It is a bitterly cold winter day here which made me think of the spring tulips. it will be at least six more months to the tulips in my garden I painted this watercolor to cheer myself up. Hope you … Continue reading
The tulip festival in Ottawa attracts many flower lovers from all over. Although I been to Ottawa many times but never when the festival was on. Only a few years ago, I was lucky to catch it. Everywhere there … Continue reading
I love the magnolia flower, for me they are the sign of spring arrival. During the spring the trees are covered with the large blossoms, some of the older trees often reached to over 20 feet. it was the sky covered with the white and pink blossoms.
original transparent watercolor on 140 lb Arches rough paper, 10″x8″
While working at the “One of a kind show” I found one booth ” Hazeltree press & paper” selling hand-made paper made with actual flowers. When I was in art school, I took classes in paper making so I understood … Continue reading
The last ten days I been helping my friend Stephen to sell his puppets at the “One of a kind show”. He been making and selling his puppets ( Diabolo puppets) at this show for 23 years and have a … Continue reading
Well we had our first snow of the year yesterday which made me thought of the long months of winter ahead: I thought it will be at least six more months before I see the tulips in bloom at … Continue reading
As soon as the weather turn cool all the leaves are changed to different colors. Even the most common ones had turned into red, crimson, orange and yellow. watercolor on 140lb cold press Fabrinao paper, 12’x10″
My daily painting #24 are these exquisite yellow lilies, they came from a neighbor’s garden near our house. She has many special flowers whenever I pass by her house I had to stop to admire her beautiful garden and the lilies deserved a special mention.
watercolor on 140lb cold press Fabriano paper, 11″x8.5″
One of my latest fascinations is to watch the moving water at the river near where I live. I spent lots of time watch the running water moving over the rocks and no matter how many photos I had … Continue reading
Although I had been spending most of my time producing the “a painting a day”. Since last month I done about 30 of them and they are mostly small paintings, some days I could finished more than one per day. … Continue reading