Just a quick little post to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. It is, of course, an American holiday that isn’t … More
I saved one Inktober prompt for today. It’s the gift prompt. When that prompt appeared, I spent a morning making Halloween silhouette … More
Once again I’m interrupting the daily Inktober drawings — not to share any big announcements, but to give others the opportunity … More
I’ve been reading about Gothic art — not the historical sort, but the more modern-day concept that many artists have embraced. I’ll … More
It might seem a little early for some folks, but I love Halloween, and this weekend my husband is getting … More
I’ve probably shared this site before, but I wanted to take a moment to share it again because it has … More
Una Paloma Blanca means a white dove, and maybe you’ve seen doves gliding through the sky. Most likely you’ve heard George … More
You might think that the painting you’re looking at was drawn by one of our grandchildren. You would be wrong. … More
I do want to thank everyone for the friendship and encouragement I’ve received since I began “Artistcoveries” in 2016, and I hope to reach a point where I can resume my art studies this spring.
I’ve always enjoyed reading artists’ mission statements, and I’ve often wished I could put together a clear, concise, definitive statement of who I am as an artist. Of course, at this stage, it’s not possible. I’m still exploring, still learning, and still growing.
Granny got out her Grumbacher watercolors, her Sakura “Koi” watercolor set, lots of paintbrushes, and big sheets of watercolor paper.
May this holiday season be filled with love and joy!
I have a feeling there will probably be lots of partridges flying around today, as well as many more sitting contentedly in their pear trees, and I hope you’ll let Poor Mr. Partridge join the flock.
Have a Happy Draw-a-Bird-in-August Day! Even though I’m taking a summer break, this little penguin didn’t want to miss out … More
On a recent visit to my husband’s family in Osceola, Missouri, I caught sight of a brilliant flash of color. … More
This wasn’t the post I originally had scheduled for today, but when I woke up this morning and saw these … More
You may not know it, but today is a very special day. It’s Draw-a-Bird Day, and although it’s not an … More
I had fun this morning making a little April Fool’s Day greeting…at least until my husband asked, “Why would you … More