Tag Archives: Art

Long Time Coming

    It’s been a while since I posted anything here on WordPress and even longer since I have done any artwork. I was recently asked to give some watercolor tips, which ordinarily would not be a problem for a … Continue reading

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Alphabet Art Fleece Blanket #2

I probably should have waited for the response to my layout question from Collage.com. Instead I thought I figured out the answer to my own question. That was partially true. However, had I waited, I would have seen the instructions … Continue reading

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Alphabet Art Fleece Blanket

After some time spent scanning and editing the alphabet illustrations, I have created an arrangement that somewhat makes sense. Twenty-six was a challenging number to arrange. Collage.com, an online printing site, makes the process fairly easy. I have used them … Continue reading

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Alphabet Art: Part 6

Finishing the last seven letter illustrations still has me thinking about redoing at least one. It occurred to me that I didn’t have a drawing which featured a dog. So much of my existence is tied up with my own dog, … Continue reading

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Alphabet Art: Part 5

After drawing the giraffe from a carved wooden piece, I realized that it was one of my father’s first carving projects. I looked for his signature, and there it was! My mother decided he needed a hobby (besides golf) that … Continue reading

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Alphabet Art, Part 3

My daily sketch regime continues. A visit to the Salvation Army Store presented the opportunity to purchase three little pigs for reference on the pig drawing. A delicate, unglazed porcelain butterfly became the starting point for the insect page. The … Continue reading

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Alphabet Art, Part 2

Despite difficulties encountered while using dried up roller pens, I have managed to complete three more letter illustrations in my daily sketch regime. Still using my bric-a-brac as models. At least all these collected items are finally of some use to me!

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