Author Archives: Erin

About Erin

I am a watercolor and embroidery artist who loves going to art exhibits and meeting other artists.

Vacation in the Shenandoah Valley

This week Duane and I took a break to explore the Shenandoah Valley in Virginia.  Although the weather was overcast for most of the trip, we did get a good view from Mary’s Rock on our first foray onto Skyline … Continue reading

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Christmas Art and a New Italian Inspired Recipe

This past week I finished cleaning up the below Christmas picture in Photoshop.  I’ve been thinking of getting cards and prints of it for my Etsy shop.  The shop has been empty for a while now because I wanted to … Continue reading

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Three Peppers

I spent this week working on a new project for Christmas, which I’ll make a post of next Sunday.  In the meantime, here is another veggie painting:

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Cabbage – The Beginning of Autumn

  Although I am not a huge fan of cabbage dishes, I have always liked the plant for its own beauty.  There are so many interesting colors in cabbage and many varieties are not represented at the grocery store.  But … Continue reading

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3 Radishes

  This is my latest veggie painting.  For this illustration, I wanted to paint with complimentary colors, which is why I chose radishes as the subject.  

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Weekend project – Trash to Treasure

Saturday morning while flipping through the Merchandiser and sipping coffee, I saw an ad for a yard sale on the other side of town offering beads and art supplies, so I decided to check it out.  The weather was gorgeous … Continue reading

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Fresh Asparagus – Finished painting and pencil sketch

           

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