New Morning ~ What Color is Surrender???

New Morning, pastel painting
When I woke this morning the clouds were the most amazing color! The dream I'd been dreaming was right outside my window. Lush olive green trees washed with morning colors ...
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The Secrets of Color

healing color monet's garden
I knew when I left Paris in 2013 that I would carry on Monet's work in color. Yet ~ how could a girl from Virginia do such a thing? In ...
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/ Monet, Oh My! Color

Recipe for Blooming ~ Balance, Energy & Stamina

Recipe for Blooming ~ Balance, Energy & Stamina
Blooming Today's recipe is Blooming! The ingredients for this one include jewel tones, pastels ~ and a few key earth tones. Can you see the earth tones? They're hidden in ...
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Weekly Uplifting Art ~ Meet Me at the Edge of Dreams

Weekly Uplifting Art ~ Meet Me at the Edge of Dreams
An offering this beautiful Sunday morning. A moment of peace and inspiration. Meet Me at the Edge of Dreams. Sometimes we hold onto old things ~ and we don't even ...
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Beautiful Floral Paintings Inspire Home Decor

Beautiful Floral Paintings Inspire Home Decor
I'm tired of my lifeless ivory bedroom! It's time for some blooming color. I'm redesigning the whole suite with fabrics created from these paintings! ...
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What Inspires an Artist?

what inspires artist
How Does an Artist Find Inspiration? You'll be surprised to discover what inspires this artist! Go behind the scenes inside an artist studio to see what inspires paintings, and designs ...
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Life After Death Experience Artist Talks About Paintings

Dorothy Fagan with her father, Jack Fagan
Dorothy Fagan with her father, Jack Fagan Two inspirational talks about life after death will be presented Sept. 6 & 7 at Dorothy Fagan Studio by the Pond in Cobbs ...
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Meet Me at the Water’s Edge

Meet Me at the Water's Edge
Artist Paints Life After Death Story in Her Paintings A World War II vet injured in the Battle of the Bulge, tells his love story through his daughter's paintings. Stunning ...
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Symbolism of Hosta, like Lilies, Inspires Pure Spirit

Symbolism of Hosta, like Lilies, Inspires Pure Spirit
THE WILDFLOWER PROJECT Meaning of Hosta The meaning and symbolism of flowers has always fascinated me. Discovering yet another layer of meaning in my garden, or in a painting is ...
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Wildflowers Inspire Us to Follow Our Dreams ~ A Trip to the Farm

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A world away from goings on in the construction zone of the house, freshly mown pathways led us through the meadow. Butterflies flitted in and out. Sprouts underfoot didn't seem ...
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/ pastels, WILDFLOWER PROJECT

Orchid Watercolor Painting How to Mix Media with Watercolor

Orchid Watercolor Painting
Something was missing from the watercolor sketches I brought home from the botanic garden. What was it? See how I figured it out ...
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Amalfi Coast Watercolor Painting

Amalfi Coast Painting
I began with the feeling of the beautiful aqua green blue sea. A big loaded brush stroke of sparkling green blue turquoise aqua stroked across the center of my handmade ...
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Gloriosa Lily Meaning Journaling Prayer

Gloriosa superba flower opening time lapse
Gloriosa Lily Signifies the Source SKETCHBOOK INSPIRATION Gloriosa Lily represents the source of life. It's curling spiral tendrils and climbing habit signify glory, fame and honor. Covered with corkscrew curls ...
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All Her Glory ~ a Painting and a Purse

All Her Glory ~ a Painting and a Purse
Have you ever wondered why something is still in your life? This painting of dahlia changed since last time. clues as to why helped me understand a new direction for ...
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Inspiration for a Limited Edition of Hand Painted Clutch Bags

All Her Glory hand painted Belgian linen
I sold my first clutch purse over the weekend ~ just a few days after I listed it on etsy! While I plan to make a replacement for the one ...
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DIY Artist Journey

Dorothy Fagan artist
SELF GUIDED ARTIST JOURNEY Embrace the Mountain "I knew it was time for something new. But I didn't have a clue as to what it might be or how to ...
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/ ART, BOOKS, Creativity
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Joy's Garden

Joy's Garden

Joy's Garden