Thursday, May 25, 2017

30% off Forum

30% off a years membership, ends Tuesday, May 30.


This price works out to $8.75 per month.

Just go to the home page, For the Love of Watercolor, and click on the button offering the 30% off sale in the left hand column.  I will send you an email shortly after that letting you know what your new expiration date will be.  Thanks everyone!



$105
For the Love of Watercolor
One Year, Non Renewable Membership

 

 This rate is for new members wishing to sign up and it may also be used for existing members wishing to extend their membership.  Thank you for making my forum such a success for three years!  I so enjoy teaching everyone everything I know about watercolors! Hugs!


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Friday, April 21, 2017

Spring Magnolia, New Watercolor & New Video on the Forum


"Spring Magnolia"
6" x 7.25"
Watercolor on Paper

Click here if you're interested in purchasing the watercolor.
Click here if you'd like to join the For the Love of Watercolor Forum.

This is my 83rd video on the forum, all designed to help you become a better watercolor artist.  Some, like this one are specifically for beginners.





Saturday, April 15, 2017

2017 Watercolor Workshop Opportunity

This is the reference photo we will be using in my 3 day watercolor workshop in May.
The painting will be 17" x 12.5"
There are still a couple of spots left for you to join us.
Here are the details:
When:
May 18, 19, 20, 2017
Thursday, Friday & Saturday
9:00 - 4:00 EST

Where:
13988  Range Line Road, Niles, Michigan 49120
Your participation in the workshop will allow you full access to the magical gardens of Fernwood.

Email me if you have any questions:
There is also more information on my blog:
Join us.


Monday, April 3, 2017

Watercolor USA & Orchard Friends


"Orchard Friends"
18.5" x 15"
Watercolor on Paper

Well, this great year has just got even better!!  I just found out that "Orchard Friends" has been accepted into the 56th Annual Watercolor USA National Exhibition.  I am feeling honored to have a watercolor entered into this distinguished show.  A special thank you to the juror, Laurin McCracken for choosing my work.


Saturday, March 25, 2017

Yellow & Purple Striped Iris


"Yellow & Purple Striped Iris"
6" x 9"
Watercolor on Paper

SOLD



Friday, March 17, 2017

Still Life with Lily Bouquet


"Still Life with Lily Bouquet"
19" x 27"
Watercolor on Paper

My latest watercolor that I've been working on for awhile.  I love working with a limited palette.  I will be doing a 3 day workshop in May, which will detail working with glass in a still life.
Click here for more information.


Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Soft Lavender Iris


"Soft Lavender Iris"
6" x 9"
Watercolor on Paper

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Saturday, March 11, 2017

Ball Jar with Daffodils, New Watercolor & New Instructional Video


"Ball Jar with Daffodils"
6.5" x 8.5"
Watercolor on Paper

If you're interested in purchasing the painting, click here.

Something special for Spring...
This is a new 2-part video on my forum,
For the Love of Watercolor, click here.
Join us!

Part ONE, 1.25 hours

Part TWO, 1.75 hours

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

One last acrylic...Red Apple Blossoms




"Red Apple Blossoms"
6" x 6"
Acrylic on Board - Framed

$300



Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Cherries and Crystal




A special offering of one of my Acrylic paintings that I dabble in from time to time.
This one is framed.

"Cherries and Crystal"
6" x 6"
Acrylic on Board - Framed

$400



Friday, February 24, 2017

New watercolor, New video!


"Two Tulips"
6" x 4.5"
Watercolor on Paper

This is a brand new watercolor that I created during the filming of the latest video on

Click here if you're interested in purchasing the painting.

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Sunday, February 19, 2017

TWSA and the Golden Girls


"Golden Girls"
16" x 28"
Watercolor on Paper

I am delighted to announce that my watercolor "Golden Girls" was accepted into the Transparent Watercolor Society of America's 41st Annual Exhibition.  And...since this is my third acceptance into their prestigious show, I will be receiving my TWSA letters, signature status.  This is so exciting for me.  A special thank you to the jurors Jean Pederson and Bruce Handford for including me in this exhibition.  For over 700 entries, only 80 were chosen.

I feel so very honored...
so very blessed...


Opportunities to paint with me:

May 18-20 at Fernwood Botanical Garden

Over 76 videos to learn from




Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Valentine Cupcake


"Valentine Cupcake"
6" x 7.75"
Watercolor on Paper

This is one of the sweetest watercolors I've done.  Both literally and figuratively.  It was a blast to do with all of the different textures and shapes.  Soft icing, shiny lollipop, candy heart, cupcake and liner!  This video covers it all, including the background.  It is available on the For the Love of Watercolor forum.  Click here for more information on joining my forum, and painting with us.  Prices start at $12.50 per month.

Click here if you're interested in purchasing the watercolor.



Saturday, January 7, 2017

Facebook Challenge

We'll start off the New Year with some larger watercolors I've done.  I was nominated by Yvonne de Visser to take the Facebook Challenge.  Thank you Yvonne!  That's posting 7 paintings in 7 days.  You can see them on my Facebook page, but here are the first three days.

 Day ONE:
"Still Life with Oranges"
34" x 22"
Watercolor on Paper

 Day TWO:
"Still Life with Ball Jars"
30" x 18"
Watercolor on Paper

Day THREE:
"Still Life with Muffin Tins"
32" x 18"
Watercolor on Paper





Friday, December 23, 2016

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year


Merry Christmas
&
Happy New Year

Hope your holiday season is filled with love!


Sunday, December 18, 2016

Chain, New Watercolor & New Video on the Forum


"Chain"
7" x 9"
Watercolor on Paper

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This was requested by the members of my For the Love of Watercolor Forum.  A great video in painting rusty metal and weathered wood.  The prices for my forum will increase in 2017, so "lock in" your membership now!  75 instructional videos on painting in watercolor.  Join us and take your watercolors to the next level!





Tuesday, December 13, 2016

FREE video to download....


Here is one of the videos on my forum, "White Lily in Vase".  It was a huge hit with the members, as it covers many of the essential elements of a still life.  Flower, glass vase, dark background & reflections. I thought this would give you some insight about what to expect from my forum when you join, For the Love of Watercolor.  Here is a link to the video: White Lily in Vase Video  (You'll need to download the video, by clicking download in the upper right hand corner, to be able to view the whole thing.  The whole video is 1-1/2 hours.)
When you sign up for the forum, you are also given: the drawing, the reference photo & the photo of the finished watercolor. Here is a link to the reference materials for you, should you decide to paint this one:  White Lily in Vase Reference Materials
Consider joining us and learn new watercolor techniques in 2017.  Take your watercolors to the next level!  There are 75 videos to choose from.


Join Us Today!





Sunday, December 11, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Orchard Friends


"Orchard Friends"
18.5" x 15"
Watercolor on Paper

This is the latest painting I've finished.  I'm working on a series of larger watercolors....and as everyone knows, I love the challenge of working larger in watercolor.  To view more of my watercolors, visit my


Tuesday, December 6, 2016