April 30, 2013

"Under the Poppies"

Under the Poppies
Mouse & Ladybug
Original Small Format Painting
Colored pencil & acrylic paint
Stonehenge 90lb paper
Paper size: 3½” X 5¾”
Outside of matt: 5”X7”
Opening in matt: 3”X5”
Date of work: April 2013

Relaxing on a warm spring day upon the comfortable leaf of the wild poppy plant, this little mouse has a lovely conversation with a very friendly ladybug.

April 19, 2013

Playing in the Grass

 Playing in the Grass
Cat & Mouse
Original Small Format Painting
Acrylic paint
Strathmore 100% cotton rag paper
Paper size: 3½” X 5½”
Outside of matt: 5”X7”
Opening in matt: 3”X5”
Date of work: April 2013

Both the cat and the mouse were startled when they were interrupted from their play in the grass.


April 17, 2013

Spring Tranquility Bunny

Spring Tranquility Bunny
Original Small Format Painting
Acrylic paint
Strathmore 100% cotton rag paper
Paper size: 5.4” X 7.4”
Outside of matt: 8”X10”
Opening in matt: 5”X7”
Date of work: April 2013
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As the beginning of spring deepens, pink flowers make their appearance in the ever greening meadow while a bunny reposes in the tranquility of this miraculous season.

April 9, 2013

"Watched from Below"

“Watched from Below”
Cat & Titmouse Bird
Original ACEO painting
2½”X3½” – (official aceo size)
Watercolor, pastel pencil & acrylic
Stonehenge 90lb paper
Date of work: April 2013
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Timmy Titmouse had an uncomfortable feeling that he was being watched so he looked down and realized the young cat had discovered his location from below.  He decided that he would move up to a higher spot on the branch and wait until the kitten had lost interest before he returned to the feeders.

April 8, 2013

Spring Mouse 2013





Spring Mouse 2013
Original ACEO painting
2½”X3½” – (official aceo size)
Watercolor, colored pencil & acrylic
Stonehenge 90lb paper
Date of work: April 2013
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Accompanying the arrival of the new spring flowers are the new spring mice.  This little mouse is very shy and tries to hide behind the foliage.


April 3, 2013

"Spring Song 2013"

Spring Song 2013
Original ACEO painting
2½”X3½” – (official aceo size)
Watercolor, pastel pencil & acrylic
Stonehenge 90lb paper
Date of work: April 2013
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It’s time to celebrate the miracle of spring!

April 2, 2013

Baby Duck Yellow & Spring Green

Baby Duck Yellow & Spring Green
Original Small Format Painting
Acrylic paint on 90lb heavy weight paper
Prepared with black gesso before painting
Paper size: 5½ X 7¼”
Outside of matt: 8”X10”
Opening in matt: 5”X7”
Date of work: April 2013
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These little baby ducks show great courage as they enter the water for the first time, while their mother watches protectively.