Category Archives: Stories

More From The Workshop

As promised, here are some more fun photographs from our workshop last weekend. This first one is of LeAnn – at least that’s what most of you know her as. Her real name is Leslie, and I’m sure you can … Continue reading

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Pastel Workshop March 2nd-4th 2012

    Well, this last weekend we had the first workshop conducted in my studio. The reason this is exciting, is because up till now all the workshops I have conducted have either been in a hotel conference room or … Continue reading

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Another Painted Horse

And then I painted ANOTHER horse. I kind of like this kind of horse painting….much less intricate. Made me look like I had something terrible happen to my right hand though. Ended up with red paint smeared all over my … Continue reading

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For those of you that saw Wade’s comment about why I hadn’t painted Archer yet….here is the wonderful Archer. 🙂 Wade was generous enough to ask me if I wanted to ride Archer, bareback and in the river, in the … Continue reading

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Horses In Art

I don’t know how many of you are familiar with Horses In Art but it is a gorgeous magazine devoted to equine art and artists.  Davina has a huge passion for horses AND art so she bought the magazine a … Continue reading

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Even More Pastel Making

So, Meli. I’m getting around to answering your question now. You asked if our home made pastels were “smooth or lumpy”… they are. I’ll let you judge for yourself. Be careful what you say because the ugliest ones are MINE!!!! … Continue reading

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