painting: mama & me; otter, sheep

I thought I’d get a jump on Mother’s Day and paint a few mama and me paintings. Here are my first two. Isn’t the moment so sweet? I was watching a video, and thought I’d better pause the moment and jot it down. Sigh. So sweet. 8″x8″ oil on cradled wood board. Available in myContinue reading “painting: mama & me; otter, sheep”

painting: winter fox

Aren’t his colors so beautiful? I especially liked the thin branches in the background, and the sort of kaleidoscopic effect of the positive/negative space. Maybe that’s not the right word, but you get what I mean? The reference photo I painted from was graciously shared by Patricia Mitchell. Oil on cradled wood board, 12″x16″. AvailableContinue reading “painting: winter fox”

sewing: quilted flag

My sewing has slowed way down this year, I’m not sure why. I guess it’s because my interests cycle through different things. I work on something for a while, then move on to something else that seems more challenging. Then I moved back to the first thing, when enough time has passed that it seemsContinue reading “sewing: quilted flag”