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Stepping out on the limb

As you know I love to draw and paint but I seldom do much in the way of showing my art. I  post here and on Instagram, but I've never put anything out in a shop etc. During the last 30 days thou I showed at 2 different places. The Crawl at the Mall in Nashville and The Art Crawl in Murfreesboro. These were kind of big deals to me cause I'm not comfortable yet showing my art. It's also an odd experience for me to be standing by my art in this environment. It took me a good bit to feel comfy in my tent at shows selling jewelry, but that has become easy. Maybe if I do a few more of these it will get better too. I have the hardest time talking to people about myself. I think it might be a common issue? If you don't have issues with this please give me tips.

Nashville Show
 Murfreesboro Art Crawl @ Dreaming of Color
New painting done with Alcohol Inks - first try at this and  I love how vivid the colors are. 
And meanwhile back at the bench there is fun stuff going on. 
This is h…

Back In The Happy Spot

I've been out of the creative loop the past few weeks. I was helping take care of a friend who had a knee replacement. The surgery went OK and now they are back to driving and getting around fine.
So today I have much to do. Since I didn't twist a wire, sew a stitch or do much of anything I'm ready to get back to fun stuff. I did how ever get a painting almost completed during that period. It's still not completed but here's a peek. I'm not comfortable painting humans but I need a lot of practice. Her hair is a pour painting. This was an experiment in several ways. 


Sadly all these experiments are piling up and I need more supplies so there will be a starving artist sale on my paintings here very soon. I will be putting them in my Etsy shop for very low prices just to get them gone and blank canvases back in here. So if you want to help out buy a cheep painting. Most will be under $25 + shipping. 

Went to the Nashville Zoo Tuesday and saw the new updates and new s…