Category: Dynasty paint brushes

Farmers Market Radishes

Sometimes bringing your camera pays off and you get some inspiring pictures to paint for projects in the future. Like these radishes. (original painting available here). I shot these at a farmers market in Huntsville last spring (and I KNOW I shot a very colorful carrot one, too but for the life of me I ...

Anna, watercolor on Aquabord

"Anna" Watercolor on Aquabord, 12 x 16" (Materials used: Ampersand Aquabord, Daniel Smith watercolors, Dynasty Black Gold brushes) Happy New Year! I was very busy this Christmas painting commissions and I hope to share some with you here. This particular painting was a gift for my boyfriend. His daughter, Anna, a very pretty subject indeed! ...

The Makings of a Card…WIP from Start to Finish.

A very dear friend of mine is getting married. An extremely happy occasion! I get to do something fun for this and thought I would share the WIP of the project here. I took shots of the painting and then of the end result. The painting is done with Daniel Smith Watercolors on Ampersand Aquabord ...

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 ...

Q is for “Quietly Waiting for the Doctor” :: Amy Pond….

"Quietly Waiting for The Doctor" Amy Pond Lego 4 x 4" Watercolor on Ampersand Aquabord All I can say is, this Lego Amy Pond looked really cool in my Lilies, just grabbing on to the stamen, so I had to shoot her that way. There have been weirder things in the show so this could ...

N is for “Not a Good Day…”

"Not a Good Day..." watercolor on Ampersand Aquabord 4 x 4" Everybody has a bad day. Especially when you run into a huge ass blue spider that is almost 4 times as big as you and you have a plastic TOY gun. Shit. What to do... I guess next time don't piss off the boss and ...

M is for “Macaron Heaven :-)”

"Macaron Heaven!" I don't know about you but... I love macaron cookies! They are so colorful and crunchy, tasty and you can never eat just ONE! This little guy is pretty much in a sugar coma at this point. He ate his fill and is too stuffed to move. I feel like that sometimes. That's ...