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Santa Barbara

With the Santa Ynez Mountains as a dramatic backdrop on one side and the Pacific Ocean on the other Santa Barbara is a sketchers paradise. Everywhere you look there’s a sketching opportunity. Even on a short short trip I got … Continue reading

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Blue Mountains

Continuing with sketches from a few weeks ago, the Blue Mountains of Pennsylvania. It’s a befitting name for these mountain ranges in western Pennsylvania, for as far as the eye can see is all shades of blue and the distant … Continue reading

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Fish of the Reef !

Sketching at the National Museum of Natural History-¬†Day 20/31 – #WorldWatercolorMonth A trip to D.C. always entails a quick stop at a museum or two on the way back, and this time I had an hour to spare and decided … Continue reading

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Wildflowers on the Meadows

Im still awaiting the arrival of the Monarchs, the Swallowtails, the Orange Sulfurs, Cabbage Whites, and the list goes on and on… Each year we see more species of butterflies on the Meadows Gardens at Longwood. As the meadow matures … Continue reading

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Looking up from down hill

Day 13/31 – #WorldWatercolorMonth The heat and humid of the past few weeks with intermittent thunderstorms every two to three days surely says it’s summer. That being said, the usual summer blooms on the meadow garden are a bit late … Continue reading

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Brandywine Valley in brights!

Day 12 /31 – #WorldWatercolorMonth  On the way back from the Andrew Wyeth exhibit at the Brandywine River Museum, I stopped for a really quick sketch of the lovely Brandywine Valley as seen on a partly cloudy day! The stunning … Continue reading

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Chagall Рa small panel of America Windows 

Day 6/31 #WorldWatercolorMonth  Paying homage to Marc Chagall – who was born on this day (well yesterday actually, but my site was acting up and it didn’t get posted on time for some reason!!!)  The brilliant stained glass windows – … Continue reading

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