God Bless America

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God Bless America

“God Bless America”  15″ x 22″ Feeling patriotic, I set up this about July 4th, 2011.  It was fun to paint.  Very frustrating but on this one, you have to click on “Read more” to see the image.  Websites – GRRRR!  

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For Deposit Only

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For Deposit Only

  While participating in the Victor (CO) Plein Air Festival, I spotted this unusual scene in front of a house.  The sign “Goldfield Bank, For deposit only” truly was there also.  What better title than that?  This painting was accepted in Rockies West National...

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Peace Rose

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Peace Rose

I combined 2 photos for this one.  The peace rose from my garden and the background window and flowers were from a photo I took at the Botanic Gardens in Denver.  Image: 15″ x 22″

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Faded Roses

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Faded Roses

My class was experimenting with Modeling Paste to build up the surface of the paper for texture.  This is still watercolor but with a little different look.  Size: 15″ x 22″  

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Elsie’s Peonies

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Elsie’s Peonies

My mother grew beautiful iris and peonies, so I always think of her when I paint either flower.  I love the stark white of the peonies against the dark blue background.  Image size: 16″ x 22″  

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Colorful Cattails

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Colorful Cattails

Inspired by the many cattails that grow along the irrigation canal nearby my home.  This original sold but St. Mary’s used my giclee prints in some of their new wing.  Giclee print size is approximately 12″ x 17″.  They are available for $55.00 each including shipping.  

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