Saturday, April 1, 2023

March 2023 Challenge: "Morning"

"Mornings In Maine" 8x8 inches, acrylic by Kelley Carey MacDonald
Every June a group of artists converge on a farmhouse in Maine for a painting week.  I love to take my coffee out to the front porch, where I can see the water from a white rocking chair, and 'breathe in, and breathe out'. It is a highlight of my year. 

Morning Coffee and Bird by Sally Dean
 4"x6" linocut
My foray back into printmaking has been fun. 

"Teacup and Strawberries" 8"x 8" oil painting by Margaret Farrell Bruno
Kept working on this until I felt I got the gold correct on the teacup. Think it's done now. 
Has to be as I moved everything. That's one way to force yourself to stop ;)

“Valentine Morning”  9” x 12”   Acrylic by Victoria Chesley Brega
“There are thousands of words for these lovely strawberry crème filled beauties, topped with little wings of gold leaf;  Made with the SlackTide Donut Team this past Valentine’s weekend, art to eat, for sure;  Same skills, different medium…”

"The Cove, Mid Morning" 6x12 gouache by Jeanne MacFarland 

"Good Morning" 20x25, Acrylic by Page Pearson Railsback
"Morning Sunrise" 20 x 10 Acrylic and gold leaf by Pamela Copeman 


"Village Corner" 10 x 10 ink & watercolor by Jody Regan  The light is strong and beautiful  in the morning; sometimes highlighting views you may not otherwise notice. 

The Artist's Life

  "Aspirations" 14"X18" Water Media Study by Tori Chesley Brega  “Sometimes we soar, sometimes crash and burn;  striving...