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Time of the Day Series - 5

Little Granite peak at 2 pm this time. The weather was beautiful and clear and warm. Only a limited of these left this year. Winter is approaching fast.And here is the painting:Little Granite Peak - 2pm fall clear sunny dayI need to take a better…

Two more moods of the granite mountain

So this is the huge granite mountain that stands grandly close to our house. I have done several paintings of it in several different moods. This is not the same as the Little Granite Peak that I have been doing the day series of.It has been…

Time of Day Series - 4

Today was cloudy... I went out to my painting spot at the same time as yesterday... about 4 and did a Cloudy Evening painting. Unfortunately, my phone battery was dead.. so I wan't able to take a picture of the location.. bummer, I like doing…

Time of Day Series 3

Part 3 in this series where I am painting same scene at different times of day, capturing the color and light difference. Today I got to my painting spot for a late afternoon/sunset painting.The air here is so clean that we don't get those gorgeous…

Time of Day series 1 & 2

Good Morning! Here is the beginning of a new series. I am painting the same view in different lights. At different times of the day. To be able to perceive the color differences at various times of day. I would probably extend this to different…

30 Days of September

I finished 30 paintings in 30 days in September. Wow! I am so very happy about it. This has taken me a long ways from when I started this a month ago. I have learnt a lot and experienced a lot.It's been a very internal journey as well. I have…

Day 28 of 30 in 30

We have had some bad weather already so early. Strong winds and then thick frost last night. Most of my garden died from the frost. It was sad. But we had a nice warm day today with no wind. Taking advantage of that I went out to Willow Lake…

Day 25 of 30 in 30

So today was a day to get out of the house and paint. Well... By the time I started thinking about it, the wind picked up... It is sooo windy! But anyway, I headed out to Willow Lake. A beautiful spot. It's a reservoir that is built among these…

Day 22 of 30 in 30

Crazy wind all day long so didn't really feel like braving the wind and standing outside andpainting this mornig. Also was my son's 13th birthday today! So it was just a busy knida day.So I decided to put up my "extra" painting for today/ This…

Cresting Waves

Here is another technique I played with from Nita Engle's book How to Make a Watercolor Paint Itself. Squirting water over already applied paint to make a wave Crest over itself.Amazing indeed!Cresting Waves7" x 10.5"watercolor on paper