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watercolour painting of sandpipers

Ariane’s art challenge: Tide

Hello everyone, I know it’s been too quiet here on my blog and it’s been a bit of a hard adjustment back to Vancouver this month. Basically I found myself with nothing of any value to share. Therefore I’m so grateful to Ariane for…

September 24, 2016
Veronica Roth studio

Nadine’s Art Challenge: A room with a view

It’s been a long time since one of us managed to host an art challenge and I’m so thrilled that we’re back. Thank you so much Woolfie girl! Nadine suggested room, with a view, so I looked outside my studio here in West Cottage…

August 26, 2016

Patrice’s Art Challenge: Blue

Patrice’s art challenge: blue, was a fascinating study for me. Because, you see, it was my depressed mood that the blue all revolved around. So a little not so good news from my doctor, (nothing serious, and I’m probably making way too big a…

June 11, 2016

A Sunday painting en plein air with Opus

Hey, I was just so excited for today to come because today is the Opus outdoor painting challenge day. I already scouted the Opus painting corridor and decided that I loved the quiet of this little creek in the green space. The theme was…

May 15, 2016

Eric’s art challenge: sky

Helloo, helloooo! Long time, no DC. I’m so happy that Eric has called a new DC, Drawing Challenge, which has now been renamed AC, Art Challenge. (And it’s our 194th! WOW) It’s so lovely, and I think Melodye suggested it first, but it’s true…

May 14, 2016

Norma’s drawing challenge: Pink Horses!!!

Oh that was a good one Norma! 😀 I looked thru my 1928 encyclopedia of the horse for inspiration, but all the pictures are in black and white. I suppose the horse on the left might be pink! The one on the right might…

April 2, 2016

Drawing Challenge: Leap

Hi everyone, Welcome to this week’s drawing challenge: leap. Sorry about the slightly later post today; I’ll try to get my act together for future weeks and post early Pacific time if I’m hosting. You know, I really feel like leaping into art…into everything…

March 4, 2016

Drawing challenge: Metamorphosis

I was so excited when Ariane called this drawing challenge: metamorphosis for this weekend, because this month I feel like I’ve been going thru a personal metamorphosis. Do you know that saying how it takes 30 days to break an old habit and start…

February 27, 2016

Patrice’s drawing challenge: cocoon

Our dear Patrice called this week’s perfect drawing challenge: cocoon. That’s exactly how I’ve been feeling; all wrapped up in my home cocoon. Wanting to cocoon and actually being able to are two separate things. I’ve had a lot of running all over town…

February 19, 2016