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Developing new work from working with a live model

Developing new work from working with a live model

It has been a exciting and rewarding year being back working with live models.  These poses are from very quick poses of 1-5 minutes with a wild set behind them.  My drawing and painting has transformed into a new creativity.  Then I go back to my studio.  I try to...

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Interpretations of a Landscape by Lesley A. Powell

Interpretations of a Landscape by Lesley A. Powell

These are the latest drafts of some plein air work that I started.  These started at the farm that Andrew Wyeth painted at in Brandywine, Penn.   Then I  worked on enhancing the design on the canvas and changing the...

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Upcoming Art Show

Upcoming Art Show

I am in this Upcoming Art shows AMR Artists & Coats of Many Colors Exhibition Galli-Curci Theatre 817 Main Street, Margaretville NY 12455 Show Dates: Fri Sept 23 - Sun Oct. 16, 2022 Opening Reception is Sat. Oct. 8 from 3-6 Hours: Fri/Sat/Sun & Columbus Day...

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Sonnenberg Gardens – a yearly inspiration

Sonnenberg Gardens – a yearly inspiration

Every year of my life I have gone to my family’s place that my grandfather built in the Fingerlake region.  One of my favorite places to do plein air is the Sonnenberg gardens.  I especially love the Japanese garden.  Each year inspires a new series of Interpretations...

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New Explorations: Monotypes

New Explorations: Monotypes

I have been intrigued by artists doing monotypes. I love the quality and tone of the image.  Monotypes has the spontaneous quality of a watercolor.  The color can be much richer as you can see in my first...

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