Category Archives: Abstract Art

A Taste of Art

Here is another of my abstract acrylics created in response to a prompt in a recent issue of Artist magazine. On a side note, I love this magazine. If you don’t already subscribe, I highly recommend it. The prompt was

A Taste of Art

Here is another of my abstract acrylics created in response to a prompt in a recent issue of Artist magazine. On a side note, I love this magazine. If you don’t already subscribe, I highly recommend it. The prompt was

By Any Other Name…

William Shakespeare said it, and we’ve all heard it. In fact, we’ve all probably said it a time or two in our lives: “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” It’s true, of course. A rose is

By Any Other Name…

William Shakespeare said it, and we’ve all heard it. In fact, we’ve all probably said it a time or two in our lives: “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” It’s true, of course. A rose is

Heart and Soul

Over the summer I’ve been doing a few abstract paintings in acrylics. Since I don’t ordinarily do abstract art and since acrylics and I don’t get along well, this may seem like a strange thing for me to do. I

Heart and Soul

Over the summer I’ve been doing a few abstract paintings in acrylics. Since I don’t ordinarily do abstract art and since acrylics and I don’t get along well, this may seem like a strange thing for me to do. I

The Light of Day

I love rainy mornings. For me, it’s a perfect time for drawing and painting. I listen to the sound of the rain coming down, I relax, and I enjoy my art. Unless I’m using acrylics. Yes, I’ve said it before,

The Light of Day

I love rainy mornings. For me, it’s a perfect time for drawing and painting. I listen to the sound of the rain coming down, I relax, and I enjoy my art. Unless I’m using acrylics. Yes, I’ve said it before,

Playing with Paint

Acrylics and I just don’t get along. When I first tried acrylics, I was excited, but that excitement quickly faded. I loved the colors, and I especially loved that acrylic paints were fairly inexpensive, and I loved the easy clean-up.

Playing with Paint

Acrylics and I just don’t get along. When I first tried acrylics, I was excited, but that excitement quickly faded. I loved the colors, and I especially loved that acrylic paints were fairly inexpensive, and I loved the easy clean-up.

But, It Doesn’t Look Like a Bird

It was about midnight when I suddenly woke up and realized that I hadn’t done anything for the monthly celebration of our feathery friends, so I stumbled out of bed, grabbed a warm robe, and headed to my little art room, still half asleep.

But, It Doesn’t Look Like a Bird

It was about midnight when I suddenly woke up and realized that I hadn’t done anything for the monthly celebration of our feathery friends, so I stumbled out of bed, grabbed a warm robe, and headed to my little art room, still half asleep.

Something Old

After a busy, busy day, there isn’t time enough for me to do a painting today, so I’m grabbing one I did earlier in the month. It’s the result of using up a bit of left-over watercolor after finishing another

Something Old

After a busy, busy day, there isn’t time enough for me to do a painting today, so I’m grabbing one I did earlier in the month. It’s the result of using up a bit of left-over watercolor after finishing another