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Happy Father’s Day ….goldfinch in oil

I decided to get out the oils today, and create another 20×20 bird painting to go with the blackbird I did for my mum, in Mother’s Day. I wanted to stick with garden birds, so I picked the goldfinch. I … Continue reading

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Hopping down a pink path!

i have had quite a busy week painting, after posting my happy Easter hare/ rabbit, I was asked if I could paint something similar, but with pink/ purple tones, and much, much larger. I am never very confident with commision … Continue reading

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Happy mothers day

Mother’s Day today, here is the card I have made for my mum, I really enjoyed making this card, items used bird stencil that special touch stencil oval dies spellbinders assortment of flower dies creative expressions sue wilson Times Square … Continue reading

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Second hare oil painting now finished…… I think?

Eventually I think he is complete, but not named…yet, struggled with the whiskers, but decided they would have to do, it really is pretty hard to get a thin line, and I am sure my hand was shaking, with the … Continue reading

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Can’t leave the paintings, I keep changing bits, but still not finished!

I have now added to the hare, and changed the background to grey, which I do think is better than the green/ blue I had originally begun with, I had been feeling unhappy with him and could not see why, … Continue reading

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Loving oil…. A quick start to ‘holy moo- ly

I do love these cow paintings, this is the second time I have done one, living in the new forest and being surrounded by free grazing cattle, really makes these special, and fun to paint. I have STEERED! ! ! … Continue reading

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‘The escape’ my parakeet oil painting in stages

This is shows a series of stages, for my parakeet oil painting ‘ the escape’.We have a resident parakeet that has lived free, in the surrounding area of the hospice I work at, for many many years…… I am not … Continue reading

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Poor beagle!

so now my hare painting is finished I decided to tidy up and finish some of my old paintings….. Some from over a year ago. I decided to start with the beagle, which to be frank I had lost interest … Continue reading

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A busy Sunday oil painting- ‘hare stare’ finished

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Thought the first hare would be dry? Wrong!

So I decided the second layer of oil could go on the first hare, how wrong was I … Instead I started a second hare ( so I have a matching set) made the decision to leave the light on … Continue reading

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