Yearly Archives: 2008

Pinkie and the Potato

By | July 16th, 2008|Art of Consumption|

I haven't posted in almost 4 weeks. I've  been distracted, but ready to get back to painting next week. In the meanitme, I have to share this funny one with you, dear readers. Backgrounder:  I don't cook. That's right, totally helpless in the kitchen, and proud of it. Exceptions to the rule are: I have mastered two signature [...]

W2 and GI Squirrel – in progress

By | May 13th, 2008|Uncategorized|

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Giant Arms – W3 and the OfficerSquirrel

By | May 7th, 2008|Uncategorized|

Did some work on the face tonight - my new paint brushes are super-duper smooth.

W2 and the GI – in progress

By | May 6th, 2008|Uncategorized|

Another hour on this one - still a long way to go. Our neighbour, who was an art instructor for many years just gave me the most wonderful gift - some of his art brushes (a whole set), I've never felt such a quality in a brush set before. I'm in bliss, it really does [...]

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Self Portrait

By | May 5th, 2008|Uncategorized|

You've simply got to have a sense of humour otherwise look away from your computer monitor right now. Our next class project is to do a self-portrait. The scope of the project is as follows: doesn't have to look like you, is multimedia, can be items that have influenced you, or represent your likes, etc.. [...]

Lady Bighead & the Inspector – FINISHED PAINTING

By | April 15th, 2008|Uncategorized|

Lady Bighead & the Inspector

Another Shakey series number 4 (7hr)

By | April 2nd, 2008|Uncategorized|

This one I started last week as well. It has Shakey the Detective in the upper right hand corner. Squirrel Translations: squirrel in Afrikaans is eekhoring, eekhorinkie squirrel in Danish is egern squirrel in Dutch is eekhoorn squirrel in Finnish is orava squirrel in Italian is scoiattolo squirrel in Portuguese is esquilo squirrel in Spanish [...]

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After Raphael

By | March 13th, 2008|Uncategorized|

The title of this came to me this evening. I worked on it for about 4 more hours tonight. I think I now like this one better than Lady Littlehead and the Pirate. This is the third lady and squirrel in the series.... "You can't be suspicious of a tree, or accuse a bird or [...]

Where’s the Squirrel?

By | March 12th, 2008|Uncategorized|

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Untitled Painting

By | March 11th, 2008|Uncategorized|

She doesn't have a name yet, and  is far from complete. 3 more hours worked on...

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