sabato 27 febbraio 2010

sunshine awards



irina ... spasiba ! thankyou !

shristi ....thankyou so much

THIS AWARD IS GIVEN TO BLOGGERS FOR SHARING THEIR POSITIVITY AND
CREATIVITY

i feel very lucky to have been awarded two sunshine awards this week one by irina and another by shristi :D :D ....thankyou both so much .......i'd like to give a sunshine award to both shristi and irina as a way my appreciation .... in turn i 'm happy to award sunshine awards to the following blogs and wonderful artist ..i hope you enjoy visiting their blogs as much as i do.

.......if you accept this award please

1. post the logo on your blog or in your post or both

2.pass this onto 12 bloggers (with 2 awards i decided to name more :) )

3. let them know they have been awarded

4.link the person who awarded you in the first place





























































































sabato 20 febbraio 2010

venerdì 19 febbraio 2010

Watercolour PAINTING by Jean - Louis Morelle - Rosehips step by step by Ewa Karpinska


last year at Jean Haines' workshop Jean recommended a wonderful book by Jean-Louis Morelle "Watercolour PAINTING" ...... my painting is one of the many exercises and step by steps i have enjoyed following and painting from his book ... Rosehips step by step by Ewa Karpinska .... i have since brought Ewa Karpiska's book "wet on wet watercolour painting " which is excellent.
details of Jean Morelle book can be found on his site http://www.jean-louis-morelle.com/

venerdì 12 febbraio 2010

cachi ...persimmons still life study

.... thanks to kay smith for the wonderful colourful reference ...we have three of these fruit trees in our garden ... when the leaves fall in nov the bright orange persimmons "cachi" which remain look wonderful.

lunedì 8 febbraio 2010

honesty - sketches and studies

"honesty"
lunaria
watercolour study
32 x 41cm



32 x 41cm

"honesty" #2
watercolour study
32 x 41cm

..........studies made today of honesty no pencil painting from life



"honesty"
watercolour wash 
A5

"honesty" 
watercolour sketch 
A5



"honesty"
watercolour study 
A5

.......small postcard studies and sketches 2009




chinese latterns


© JANE MINTER
"chinese latterns "
crop



© JANE MINTER
"chinese latterns"