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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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Sea Creatures: Sea Anemone – Contracted

This colorful sea anemone is contracted to protect against enemies and to slow down metabolism.  

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Yellow Tropical Fish

Just finished this little guy today.  I’m starting to get the hang of the magnetic lasso tool in order to get a nice cut-away of my painting.    

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Raspberry Lemon Cupcake – Watercolor and Watercolor pencil

This past Christmas, I received a set of watercolor pencils, which I’ve started playing with recently.  I’ve found that I prefer applying these pencils after I’ve laid down layers of watercolor paint.  Building up these layers adds richness and texture … Continue reading

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