Wednesday, June 1, 2016

May Challenge "What Women Want"

"Sun, Sea, and a Swimsuit that fits" by Paula Villanova

"Calgon take me away!"
4"x5"watercolor by

"Just Wanna Paint Sunflowers"
12X12 acrylic on canvas panel
Mary Sheehan Winn

"A Day At The Beach With A BFF And A Cute, Comfortable Bathing Suit (That Doesn't Make Me Look Fat)"
11x14 Acrylic on Canvas by Kelley MacDonald

"Self Portrait - Beach Day" oil 12 x 9 by Jody Regan

While painting on the beach late one afternoon, I saw that my shadow on the canvas was much more interesting than the beach painting.  This woman wants peace and quiet on a beautiful afternoon after 10 busy months of teaching.

Sunday, May 1, 2016

April's Challenge: Man's Best Friend

"With You Always" 10x10 Acrylic by Kelley MacDonald

 "O Holy Remote" 15x9, Acrylic by Victoria Chesley Brega

"Bedside Sisters" 8x8, Oil by Pamela Copeman
V8, 302, '73 Bronco On Top of the World by Paula Villanova

"Puppy Love" 8X6 by Jeanne MacFarland

"Wine, Food and Flowers" by Margaret Farrell Bruno

"Jordy" (work in progress)
8"X8"acrylic on canvas by

"Horizon" oil 6 x 6 by Jody Regan
"The Chula Monster" 8x8 inch Acrylic by Page Pearson

Friday, April 1, 2016

March's Challenge "Looking Up"

"Kane's in Saugus" 12"x12" by Paula Villanova

"Dawn Over Providence" 24x24 Acrylic (WIP) by Kelley MacDonald 

"Blue House, Full Moon" by Jeanne MacFarland

"Looking Up In An Antiques Shop In Positano" oil, 12x12 by Pamela Copeman

Looking UP Roses by Page Pearson Railsback

"Old Glory" 14x18 Acrylic by Victoria Chesley Brega

"Moon Over Scituate Harbor" (WIP-detail) by Margaret Farrell Bruno

"Looking Up"

"Winnie looking up at a treat"
6"x8" watercolor and gouache on paper

St. Sulpice, Montreal pastel & ink 20 x 16 by Jody Regan

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

February's Challenge: "Palette"

Limited Palette with Palette by Sally Dean

"Garden Of Color" 16x20 acrylic and acrylic on mylar, by Kelley Carey MacDonald

"Vibrant Palette" 20"x20" Acrylic by Paula Villanova

"Limited Subdued Palette" Oil by Margaret Farrell Bruno

"Sorolla's Palette"  pen & ink  9 x 12  by Jody Regan

"Turun Palette of  Blues" watercolor by Pamela Copeman

"Paul Klee Palette, Boston Skyline"

 Acrylic by Victoria Chesley Brega

Monday, February 1, 2016

January's Challenge: Referencing the Golden Section

One example of an illustration of the proportions determined in the "Golden Section."

 "Seaside Houses in Gloucester" by Paula Villanova

Sally Dean "The Golden Mean"And a nod to Fibonacci Sequence

"Studio Lights" by Mary Sheehan Winn

"Sunlight Service" by Victoria Chesley Brega

"Blue Shed at Sunset" by Jeanne MacFarland

Cuttyhunk Beach by Kelley MacDonald

""Em's Desk" by Pamela Copeman

"Weekend Getaway" 16 x 12 oil by Jody Regan

Friday, January 1, 2016

December's Challenge: "Chair"

"Have a Seat" Acrylic 30"x30" by Paula Villanova

 "Sand, Water, Sky" by Jeanne MacFarland

"Isabelle's Spot" 10x10 Acrylic by Kelley MacDonald

"Pretty In Pink" 5x7 Oil by Pamela Copeman

                                                     "Sitting on Top of the World" 
                                                        8x8 paper and paint collage
                                                          by Mary Sheehan Winn

"Red Chair"  oil  7 x 5 by Jody Regan

Page Pearson Railsback
Pamela's place 24"x24" oil on canvas by

"High Chair" by Victoria Chesley Brega

"Chair" by Margaret Farrell Bruno