Quote Monday

“We’re an impossibility in an impossible universe.” -Ray Bradbury (PBS interview with Maya Angelou, 1975) Paper: Arches Watercolor Paper 300gsm Cold Press Paint: Daniel Smith Watercolor, Holbein Gouache Brushes: Protege 512 Flat, MyArtscape 5 round, Other: Winsor Newton Masking Fluid, Uniball Signo white gel pen +quote added in Photoshop +minor Photoshop level adjustments Happy Quote … Read moreQuote Monday

Quote Monday

“The dark does not destroy the light; it defines it.” ― Brené Brown Paper: Arches Watercolor Paper 300gsm Cold Press Paint: Daniel Smith Watercolor, Holbein Watercolor Brushes: Protege 512 Flat, MyArtscape 5 round, Other: Winsor Newton Masking Fluid, Uniball Signo white gel pen +quote added in Photoshop +minor Photoshop level adjustments Happy Quote Monday, friends! … Read moreQuote Monday

Total Solar Eclipse Experience 2017

I was so blessed to be able to view the total solar eclipse on Monday. I drove east of Hopkinsville, KY with Jason and friends and camped out Sunday night in a large field. More of our friends joined us the day of. It’s hard to put my experience into words: Once the eclipse glasses … Read moreTotal Solar Eclipse Experience 2017

Quote Monday

“Men often hate each other because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don’t know each other; they don’t know each other because they cannot communicate; they cannot communicate because they are separated.” -Martin Luther King, Jr. Paper: Fluid Watercolor Paper 300gsm Cold Press Paint: Daniel Smith watercolor Brushes: Protege 512 Flat, … Read moreQuote Monday

Quote Monday

“There’s only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self” -Aldous Huxley (Time Must have a Stop -1944) Paper: Arches Watercolor Paper 300gsm Cold Press Paint: Daniel Smith watercolor and Holbein Gouache Brushes: Protege 512 Flat, MyArtscape 5 round, Loew-Cornell 5/0 round Pen: Ohto Graphic Liners, Pentel … Read moreQuote Monday

Quote Monday

“We are ready at last to set sail for the stars.” -Carl Sagan (Cosmos) Paper: Arches Watercolor Paper 300gsm Cold Press Paint: Daniel Smith watercolor and Holbein Gouache Brushes: Protege 512 Flat Brush Other: Winsor and Newton Masking Fluid +quote added in Photoshop +minor Photoshop level adjustments Happy Quote Monday, friends! I’m re-reading Cosmos by … Read moreQuote Monday

Quote Monday

“We have lingered long enough on the shores of the cosmic ocean.” ― Carl Sagan, Cosmos Paper: Arches Watercolor Paper 300gsm Cold Press Paint: Daniel Smith watercolor and Holbein Gouache Brushes: Protege 512 Flat Brush Other: Winsor and Newton Masking Fluid +quote added in Photoshop +minor Photoshop level adjustments Happy Quote Monday, friends! I’m re-reading … Read moreQuote Monday

Quote Monday

“How small the vastest of human catastrophes may seem, at a distance of a few million miles.” – H.G. Wells (The Star http://commapress.co.uk/resources/online-short-stories/the-star-h.g.-wells/) Paper: Arches Watercolor Paper 300gsm Cold Press Paint: Daniel Smith and Holbein Brushes: Protege 512 Flat Brush Other: Bombay white India ink diluted, Winsor and Newton Masking Fluid +quote added in Photoshop … Read moreQuote Monday

Quote Monday

“We began as wanderers, and we are wanderers still.” -Carl Sagan (Cosmos) Paper: Arches Watercolor Paper 300gsm Cold Press Paint: Daniel Smith and Holbein Brushes: Protege 512 Flat Brush Other: Bombay white India ink diluted, Winsor and Newton Masking Fluid +quote added in Photoshop +minor Photoshop level adjustments Happy Quote Monday, friends! A little reflection … Read moreQuote Monday

Quote Monday

They thought I was a Surrealist, but I wasn’t. I never painted dreams. I painted my own reality. -Frida Kahlo (Time Magazine, “Mexican Autobiography” (27 April 1953)) Available for purchase as a 5×7 print here: http://sjanemills.bigcartel.com/product/frida-5×7-print Pencil: Tombow Mono HB Paper: Arches 300 gsm Cold Press Pen: Ohto Graphic Liner 005-03 Paint: Daniel Smith Brushes: MyArtscape … Read moreQuote Monday