Started from seed these Van Gogh Sunflowers bloomed along the back fence this summer.
12″ x 16″ 300 lb Arches
Derwent Watercolor Pencils
Daniel Smith Paint: Sodalite Genuine, Cascade Green, Green Apatite Genuine, Moonglow, Black Tourmaline, Quinacridone Magenta, Nickel Azo Yellow, Hansa Yellow
Holbein Paint: Raw Umber
M. Graham Paint: Hansa Yellow
The hot inland inland valleys draw in the fog – sometimes for days. The winter lake is drying up. Happy 4th of July!
I have been so busy with my day job running a business and working in our gardens at home, that I have not had much time for painting. No worries. I will get back to it very soon. Meanwhile, I am still making miniature beaded baskets like this variation of the Peyote Basket.
Watercolor – Arches 300 lb Cold Press Cotton
I have rekindled my enjoyment of beading in recent weeks and have produced a few small beaded baskets.
Materials include #11 glass seed beads, nylon beading thread, and a #10 beading needle.
10″ x 14″ Lanaquarelle Cotton
I feel really blessed to live here by the confluence of the Eel River and the Pacific Ocean.
7″ x 10″
Lanaquarelle 140 lb cotton