Author Archives: Carol

About Carol

A mild-mannered mom, and wielder of oil paint coated brushes.

Saturday – First day painting outside in 2019

  I adore the roof at my studio with its wonderful jumble of compressed urban & working waterfront views. The air is fresh, the gulls hovering and the space is endless. There are bridges, junkyards, freighters, church spires, roof decks … Continue reading

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At the StoveFactory this weekend –

I’ll have paintings at the StoveFactory Gallery this weekend – the reception is Friday 4/5 from 6-9pm and gallery hours on Saturday & Sunday from 11-5pm. I’ll be gallery sitting on Sunday from 3-5pm. Please stop by.

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Heads, week 10 homework: with Catherine Kehoe at Mass Art

The homework from week 10 – colors are a better match than last week, the drawing not so much. One of the challenges with the use of historical paintings to recreate in these exercises is they are all about subtle … Continue reading

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Now for an evening of palette knife

There are times when painting with a palette knife is really satisfying, and tonight, when with the last strokes I added the cheeks hinting of rose, I felt like I did it right. Enjoy your week everyone! The details: 6×6 … Continue reading

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