Friday, January 5, 2018

Happy New Year

I think the sickie germs are finally leaving the house! We may just get over it yet!

Because of the germs and the extreme cold, I have not ventured too far from the house. This has given me time to clean up, organize and play. As I have said before, I have no formal artists training. I also tend to jump from one thing to the next. As a result, I don't take the time to properly learn or practice. So this year I am trying to find my niche. Trying to practice and grow.

I did this yesterday. I am trying to go lighter. To wait for the paint to dry. To use less paint. To learn what the brush does.

I was pleased with this and look forward to creating more!

Thank you for visiting. I appreciate your kind words more than you know!

Adding this to Paintpartyfriday!

11 comments:

  1. this is so lovely, I love the simplistic nature of it,, soft and gentle strokes, its beautiful! Happy New Year!

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  2. I think this is gorgeous and I appreciate a minimalist style. It's subtle and lovely and very painterly!

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  3. This is so beautiful! Love the simplicity.

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  4. this is such a lovely painting Jean. I admire your ability to create a loose and simply presented bloom like this! Happy New Year and a happy PPF too!

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  5. Be very pleased because you did a great job, Very professional indeed! Those chocolate bars on your desk still there? lol Glad you're feeling better!

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  6. I wish I could learn to use less paint!!!! I just overwork my pieces to death! Love the daisy. So whimsical.

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  7. I also love the simplicity of the pictures, but also the technique which I know is not easy

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  8. Glad things are healing up in your house. This is a great piece so light and delicate.

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  9. Lovely flower! Glad to hear the house is returning to health!

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  10. Beautiful flower.

    Warm Wishes and Happy New Year

    much love...

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