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Sally’s Bunny

Sally’s Bunny

Posted by on Aug 12, 2013 in Fauna | 0 comments

Sally’s Bunny, watercolor, 9 x 7.5″, ©Lynn Davis-Smith Sally is a friend who paints, draws, rides horses, raises kids and has some rabbits! She brought a rabbit to our painting group one day. I tried to sketch it a few times, but the rabbit moved too fast for my pencil. It’s always good to do some quick sketches, though, as it gives you a...

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Juliette

Juliette

Posted by on Aug 8, 2013 in Blog, Faces | 0 comments

Juliette, Watercolor, 15 x 11″, ©Lynn Davis-Smith   I adore this watercolor for a few reasons: It was one of my first successful portraits It was painted during a wonderful workshop at Aravaipa with Ted Nuttall The subject is a little girl in France who is part of my “French family” that I lived with when I was a foreign exchange...

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How I named a painting “Crush”

How I named a painting “Crush”

Posted by on Aug 1, 2013 in Blog, Faces | 0 comments

Crush, Watercolor, 14 x 19″, ©Lynn Davis-Smith   This painting was juried into the 2010 Waterworks show of the Northwest Watercolor Society. I named it “Crush” as in teenage crush, or puppy love, and because my future studio dog, Archie, was literally getting crushed in the sofa! I often sort of agonize about how to name my...

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