Category: ball jar paintings

Mystery of the Ball Jar Caper

My work station changes often, depending on my mood, what project is pressing on the schedule, what I WANT to do, what kid happens to be sitting at my desk, etc.... this is one of my projects. An illustration (one of two) for a children's book project that I am collaborating with my bff on ...

R is for “Robot Ride ’em Cowboy!”

"Robot Ride 'em Cowboy!" watercolor on ampersand aquabord, 4 x 4" At some point I had to do a horse. Little did I know that one would walk into my house tonight in the shape of a LEGO horse! Oh yea. With a cowboy robot lego dude. The perfect combination for my "R" painting. I ...

L is for “Lego Enemies! *Diabolical Laughter Follows*”

"Lego Enemies!" Watercolor on Ampersand Aquabord, 5 x 7" Yes, this is what happened before the Penguin became trapped himself in the jar. He pissed off the wrong super hero. Notice he is all happy with himself but Batman is super cool and completely not worried about the situation as he drills a stare hole in ...

J is for “Jedi in a Jar”

"Jedi in a Jar" Watercolor on Ampersand Aquabord, 5 x 7" How could I NOT do a JEDI in a JAR, I mean... is this not a no brainer or WHAT?! The Yoda lego figure is so damn cute I can't stand it. I bought this whole Lego set just to have him. At the ...

I is for “Iron Man, feeling Dejected.”

"Iron Man in a Ball Jar" Detail Watercolor on Ampersand Aquabord (original is 12 x 16") I can imagine that even Iron Man, superest of heroes (is SUPEREST even a word?!) has a bad day. Like today. Pepper is giving him the cold shoulder. She is highly pissed as he somehow got them trapped inside ...

G is for “Good LORD, How’d Ya Get Under THERE?!”

"G is for Good LORD, How'd Ya Get Under THERE?!" watercolor on Ampersand Aquabord, ACEO (2.5 x 3.5") This is a small painting, just 2.5 x 3.5", a quick study, really. But still fun to do! My kids set this one up and I shot it. Think The Wizard of Oz, when the house dropped ...

A to Z challenge Reveal! Watercolor Madness!

  Are you ready? I uh... am... kinda 😉 SO excited.... this A to Z challenge is going to be SUPER FUN this year! Last year I ALMOST MADE IT by the skin of my teeth, I lacked 4 posts! FOUR!! But to my defense, I was in Panoply and had no way to get ...