Hawaiian Miniatures

  Please click on the title to read the full post. Hi Everyone! Welcome to the new readers! When I was a kid growing up in Boston, I remember going to the MFA and seeing the Persian miniature collection. I was so enthralled with the tiny details, the brilliant jeweled colors and the stories they […]

Commission is Nearing Completion!

  Please click on the title to read the full post. Hi Everyone! Welcome to the new readers! Yes! The commission of the gate to the South Carolina cemetary is nearing completion. For those of you who like numbers, I have kept track of the hours I put in so far – about 28 from […]

Painting on Silk Part 2

  Please click on the title to read the full post. Hi Everyone! Welcome to the new readers! I’ve made some progress on the silk painting.Here is the mock up of the design again: One of the things I discovered was to make the black darker I had to paint several layers and mix brown, […]