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Bird Sanctuary by Michelle Morin
Artsy on Escape Into Life Paintings Watercolors

Artsy on Escape Into Life: Michelle Morin

I am loving the illustrative quality to these watercolors by Massachusetts artist Michelle Morin!  I’m sharing more of Michelle’s work in my Artist Watch on Escape Into Life today.. head over to EIL to check it out here. Michelle…

Longshore
Art Glass Design Foraging Mixed Media Paintings Sculpture

Friday Faves: Hearts A’Flutter

I used to hate Valentine’s Day.  Back when I was single, my friends and I often enjoyed Anti-Valentine celebrations.  But now that I’m an old married lady ( it’s been an entire year of marital bliss! ), I revel…

Leigh Viner
Daily Artsy Fashion Figurative Mixed Media Paintings

Fashion Plate: Leigh Viner

What do you get when you take one part line sketch + one part abstract expressionism + a flair for fashion?  The stunning work of Denver artist/photographer/designer, Leigh Viner.  Leigh elevates what could be a simple fashion sketch to…

Indian Fig
Daily Artsy Paintings Watercolors

Delicate Awakenings: Marsha Boston

Normally, I love thick paintings.  Canvases piled high with mounds of paint and lots of gooey and delicious texture.  But there is a fluidity in abstract watercolors that I find just as appealing.  Watercolorist Marsha Boston imbues her work…

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Behind the Museum Walls: Thoughts From a Curator

Good morning, all! Do you ever wonder how pieces are chosen for museum exhibits?  Why one work makes the cut but another doesn’t?  I just read this interesting little article written by Katharine Stout, curator of the new exhibit, “Watercolour”…

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Friday Forager Faves

Can you believe it’s already Friday again?  Where did the week go?! There is no real theme for this week’s Friday Faves..  other than these are a few of my favorite things right now.  All art related, all colorful,…