidst piles of papers and tasks. I named this piece “Case of the Mondays.”  In this time-lapse video I show my process of creating a …

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Written on Nov, 17, 2016 by in , , ,
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After returning home from the Ernich painting class (which I write about here), I became inspired to create a small whimsical series of oil paintings. Driving along Pacific Coast Highway on Sunday afternoon, I passed the new commercial section of Huntington Beach called Pacific City. Red and yellow kites floated weightlessly against a beautiful azure blue sky. Reminded of Dandelion Wine and The …

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Written on Nov, 14, 2016 by in , ,
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Over the weekend I participated in a 3-day Flemish oil painting class, “Tools for Poetry” taught by Paul Van Ernich. He travels to California once a year to teach this course at the San Clemente Art Supply Studio. I love the class and learned so much from him over the weekend. He truly is a master of the 17th-century classical painting …

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Written on Nov, 08, 2016 by in
Written on Nov, 07, 2016 by in , , ,
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If you’d like to take a look at this painting on my etsy you can find it here. The original painting is available in my shop. I decided to create this time-lapse video of my creative process for the Arc de Triomphe, French inspired watercolor painting. My November goals all involve expanding my Youtube channel and offering more of a …

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