Tag: paintings

Can you paint my furkid? Why yes! Yes I can.

So, it has been incredibly busy in a very positive way here at the Redstreake studio. Keeping in mind that I do have a full time job with the best boss in Alabama, working as a graphic and web designer for UAHuntsville's Earth System Science Center the last 18 years. And so, with that, my ...

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 ...

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Yet another Ball Jar… yeah I know… but it’s FUN!

This ball jar painting was used as a demo for my watercolor students. Learning how to paint reflections in glass, using many different colors to make it as realistic as possible... it was a challenging class for them, but they ALL DID FABULOUSLY! Even my 12 year old student, she rocked it :-). I finished ...

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WIP watercolor portrait – ‘Savannah in Black’

So, in my watercolor class I am teaching (this is aside from the class I teach on Thursdays), my students are painting portraits on Ampersand Aquabord using mostly Daniel Smith watercolors. This class has been asking for this subject to be taught, as I am just taking over this month for MY watercolor teacher, Pat ...

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A huge success!

Panoply was a HUGE success! I sold over half my inventory, which was great! The collages seemed to be the big hit this year as they flew off the walls. I sold 5 watercolors as well! Also traded with another fantastic artist, Amanda Bennett, who has an affinity for old rustic neon retro signs like ...

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YUM! Pink icing!

Not very much time to paint last night, but I did manage a little ACEO on aquabord. Been busy here with my twins in from Germany! I asked Maarten (my artistic 7 year old) what he wanted to paint and he said cupcakes! So, that is what we did! Here is my little cupcake, all ...

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“Buckaroo Motel” another Route 66 vintage sign in the works…

Update April 1st FINISHED! This painting is available for purchase for $350 via my Etsy store HERE. Update: March 29th More done on the bottom half of the sign tonight :-). Hope to get a better photo of it when it's done, my iPhone just doesn't do it justice in my dark studio at night! ...