Day 593 "Table Top" and impromptu drawing lessons

DAY 593 "TABLE TOP" AND IMPROMPTU DRAWING LESSONS

Last night we went to a family party celebration for my niece who graduated college last week. We saw family on both sides, and some...

Day 591 "Coaster Art" ink & watercolor 9 x 12

DAY 591 "COASTER ART" INK & WATERCOLOR 9 X 12

I recently ordered some blank coasters which I carry with me. Sometimes, in a restaurant, pub, etc, where a coaster might be used,...

 
 
 
Day 581 "Low Tide" watercolor and ink - gray day in Scituate Harbor

DAY 581 "LOW TIDE" WATERCOLOR AND INK - GRAY DAY IN SCITUATE HARBOR

The days have been gray for weeks... spring is slowly revealing itself, and will burst forth if and when the sun returns. Today I spent...

Day 577 "Back of the Room" pen and ink on sticky notes

DAY 577 "BACK OF THE ROOM" PEN AND INK ON STICKY NOTES

Once a month our students have a half day and we use the afternoon as Professional development time. It's amazing how tough it is to...

 
 
 
Daily Drawing 536 "Crosstalk" pen & ink

DAILY DRAWING 536 "CROSSTALK" PEN & INK

I love the motion and the hubbub of the city streets; buildings against the sky creating fascinating negative space while the overlapping...

Days 572 and 573 Dinner at a Pub - Coaster Art

DAYS 572 AND 573 DINNER AT A PUB - COASTER ART

It's nice to draw in a pub; lots of activity, people, interesting decor and interesting overlap of foreground to background, and often...

 
 
 
Day 560 and more - Patterns in Doodles

DAY 560 AND MORE - PATTERNS IN DOODLES

Sometimes I create my daily drawing at night, and am interested in exploring patterns, without intent. I will lay down an asymmetrical...

Day 552 "At the Grille" coaster art, ink & watercolor

DAY 552 "AT THE GRILLE" COASTER ART, INK & WATERCOLOR

Last night, we took our daughter and two friends to dinner in Boston at Woody's Grille & Tap. We love this nice little spot, good selection...

 
 
 
Day 546 "Sunday AM View" ink & watercolor

DAY 546 "SUNDAY AM VIEW" INK & WATERCOLOR

Sunday mornings, I usually sit in the same pew in church. New North Church in Hinhgam has the oldest pews in town. They are labeled...

Day 539 "Coaster Art - NY City Lunch" ink & watercolor

DAY 539 "COASTER ART - NY CITY LUNCH" INK & WATERCOLOR

Spent a wonderful weekend in New York with my daughter... no agenda beyond attending a Friday night live performance of the podcast...

 
 
 
Day 535 "Still Light with Compote a la Matisse" pen, ink, marker

DAY 535 "STILL LIGHT WITH COMPOTE A LA MATISSE" PEN, INK, MARKER

Tonight, I was looking through images online, as I often do... exploring, and saw a few of Matisse's paintings of fruit in still life....

Day 519 "End of Day" pastel on black ink

DAY 519 "END OF DAY" PASTEL ON BLACK INK

What an interesting weekend! Yesterday morning provided a sunny gleam on top of the few inches of snow we received Friday night. Then,...

 
 
 
Day 518 "Morning Light" watercolor 5 x 8 - a snowy spring day

DAY 518 "MORNING LIGHT" WATERCOLOR 5 X 8 - A SNOWY SPRING DAY

My husband likes to get to church early on Sunday morning to organize his thoughts, conduct book study, and get settled in before the...

Day 516 "Snow Day Brunch" ink & watercolor

DAY 516 "SNOW DAY BRUNCH" INK & WATERCOLOR

Today, Saturday, we were forecast 6-8 inches of "March comes in like a lion" starting in the early morning hours. I took a peek out...

 
 
 
Day 514 "Overpass" ink & pencils

DAY 514 "OVERPASS" INK & PENCILS

I love the angular perspective of over and underpasses along the highways. This is a shot along the lengthy ramp in Boston that snakes...

