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Expectations fulfilled…

It took a while, and there were some detours along the way, but I’m quite happy with the outcome of this painting. I had mentioned my high expectations, not knowing for sure if they could be fulfilled. One variable was … Continue reading

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More news from River Art

These are the other two watercolors that I entered in the River Art competition. As I mentioned in my last post, the third one, “DesPlaines River” was the winner in the watercolor category. I just received notification that it will … Continue reading

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We’ve got a winner (finally)!

A while back I mentioned I had entered the  “Ex Arte Equinus” competition sponsored by Art Horse Magazine. Didn’t win anything in that one, although if I read their notice right, it looks like works that were accepted into the … Continue reading

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I think we’re done–once again

I don’t know how long I can keep on being so pleased with results. Every time I do a painting, I think it’s the best one I’ve ever done–until I do the next one! I’m not trying to brag here, … Continue reading

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Life is good

Today was “presentation day” at the Fox Valley Saddle Association horse show. My client came to pick up her painting, and simply l-o-v-e-d it. Which of course made me very, very happy too. She had told a neighbor she was … Continue reading

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A First

Spent another weekend tending my booth at the Fox Valley Saddle Association, this time a hunter/jumper show. I really like this place–the people who run it are nice, the competitors are nice, and so are their friends and parents. Today … Continue reading

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Ginger’s First Pass

I would have posted the ink drawing, but in Ginger’s case there just wasn’t enough ink to actually get any kind of idea about how the drawing was turning out. So I waited till I got one coat of color … Continue reading

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