Posts Tagged: acrylic painting

Painted Table

  Here’s the table, painted and waiting for dinner.  An interesting thing happened as I put the polycrylic coating on the table top.  I painted the design with acrylic paint and after letting it dry for 24 hours, I put an

Painted Table

  Here’s the table, painted and waiting for dinner.  An interesting thing happened as I put the polycrylic coating on the table top.  I painted the design with acrylic paint and after letting it dry for 24 hours, I put an

Aloft

ALOFT is a painting I did a while back to hang above my dining room table.  It’s large…6 X 4 feet… and helps to bring the color I wanted into the dining room from the living room.  It has been

Aloft

ALOFT is a painting I did a while back to hang above my dining room table.  It’s large…6 X 4 feet… and helps to bring the color I wanted into the dining room from the living room.  It has been

The Newspaper Quilt

If you’ve been wondering what’s going on in the studio, this is one piece…actually two (a diptych)…that I recently finished.  This quilt is made from painted newspaper, cut and sewn onto muslin with a batting and backing. I painted the

The Newspaper Quilt

If you’ve been wondering what’s going on in the studio, this is one piece…actually two (a diptych)…that I recently finished.  This quilt is made from painted newspaper, cut and sewn onto muslin with a batting and backing. I painted the

Painting on Cotton … Feathers

I haven’t spent much time in the studio this week, but today I’m back at it full force!  I am quilting the painted fabric piece shown in my previous post and am excited about finishing this quilt. After a few days of

Painting on Cotton … Feathers

I haven’t spent much time in the studio this week, but today I’m back at it full force!  I am quilting the painted fabric piece shown in my previous post and am excited about finishing this quilt. After a few days of

Painting on Canvas and …

This small painting was done using the same palette knife technique I have used in my more recent paintings.  I have been pleased with this technique, have gotten comfortable with it, so why can’t I try using the same method

Painting on Canvas and …

This small painting was done using the same palette knife technique I have used in my more recent paintings.  I have been pleased with this technique, have gotten comfortable with it, so why can’t I try using the same method

3 Short Notes and Back to Painting

I’m ready to start painting again, but wanted to post a few notes first. A few weeks ago, I attended the SOFA (Sculptural Objects and Functional Art) expo in Chicago.  Galleries from around the country represent their best fine craft artists in

3 Short Notes and Back to Painting

I’m ready to start painting again, but wanted to post a few notes first. A few weeks ago, I attended the SOFA (Sculptural Objects and Functional Art) expo in Chicago.  Galleries from around the country represent their best fine craft artists in

SAQA Benefit Auction in Houston

My quilt, SQUARES I, is one of the SAQA Benefit Quilts to be auctioned at the International Quilt Festival in Houston, Oct. 31 – Nov. 4.  A group of quilts donated to SAQA , curated by collectors Warren and Nancy Brakensiek, will

SAQA Benefit Auction in Houston

My quilt, SQUARES I, is one of the SAQA Benefit Quilts to be auctioned at the International Quilt Festival in Houston, Oct. 31 – Nov. 4.  A group of quilts donated to SAQA , curated by collectors Warren and Nancy Brakensiek, will