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Watercolor….Red Deer

My goodness….where, oh where does the time go!  It seems we only just arrived here in Yuma and yet it has been over a month now.  I’ve just finished up teaching a watercolor here in the park.  A beautiful and handsome Red Deer Stag.  This painting was done on a 1/2 sheet of 140lb CP Fabriano […]

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New Course Available!

Since my last post here, I have sent out a newsletter announcing my latest course release.  For those of you that have not yet taken the ‘newsletter’ plunge, here is a little bit about the new class….. WaterColor Sparrow This is a beginning watercolor class with 4 high definition videos and downloadable patterns and information. […]

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Family Portrait

YES….I’ve been gone awhile….but I’m back and I have lots to share. My hubby and I welcomed our beautiful grandson into the world on September 7th…..Max Tiberius Goode.  Feeling so very blessed!  His Mom and Dad had decided on a “Lion King” theme for his nursery so I have been hard at work creating a […]

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At last…….

I’m sitting here pondering what I should call this post, when a song “pops into my head.  It is a song from 1941 written by Mack Gordon and Harry Warren.  It is a song about finding one’s true love….’at last’.  Today; however, it speaks to me in a different way.    These lines in particular […]

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Yuma Arizona

Settling into our second home…..Yuma Arizona….has taken a bit more time then expected.  Old friends seem to arrive daily and bumby ball and line dancing are in full swing (pun intended HA!).  Just too much fun, y’all!  I am also pleased to announce that I will not only be teaching watercolor again this year, but […]

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Work in progress, close up of moss and limbs

The Raven Continues…..

As I mentioned last time, we are in “travel mode” which translates to “not much painting time” usually.  Fortunately, I did manage to find a few hours the other day….. I’m all over this thing!  LOL!  I’ve worked in the background, the middle, and on the Raven.  Trying out different techniques for textures and lighting.  […]

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