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Watercolor- Fast & Loose class through Wake County Adult Education. Begins 5/30

  Man, they will let anyone on the cover of magazines these days…..   🙂 Just kidding.  I was honored to be featured on the cover of the current Adult Education Catalog with Wake County Public Schools System. I will be teaching a 6 week course beginning May 30th at Sanderson HS.  I hope you can join us as I focus… (more…)

Student work from Watercolor Pouring Workshop

Earlier this month I had a Watercolor Pouring class at Jerry’s Artarama in Raleigh, NC. It was a super talented group- take a look at their finished paintings:         Rest assured, I will be taking lessons from these ladies in a few years.  🙂 I will be teaching more watercolor techniques at Jerry’s in the future.  Take… (more…)

Commissioned work

My first two commissioned pieces were paintings I did for my German friends married in Switzerland at the Hospiz Grimsel (paintings below). These full sheet watercolors (22×30″) were based on photographs I shot in Switzerland. While I wasn’t paid for these images (they were their wedding gifts), the idea was the same as a commission- I knew what they wanted,… (more…)

Waverly Arts Group- gallery in Cary, NC

Last month I was approached by Gary Bradley, the owner of Waverly Arts Group in Cary, NC.  Gary had several openings in the studio and asked me if I was interested in joining the gallery and displaying my watercolors. So I thought for half-a-second: “Hum, this is the gallery where Dan Nelson (the guy who paints with two hands), Rocky… (more…)

World of Art Showcase (WOAS 2013)- Raleigh, NC

Next weekend the World of Art Showcase will be held at the Raleigh Convention Center.  The VIP premier opening is October 31st from 5-10pm and the show opens to public November 1-3rd.  Admission is $15 if purchased online or $30 at the door. Or if you attend on Raleigh First Friday, admission is free November 1st from 7-10pm. With over… (more…)