Day 510 "Waiting for Pizza" ink & pencils on newspaper

DAY 510 "WAITING FOR PIZZA" INK & PENCILS ON NEWSPAPER

This afternoon we stopped by our local wood-fired pizza shop , and waited for our order. I love these chances to draw and usually have...

 
 
 
Day 501 "Churros" - coaster art with ink and pencil

DAY 501 "CHURROS" - COASTER ART WITH INK AND PENCIL

My husband and I went to dinner at El Sarape on Valentine's Day. Very pleasant evening, and always great food. We finished the meal...

Day 505 "Washington Street" watercolor & ink

DAY 505 "WASHINGTON STREET" WATERCOLOR & INK

The city streets provide ever-shifting light and shadow patterns. I see them as caverns of light cascading down through the buildings....

 
 
 
Day 506 "Lunch at Buff's" watercolor & ink

DAY 506 "LUNCH AT BUFF'S" WATERCOLOR & INK

There's a small pub across the street from where my husband worked years ago. He was a frequent customer, at least weekly, maybe more...

Day 507 "Window Ledge" gouache

DAY 507 "WINDOW LEDGE" GOUACHE

I have been experimenting with gouache, opaque watercolor. It has an interesting matte texture, and I am learning to mix it as well...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Abstract Figurative Cityscape,Rainy Day Art Painting "Rainy Season" by Texas...

Abstract Figurative Cityscape,Rainy Day Art Painting "Rainy Season" by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

20"x20" Oil Painting /Sold- Purchase a Fine Art Print HERE Read more ...

Oesterbye Retreat House / N+P Architecture

Oesterbye Retreat House / N+P Architecture

Courtesy of N+P ARKITEKTUR Architects: N+P Architecture Location: Ødsted, Denmark Category: Houses Lead Architects: Lars Bo Poulsen, Jesper Korf and collaborator Ole... Read more ...

Riverchapel House / Robert Bourke Architects

Riverchapel House / Robert Bourke Architects

© Ste Murray Architects: Robert Bourke Architects Location: Riverchapel, Ireland Category: Extension Lead Architects: Robert Bourke Architects Collaborators: Area: 17.0... Read more ...

Sketching Away at Way Station Brew

Sketching Away at Way Station Brew

Today the Way Station is a relaxed coffee, tea, scone and other treats place with this striking coffee roaster. Read more ...

Contemporary Landscape, "Fields of Gold," by Amy Whitehouse

Contemporary Landscape, "Fields of Gold," by Amy Whitehouse

Oil, 18" x 24" $600 Read more ...

D9 House / Group A architects

D9 House / Group A architects

© Hiroyuki Oki Architects: Group A architects Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Category: Houses Lead Architects: Le Thanh Phong Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Hiroyuki Oki Read more ...

Western Art, Border Collie, Ranch, Fine Art Painting “Move!” by Colorado...

Western Art, Border Collie, Ranch, Fine Art Painting “Move!” by Colorado Artist Nancee Jean Busse, Painter of the American West

I love border collies, and I love to watch them move sheep! 20"x16" Acrylic on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Oil Landscape, "Fields of Gold," by Amy Whitehouse

Oil Landscape, "Fields of Gold," by Amy Whitehouse

Oil, 18" x 24" $600 Read more ...

Banksy Sets Up Amongst Venice Street Vendors to Share a New Multi-Panel Painting

Banksy Sets Up Amongst Venice Street Vendors to Share a New Multi-Panel Painting

Over the past month, the art world's attention has been focused on the Venice Biennale , one of the most notable international shows on the planet. Many artists who are not in... Read more ...

Contemporary Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting “The Tack...

Contemporary Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting “The Tack Shed” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

Saddles, bridles and horse treats are kept safe from the elements in the Tack Shed. Summer grazing pastures.are close by on the hillside beyond the trees. Sitting on the back... Read more ...