Wednesday, May 30, 2007

View from the top

Watercolor on paper.


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Just because...

...they're beautiful and for all you poppy lovers out there,
I'll be making a-poppy-a-day till sunday.
Click on this one to see it BIGGER.

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Tuesday, May 29, 2007

Poppy love

They call it poppy love...
Watercolor, ink & collage on paper.

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Monday, May 28, 2007

Poppy collage

Watercolor & collage on paper
(7 x 8 1/2 inches).

Friday, May 25, 2007

Illustration Friday: CARS

Vrrrrroooom...vrrrrroooom....
Watercolor and ink on paper.
Have a great weekend my cyber friends :)

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Thursday, May 24, 2007

New!

Hope you like it.

Humming

Playin' around & trying new techniques today :)
Watercolor and white acrylic ink
on paper.

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Wednesday, May 23, 2007

An oldie...

I thought I'd share this oldie with you guys :)
This is something I made on my journal in 1993.
I made the base of the faces with
my fingerprint and then added the features with ink
and colored them with watercolor.
It's best if you see it BIG so
click on it.

Tuesday, May 22, 2007

El elefante

I *heart* orange.
Click here to see it BIGGER.
White acrylic ink
on paper.

Monday, May 21, 2007

Work in progress


Hello and happy moday!
This is an embroidery I'm working on for a new tote.
Again using chain stitch :)
I'll post the finished tote as soon as I'm finished with it.

Friday, May 18, 2007

Illustration Friday: SIGNS

Freshly made for today's topic.
Watercolor on paper.
Lovin' all the old signs from Route 66.
Have a great weekend friends!

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Thursday, May 17, 2007

Los Pájaros

These little birds have a lots of stories to tell :)
Watercolor on paper & collage.

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Crocosmia


Watercolor on paper & collage.
How's your thursday?

Sunday, May 13, 2007

Happy Mothers Day!

A huge shout out to all you moms out there and a special great big hug for my mom :o)

This is a piece I made for the Wilmington Star.

Watercolor & ink on paper.

Friday, May 11, 2007

Morning light

The light in my studio was so pretty this morning.
Those colors were my inspiration
for today's Illustration Friday's CITRUS.
Morning french press coffee in my studio.

Illustration Friday: CITRUS

Watercolor on paper.
Freshly squeezed for today's IF topic.
Have a bright and cheery weekend friends!

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Thursday, May 10, 2007

Pomegranate tote

A new tote I made today:
Linen/cotton blend fabric
& embroidered wool patch.
I'll probably use this one in my kitchen.
You can see more photos here

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Wednesday, May 09, 2007

My favorite things...

My most favorite things in the whole world: birds and flowers.
Pencil drawing & watercolor on paper.

The may blackboard

I finally got around
to updating our school blackboard for may.
I love to wash out the blackboard and
start with a nice black surface every month.

For an array of inspirational chalkboards
click here

Tuesday, May 08, 2007

Goldfish Tote

A little tote I made today.
Made it to fit a couple of magazines or maybe
a knitting project.
Front pocket detail
of the embroidered goldfish.

Cotton canvas and faux
leather handles.

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Monday, May 07, 2007

For Toddy

Comissioned piece
for my dear friend Toddy.

It's a painted bunting birdie thinking of spring
while traveling through a winterscape in
south Texas.
Watercolor on paper (12 x 16 inches).
Hope she likes it :o)

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Friday, May 04, 2007

Illustration Friday: NEIGHBOR

Watercolor on paper made for today's Illo Friday.
Have a beautiful weekend friends!
Click on it to see it
BIGGER.

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Wednesday, May 02, 2007

May days

Handcarved stamps & ink
on my journal.
Hi! :)

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Felt Dandelion

Inspired by these beautiful flowers Knitting Iris made.
You can find the pattern here.