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theartfuldiva · 1W ago

Hand Painted...

Sometimes it's hard to know when to stop painting.  In this case, it was easy.  As soon as...
theartfuldiva · 1W ago

Enough with the grapes already!

I'm growing weary of painting fruit - it makes me hungry!  I need practice on painting flowers...There are no flowers...yet...give me another day!
theartfuldiva · 2W ago

Pear and Grapes...

I'm working hard to improve my brush technique without making a big mess...wet on wet is not easy.Also, being loose with the strokes...more painterly, I hope!
theartfuldiva · 2W ago

Yellow Bird (2)

This small painting (12x12) is now complete.  I really like how she turned out...must talk to her about her posture, however.  Sit up straight girl!
theartfuldiva · 2W ago

Park It Here...

I love my "Yellow Bird" art doll so much, I decided to paint her sitting on a park bench.  (I've got more paint on myself than I have on the canvas.)  Calling it a day for now.  It's Saturda...
theartfuldiva · 3W ago

Orange and Grapes...

A small (8x10) still life...more to do, but I'm tired of standing.
theartfuldiva · 3W ago

I've Got You Pegged

Sometimes it is a royal pain to adjust my easel when I go from large to small canvases.  I...
theartfuldiva · 3W ago

Full of Myself (Part 3)

I'm pretty pleased with my self-portrait.  Of course, I took advantage of artistic license and decided NO WRINKLES ALLOWED!  I may be 70+, but in my head I feel much younger!  Except for add...
theartfuldiva · 4W ago

Full of Myself (Part 2)

Added another layer...still more to come
theartfuldiva · 1M ago

Full of myself...

I don't know if I dare admit that this is the beginning of a self-portrait.  (I may deny that once it's done!)  Kinda sorry I wore that blouse too - egad, what was I thinking?!Charcoal and p...