Day 11…

   Day 11 of my 30 day challenge. There is that swishy tail I love! For those that don’t know, those swishy tails are one of the reasons I fell in love with saddlebreds. I attended a saddlebred show one year with the intentions of photographing the Friesian classes. I went for the friesians, but…

Struggles of an artist 

  The struggle here is real! Artist issue: eraser marks  I am not sure if you can see them or not, but there are eraser marks and “old” marks all over this canvas!  For those that don’t know, I sketch out each piece directly onto the canvas. Somedays I wish I had a projector….though I…

30 day challenge day 9! 

   Day 9 is here! Now this one I didn’t let the paint run. Instead we did something splashy with the brushes! This piece does look a bit like its a water horse doesn’t it? Sort of an Ariel impression.  This one I do have to say might not be completely done. It’s a struggle…

30 day challenge day 8! 

   Whew! Day 8. Our second week is started! Personally I think it is starting off good. One thing I truly enjoy with this challenge is the ability to play with vibrant colors like teal, magenta, royal blue and red.  I also love the effects of the backgrounds and how each one is completely unique!…

30 paintings in 30 days!

I do believe it is time for another 30 day challenge! When I first started painting horses I challenged myself to do a painting a day for the entire month of March. It was my goal then to perfect (or at least improve) my horses. It was a great success and so interesting to see…