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Goeres Park

10 x 8 Plein Air Pastel on Uart sanded paper. The day was beautiful.
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The Greening.......18x24

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Historic Homes of Roswell

Bulloch Hall
Bulloch Hall in Spring

I'm a bit of a fanatic and tend to do things to the extreme, good or bad, it's just my personality. Of course painting is one of those things, I'm obsessed with it—just want to be…


Posted by Ed Cahill on April 15, 2015 at 9:10am — 2 Comments

Adventures at Hook with Thelma and Louise!!!

Well folks you may have guessed by now that I have a little camper van, an R V to my American friends. Last week I went to Hook Head for a couple of days with Thelma, my camper van, to paint.

I have gotten a tad more organised lately, and I load up my pochade before I even get got the vehicle, saves time and procrastination when I arrive at my painting spot!

Weather was fantastic when I arrived at around ten am. I got painting right away and had made my first painting by noon.

I… Continue

Posted by Louise Treacy on April 14, 2015 at 4:19am

Packing and Transporting Painting Materials for Travel



I carry an empty half-sized french easel in a nylon backpack that also holds my sketchbook and a few pencils. I have a canvas satchel or a rolling backpack that holds panels and pre-cut flat pieces of linen that I carry in a makeshift portfolio out of thin foamcore. I tape the piece of linen to the backside of the board when I…


Posted by Jeanean Songco Martin on April 3, 2015 at 12:13am


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