Category Archives: Watercolor

Painting in Winter

Frozen Experimental series — watercolor on wet paper placed outside in below freezing temperatures.  Notice the ice crystal formations that remain in the paint after drying.    

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Blue Birds and Bamboo

 

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Exhibition at Willow Valley

I’m excited to exhibit my watercolor and ink Sumi-e (Japanese Brushwork) paintings and scrolls in The Clubhouse at Willow Valley Communities. I’ll be demonstrating Japanese calligraphy at a reception on July 20th and will paint your name in Japanese calligraphy … Continue reading

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Japanese Brush Painting Class

I’m teaching a Japanese Brush Painting Class.  These are the works of my students. The class is really “getting it” and it is exciting to see.  This week we studied the “Plum Blossom”. As a “friend of winter,” the plum blossom … Continue reading

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Sketches on Hand-Made Paper

I painted these sketches on hand-made paper for a friend.  She is making a book for a gift and wanted a sketch for the cover. It was really fun to paint with watercolor and ink on this paper– it’s got … Continue reading

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