January 4th, I was still on the "colored pencils" train. I wasn't ready to face my long-neglected studio, and so I took the easy way out and drew a floral still life. This is one of those "ho-hum" paintings.
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Sunday, January 3, 2021
Years ago, I saw a chubby green mermaid Christmas ornament, and I bought it immediately. Each year, when I see it on our Christmas tree, I smile. I love it. It is my favorite ornament that I've bought for myself. Of course the ornaments my children and grandchildren have made for me are at the top of my list of favorites. However, as far as commercial ornaments go, my little chubby green mermaid is the bomb.
Here is my finished drawing - I like it. Of course I see all that's wrong with it - but still, it's my chubby green mermaid - and that's all that matters. :-)
Day 3 #stradaeasel, January 3, 2021
Each year Strada Easels has a January challenge. Artists are invited to paint each day in January, post their work on Facebook or Instagram, use the Strada hashtag, and at the end of the month, the company will randomly select 5 names from the names of all the artists that completed each of the 31 days. Those five artists will receive a complete Strada Easel system. Artists from all over the world participate which makes the odds of winning very minute. However, someone has to win! :-)
Here are my first efforts:
Day 1 - January 1, 2021, #stradaeasel, #marycarolart
I'm happy to say that my painting, "Bear Creek Road Reflections" was chosen to be in the 2021 NOAPS (National Oil and Acrylic ...
Each year Strada Easels has a January challenge. Artists are invited to paint each day in January, post their work on Facebook or Instagram...
January 4th, I was still on the "colored pencils" train. I wasn't ready to face my long-neglected studio, and so I took the e...
In my recent readings, I came across an article that discussed the need for an artist to have "an artist's statement." The au...