Monday, April 23, 2018

Final call for Dahlia Watercolor Workshop at Fernwood


This is the final call for my Dahlia watercolor workshop at Fernwood Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in Niles, Michigan.  We still have a couple more openings.  The workshop is next week, May 3, 4, & 5.  It's a great chance to paint with fellow watercolor artists and enjoy the acres of magical gardens at Fernwood.  You have the option of bringing a sack lunch or joining other artists for lunch in the Fernwood Cafe.

For more information, click here.
Or if you have any questions, you can email me directly at RosebudStudios@att.net.



Sunday, April 15, 2018

Tulips in Vase


"Tulips in Vase"
7.5" x 10.5"
Watercolor on Paper

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




Sunday, April 8, 2018

Watercolors by the Members...

Wanted to share with you some of the magnificent watercolors created by members of my For the Love of Watercolor Forum!

They are very talented and I am so proud of them.
♥♥♥


Friday, March 23, 2018

A few spots remain for my Floral Watercolor Workshop...

May is fast approaching and we still have a few openings for my 3-Day Floral Watercolor Workshop.  See the information below to sign up.

_______Three Day Floral Workshop_______


Announcing my Floral Watercolor Workshop of 2018

2018 Floral Workshop:
"Bright Red Dahlia"
May 3, 4, 5, 2018

Thursday, Friday & Saturday

9:00 - 4:00 EST

Fernwood Botanical Gardens & Nature Center
Niles, Michigan
$300



All information for the workshop will be sent by email, including reservation confirmation, supply list and how to stretch paper.  Closer to the start of the workshop you'll receive the reference photos & pencil drawing so you will be ready to start painting watercolor the first day.   Please make sure I have your current email address.  Send it to RosebudStudios@att.net.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Summer Rose and Special Offer


This watercolor painting "Summer Sunshine Rose" will be the next 2 part video on my For the Love of Watercolor forum.    Click here for more information.


Thursday, February 22, 2018

New videos available...


Hi Everyone!

I've added some new videos that are available to purchase.
These are all Instructional HD videos  for  painting Watercolor Realism.

Just click on the "videos" tab above,
or Click HERE for more information.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

SJVWS Show and Workshops


I'm pleased to announce that my watercolor,

"Still Life with Grapevine"
39" x 27"
Watercolor on Paper

has won first place at the St. Joe Valley Watercolor Society's show at the Fernwood Botanical Garden.  If you are in the area, stop by the show.  It runs through March 25th.  

Fernwood Botanical Gardens
13988 Range Line Road, Niles, MI 49120

Fernwood is where I'll be hosting my May Floral Workshop:


"Bright Red Dahlia"
May 3, 4, 5, 2018
Click here for more information.

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In April, the St. Joe Valley Watercolor Society will be hosting my workshop:


"Strawberry Plant in Clay Pot"
April 21, 2018
Click here for more information.




Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Waterlily, New Watercolor & New Video


"Waterlily"
7" x  6.5"
Watercolor on Paper

This is a new watercolor and new video on the forum.

Click here if you're interested in the watercolor.

Click here is you'd like to join the 
For the Love of Watercolor Forum
and learn how to paint this beautiful Waterlily in Watercolor!



Friday, January 19, 2018

Announcing my 2nd Workshop of 2018, Bright Red Dahlia


2018 Floral Workshop:

"Bright Red Dahlia"
May 3, 4, 5, 2018

Thursday, Friday & Saturday

9:00 - 4:00 EST

Location:
Fernwood Botanial Gardens
Niles, Michigan

For more information and to sign up,
click HERE.  Attendance is limited, so early sign up is encouraged.


Monday, January 15, 2018

New Year, New Watercolors, New Videos!


Above are some of the newest  videos on my forum,

If you are interested in purchasing these watercolors
go to my blog:


Sunday, January 7, 2018

2018 Watercolor Workshop

Announcing my first Watercolor Workshop of 2018

"Strawberry Plant in Clay Pot"
This workshop is being held at the South Bend Museum of Art and is being offered in conjunction with the St. Joe Valley Watercolor Society.   We will be painting  "Strawberry Plant in Clay Pot", shown above.  

Click on the Workshops tab above for more information,
or click on this link:

Learn how to paint beautiful, colorful backgrounds that accent your subjects.

The play of cool and warm while painting leaves.

Painting a very realistic, succulent Strawberry.

A jam-packed day of watercolor painting with a wonderful group of fellow artists.  Join us.



Friday, December 22, 2017

Holidays!

I’ll be on holiday till January 3. Wishing everyone a joyous holiday season!



Monday, December 18, 2017

Golden Girls


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



Friday, December 15, 2017

Yellow Days


"Yellow Days"
9" x 7"
Watercolor on Paper

SOLD

Also remember that the  Holiday Pricing and Free Shipping on my Original Paintings will be ending soon.    We still have time to get the paintings to you before Christmas.   Click here to go to my "Gift of Watercolor Gallery".




Monday, November 27, 2017

For the Love of Watercolor

 95 Videos to learn every aspect of Watercolor. Join Us!

Go to the forum home page to sign up:

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Gardening Still Life, New Watercolor & New 3 Part Video on the Forum


"Gardening Still Life"
13.25" x 10"
Watercolor on Paper

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

The making of this watercolor was filmed for my
It's in three parts, shown below.

Join of and have access to 94 instructional watercolor videos!
Join us by clicking here.

Part ONE:  Background,  Cloth
Part TWO: Seed  Packet, Clothespin, Sunflower
Part THREE:  Basket, Trowel, Raffia

Monday, October 16, 2017

Yellow Irises


“Yellow Irises”
11” x 19”
Watercolor on Paper

Click here for purchase information.

This is the finished Watercolor painting that we painted in my workshop a couple of weeks ago at Fernwood.  I love Irises, and these were such a joy to paint.  Hope you like them!



Monday, October 9, 2017

Acorns

Acorns, instructional Watercolor video

For the Love of Watercolor

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Last Call for Iris Workshop Sign Up


Last call to sign up for my 3 day watercolor workshop painting these Irises.  It will be at the gorgeous Fernwood Botanical Gardens in Niles, Michigan.  Click here for more information and to sign up::


Monday, September 11, 2017

Mandavilla, New Watercolor & New Video on the Forum!


"Mandavilla"
6" x 9"
Watercolor on Paper

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

This is also a brand new video on the
On this video there is extensive information on doing the dark backgrounds with the sunspots.  Along with having fun with shadows!