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Paint It Ellicott City 2023 is finished

Paint It Ellicott City 2023 is finished

Well, the 2023 Paint It! Ellicott City plein air event is just about in the books. I did 7 or 8 paintings, Some with great results, and some... well I learned a lot from the not as great. But it's always good to push yourself to try things out of your comfort zone and...

Public Auction for the Needy in Baltimore

Public Auction for the Needy in Baltimore

My wife wrote this post for me. I am selling this art to the highest bidder to help some friends in need. Please be generous! My (wonderfully kind and talented) husband Scott has offered up his artwork as a vehicle to raise money for our friends in need. The 16" x 20"...

Figuring out the composition

Figuring out the composition

Arriving at the Sylvan View boat ramp and dock was the easy part, figuring out the composition was the hard part. I had a complicated jumble of boats, docks, houses, trees and water to unravel before starting my painting. Each view had merit, but I wanted strong light...

Ellicott City Paint-it starts tomorrow

Ellicott City Paint-it starts tomorrow

Ellicott City Paint-it 2022 starts tomorrow in the Old Ellicott City historic district. Come down and check out the artists doing their plein air work on the roadsides, sidewalks and anywhere else we can set up without getting run over. I have a few spots in mind...

Ellicott City Paint-it 2022

Ellicott City Paint-it 2022

I have entered the Ellicott City Paint-it 2022 as a juried artist! I am really excited to give this a shot, as it's my first time painting in a group setting. The dates for Paint It! Ellicott City 2022 are June 9-12 in and around the Ellicott City historic district...

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