I love all things ocean, sea, marine, having grown up just a few hundred yards from a wonderful beach, with ocean docks, wharves just a few miles further up the coast. This is from Crescent City, on the northern Californian coast. A small format artwork (SFA) in watercolor – 5×7". The rust is what caught my eye most of all. And it’s rendered pretty much like it was. I think and hope this rusty
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Not too early to be thinking Christmas presents. This is the first time I’ve offered custom 5×7" watercolor portraits (home or ?) https://www.etsy.com/listing/167103113/custom-art-watercolor-painting-portraits? Think what a wonderful treasured keepsake an original watercolor painting of a much loved home would be for yourself, a close family member, or friend. It makes for a very personal
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New today – "The Paddlers" original watercolor SFA (Small Format Art) 4×6" (postcard size). A group of children with their mothers padding in a beautiful park stream (Lithia Park, Ashland. Oregon). The joys of childhood & motherhood! Available on Etsy. https://www.etsy.com/listing/165581566/original-watercolor-painting-women?
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Number 7-10 in a series. ACEO Halloween theme using unique papers, and vintage images. Some pages are over 100 years old, handwritten, and all are on a Poe book from the early 1970s. Original collages art cards. These are listed by me – artistjillian…
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Numbering my ACEO art cards was up to a number ending in 13, so instead of creating one ACEO with that number I am doing a mini series of Halloween original collage art cards. I’ve completed the first 6 in this series, and not sure how many I’ll cont…
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I spied this faux skull in a bed of blood red roses in Atlanta’s famous Oakland Cemetery in 2007. I chose to do it in acrylics, as an ACEO (2.5×3.5″). I’ve wanted to paint if for a long time. I chose to do it in acrylics, as an ACEO (2.5×3.5"). I wanted the colors to be bold. Though I think at some stage I may do it as a larger watercolor. Currently listed on eBay.http://
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Artist Art Journal Sketchbook Diary 4×6 – Unique, OOAK. Butterfly Inspirational images throughout. I started it – you finish it and make it your own. Butterfly by DreamyPapers, $15.95 This is my 6th journal in this series. https://www.etsy.com/listin…
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Newly created, and now sharing – printable pages for you to start your own art journal (8 images – 4 sheets) – 4×6 unique and gorgeous butterfly images as pages by DreamyPapers, $3.50 on Etsy – https://www.etsy.com/listing/162984700/printable-pages…
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This is another recycled/mixed media 4×6" art journal – images, writing pages, sketch pages, and watercolor paper. Many papers are unique, and OOAK. Images collected and selected and put together in this journal. The cover shows vintage images, and although not of lighthouses, it shows how much lighthouses were valued – angels to the ship captain lost in a storm. This journal was done by
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