London Carey St 2, Cityscape

 

London, Carey St 2, Cityscape
Watercolor with Titanium
White
5x7

Slovakia, Bratislava Cityscape, Architecture

Slovakia, Bratislava Cityscape Architecture 2
Watercolor
9x12

Windsor Blue Red Shade was used in place of Ultramarine Blue, which I need to stock up on.
Wouldn't you love to be on this tram?

 

New Jersey, Lambertville October Village Street Scene

New Jersey, Lambertville October Village Street Scene
Watercolor
12x14
I went to Lambertville, NJ to paint yesterday, an absolutely beautiful day.  I took a few photos as well and did a charcoal sketch of this village street scene prior to painting.

Spain, Vigo, Calle de Elduayen, Cityscape


Spain, Vigo, Calle de Elduayen Citycape
Watercolor
15x15

From Google Street View

First painting done with an Alvaro Castagnet #10 brush!  Love the brushes!

Italy, Piazza del Risorgimento, Cityscape, Architecture


Italy, Piazza del Risorgimento Cityscape, Architecture
Watercolor
10x12


Adding enough detail to identify the location.

Italy, Rome, Vatican Museum


Italy, Rome, Vatican Museum, Architecture
Watercolor
8x10


Leaving whites, I used enough detail to suggest the subject.
Cad Yel pale and Winsor Violet, Hookers green with the violet for greens

Thailand Two Seater

Tailand Two Seater
Watercolor/Pen
8x10
 Appealing as a drawing challenge,  I thought this scene found on Google Street View,  would make a good composition as well.  I used cadm orange, thalo gr with cobolt blu, and cad red.

Thailand Market #3 Village Scene Watercolor

Thailand Market Village #3
Watercolor/Pen
8x10
Done a little differently than previous.  I put down a wash last night, then lay the image over.

Thailand Market Watercolor Village Scene

Thailand Market Village Scene
Watercolor
8x10
After a break, I enjoyed this busy market area as sceneon Google Street View

Italy, Verona #2 Boats on Canal

Italy, Verona Boats on Canal
Mixed media
8x10
I love the idea of boats and simplified detail balanced by sky and water-all present in this location
in Verona, Italy

Latvia #3 the Walker

Latvia #3 the Walker
Mixed Media
8x10
Viewed on Google Streetview, I felt this scene would work with no pre -drawing.  It's evident where I made corrections, but I was enjoying it too much to care.

Juemalas pilseta, Latvia Train Crossing

Jurmalas pilseta, Latvia
Watercolor
8x10
The perspective got away from me but I love the dishes on this cottage next to the crossing.  Latvia is the Virtual Paintout location this month.

Jerusalem Distrct, Simtat Ha Ma'ayan, Watercolor/Pen

Simtat Ha Ma'ayan, Jerusalem District
Pen/Watercolor
8x8
This is a beautiful little building that I was unable to identify on Google Map, but you can see it by searching the title.  If you follow the road left, it leads to a small main street that's charming

Italy, Rome, Via dei Fori Imperiali, Watercolor/Pen Architectural Painting

Italy, Rome, Via Fori Imperiali Architectural
Watercolor/Pen
8x10

Done from Google Street View,  the subject of this aarchitectural painting is among the many historic buildings at this local.  You can see it on Google Maps

St Petersburg, Russia, Architectural Pen/Watercolor

St Petersburg, Russia, Architectural Drawing
Pen/Watercolor
9x12
Done recently for the Virtual Paint Out, much of the detail was suggested and simplified

New Jersey, Washington Crossing, Stone Building

New Jersey, Washington Crossing, Stone Building
Watercolor
8x10
$100

This stone building in Washington Crossing Park, was done en plein air yesterday-very warm and very windy!

Italy, Ferruzano, Calabria, Stone Cottage, Watercolor

Italy, Ferruzano, Calabria, Village House Portrait, Stone Cottage
Watercolor
8x10
$100

Done late last night from Google Street View, this stone cottage in Ferruzano, Calabria, Italy caught my eye with the interesting composition and color.
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Russia, Saint Petersburg #2, Pen/Watercolor, Architecture, Village painting

Russia, Saint Petersburg #2, Architecture, Village
Watercolor/Pen
5x7
300lb paper
$100

Done for the Virtual Paint Out, this location in St Petersburg, Russia was found on Google Street View. I enjoyed the combination of architecture, color and chatting friends.
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Thanks for looking!

Elba Island,Italy Plaza Village Scene #2

Elba Island, Italy, Plaza Village Scene #2
Mixed Media
5x7
$99

After getting very picky for a few days, I enjoyed doing this mixed media version.
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Thank you for looking.

Elba Island Italy Village Scene

Elba Island Village Scene
Watercolor/Pen
5x7 (approx)
300lb watercolor paper

I'm enjoying Elba Island for it's varied subject matter and lighting. I think I saw a camp ground.

Elba Island, Piazza Umberto Watercolor/Pen

Elba Island, Piazza Umberto
Watercolor/Pen
5x7

Done from Google Street view for the Virtual Paint Out, this was drawn with the pen, without a pencil drawing first. There are mistakes but it feels more spontaneous and I think that comes across.


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Elba Island Italy, Marciana Marina, Pen/Watercolor

Italy, Elba Island, Marciana Marina
Pen/Watercolor
5x7
300lb

I need to find another way to approach this subject. Too heavy handed for watercolor, too much manipulation with the pen. The drawing is O.K, though.

Cinnamon Bay, St John, USVI, Jan 2012








Cinnamon Bay, St John, USVI
Just came back from a solo camping trip to the national park on St John. Packed everything up, last minute, and went. It was pretty crazy, for me (see past camping entries) but considering, it actually went well and is my favorite place.