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How the painting was finished

When painting whiskers I try to start at the thickest part and with one confident stroke continue to the end. It usually is not effective to try to go back from part way down the whisker, so that is the … Continue reading

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Starting on the foreground and background

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Started a new painting in pastel

O.K. Long time between adding posts but here goes… to start this painting I thought about my topic,¬†sketched¬†a thumbnail and then used a light colored pastel to put the major lines down on a piece of pastel mat that is … Continue reading

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To a new year

Unrest a painting about the geological change on our island Art is done in watercolor Continue reading

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The First Place Painting!

Winning painting in pastel of my pet….Sunny Seal Continue reading

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Finished Watercolor Painting

This is a painting about an actual incident that happened when a female Monk Seal hauled out onto someone’s beach towel. The purple under painting helps the fur color happen. She is sleepy but not asleep yet. The tropical beach … Continue reading

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Wai ka Milo is a story that takes place in Hilo, Hawaii. An old woman caught a turtle, brought it to her home by the Wailuku River and turned it over until she could prepare it for eating. Later that … Continue reading

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Painting at the EHCC Spring Arts Show

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