Friday, October 31, 2014

Free Shipping ends Today!.

My Free Shipping offer on all of my dvds ends Today.

The free shipping is for any quantity in the US and Canada.
For the free international shipping you need to purchase two or more.
Your Shipping Charges will be credited back to your PayPal account before shipping occurs. There will be no further discounts on the dvds, so when they are gone....they're gone.

Here are the two pages of dvds available:

Remember each dvd comes complete with the drawing, color reference photos, and color photo of the finished painting.  Along with directions on how to stretch paper and the supply list.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Reclining Pear II

"Reclining Pear II"
Watercolor on Paper
6" x 6" ~ Image Size
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Will have a new video on my forum in a couple of days....stay tuned.

Monday, October 27, 2014

A Touch of Fall

"A Touch of Fall II"
Watercolor on Paper
8" x 4.5" ~ Image Size
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A little different then what I usually do, in that there isn't any white whites.  But it painted a picture in my mind of fall closing in on us, and that one flower still hanging on....  Today was a beautiful day, but we're in the 40's by Friday...ugh!

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Sharing...For the Love of Watercolor

These are some of the paintings
completed in the last couple of months by the artists on my forum,

They have been working very hard and turning out some fabulous watercolors.
I am so proud of all of them...♥.  Each one is so talented!

Friday, October 24, 2014

Queen of the Garden and Painting an American Beauty DVD

"Queen of the Garden"
Watercolor on Paper
8.5" x 11" ~ Image Size
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This is one of those rare larger pieces.  Bigger then my normal Daily Painting.  It's nice to stretch your wings sometimes and do something larger.  This is a lovely Rose and deserves the scale.  Love, love, love the shadow play on the rose petals and the leaves.  I've always believed that sunlight and the way it interacts with the flowers is the most important factor in deciding which painting I should paint.


I only have three two more dvds left of my
"Painting an American Beauty Instructional Watercolor DVD"
as all of my dvds are being discontinued as we move forward into my

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Evening Rose

"Evening Rose"
Watercolor on Paper

8" x 8" ~ Image Size


I never get tired of painting the beauty that is the Rose.  So delicate and fragile with its layers of petals.  This one had the dramatic backlighting to the leaves with added to the drama.

There are also a few more of my instructional watercolor dvd:
"Painting an American Beauty"
Click here for purchase information.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Coral Rose and Bud

"Coral Rose and Bud"
Watercolor on Paper

6.5" x 9" ~ Image Size


Monday, October 20, 2014

"Daily Painting" by Carol Marine

I was honored to be a part of Carol Marine's new book, "Daily Painting".
The book covers the daily painting movement from every angle.
Thank you Carol, for including me and my Peach Iris in your book.
Pre-orders are available through Amazon.

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Ball Jar with Pear and New Video

"Ball Jar with Pear"
Watercolor on Paper

5" x 10" ~ Image Size
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This is our latest video on my learning forum, "For the Love of Watercolor".
A Sanctuary for Watercolor Enrichment. 
This video covers all of the aspects of this watercolor,
which includes 2-3/4 hours of watercolor instruction.

Below is a list of the Video Topics to date...if you sign up for the year membership, you will have access to all of these videos.  Click here for more information.


June 2014 Videos:
  • Supplies
  • Set Up
  • Monarch on Mexican Sunflower
  • Daffodil in Glass Vase
  • The Signing Pen
  • Three Pears
July 2014 Videos:
  • Apple Blossums
  • Purple & White Iris
  • The Pear
August 2014 Videos:
  • Daylily on Cloth
  • Magnolia & Challenge #1
  • Cherries & Crystal
  • The Tomato
September 2014 Videos:
  • Apples & Basket
  • The Strawberry
  • Green Apple
October 2014 Videos:
  • Pet Portraits
  • Vignette #1 - Lettering
  • Ball Jar with Pear

"For the Love of Watercolor".
A Sanctuary for Watercolor Enrichment.
Join Us.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014


"Pink Hybiscus"
Watercolor on Paper

8.5" x 6" ~ Image Size
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Another pink flower for your perusal.  I think what drew me to this flower was the striking drop shadow of the stamen onto the petals.  Lovely.

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Yellow & White Iris

"Yellow & White Iris"
Watercolor on Paper

  7" x 9" ~ Image Size


Friday, October 10, 2014

Waterlily with Yellow Center

"Waterlily with Yellow Center"
Watercolor on Paper

8" x 6" ~ Image Size
Also new on my For the Love of Watercolor Forum, we have a vignette on lettering in watercolor.  These instructional guides detail specific areas of watercolor instruction.

Monday, October 6, 2014

Dramatic Magnolia

"Dramatic Magnolia"
Watercolor on Paper

8" x 8" ~ Image Size


Saturday, October 4, 2014

Pet Portraits
Pet Portraits is now available on my forum For the Love of Watercolor.
Less then 15 "Welcome Packages" available for those who sign up for a yearly membership for $144.
You can also sign up for monthly membership at $12 per month.

Friday, October 3, 2014

Pink Daylily in Glass

"Pink Daylily in Glass"
Watercolor on Paper

8" x 6" ~ Image Size

Another one of my dark backgrounds with brightly colored flowers...I just love the way the flowers "pop".  And the subtle nuances of the glass vase.

"For the Love of Watercolor"  

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Less then 20 Welcome Packages left...

Just some of the videos available on my forum.

Thank you to the kind manufacturers for their generosity!

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Wild Rose Blossom

"Wild Rose Blossom"
Watercolor on Paper

8" x 6.5" ~ Image Size

Last day for the 30 in 30 challenge.  Thank you to Leslie for hosting!

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Green Apple Watercolor and 2 hour video

"Green Apple"
Watercolor on Paper

8.5" x 6" ~ Image Size
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This is the latest addition to my video library on my For the Love of Watercolor Forum. It's filled with technique on photo realistic painting, and two hours in length.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Garden Queen

"Garden Queen"
Watercolor on Paper
  5" x 7" ~ Image Size

Day 23 of 30 Paintings in 30 Days.  I'm also in the process of "tweeking" my "For the Love of Watercolor" forum.  I'll have that finished shortly, along with a new instructional video.  I've updated the dvd stock on my blog, as we move towards their demise, some are gone already.  Click here for dvd purchase information.

Monday, September 22, 2014

Calla Grouping

"Calla Lily Grouping"
Watercolor on Paper
  3" x 5" ~ Small Image Sizes (left and right painting)
5.5" x 7" ~ Large Image Size (middle painting) 


I can sell these matted together in the same mat, or matted separately, which ever you prefer.
 Day 22 of the 30 paintings in 30 days challenge!