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Exhibition starts today

So, some of you have been wondering what I’ve been up to. I alluded a couple of weeks ago about an exhibition at the Mesquite Fine Art Center and it started today. I entered two pieces for the jurying process … Continue reading

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First post since the 30 in 30 Challenge

I’ve been quite busy with work over the past few days, but I have also been painting. As a matter of fact, I did three paintings on Saturday. I’m entering one in a exhibition so we’ll see how that goes. … Continue reading

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Day 21 of 30 in 30 Challenge – Palette Knife Apple

This is my second painting of the evening and I could tell going in that I wouldn’t feel like doing much clean up when I go finished. So I put the brushes away and pulled out my favorite palette knife … Continue reading

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Day 25 of 30 in 30 Challenge – Apple and Pear

Well, I did this painting using the water soluble oil paints and I’m still not impressed. I used a mix of safflower oil and drying medium for my medium. It still doesn’t give me the feel that I want when … Continue reading

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Day 16 of 30 in 30 Challenge – Still Life 01

Yes, I know. I haven’t posted the Day 15 painting yet. I’m still working on it, but it was giving me some trouble so I took a break and painted this still life. Sometimes you just have to put down … Continue reading

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Day 7 of 30 in 30 Challenge – The Lone Apple

I know, I know. You knew I couldn’t do it. You knew I couldn’t stay away from the apples. Well, I did, sort of. I had this painting done before I said I needed to get away from apples. I … Continue reading

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Day 6 of 30 in 30 Challenge – Apple and Lemon

Click here to go to the Daily Paintworks auction page   Just finished this one up a few minutes ago. That lemon sure gave me a hard time. Bad lemon! It may be time to move away from apples for … Continue reading

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Day 5 of 30 in 30 Challenge – Apple and Mug

Just a very simple one today. You can never go wrong with an apple. And it is quite easy to pull off with just four colors on the palette. This is the Zorn palette with the addition of ultramarine blue. … Continue reading

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Two apples

Two Apples©2013 D Casey5×7″ – Acrylic on linen panel$65.00 + $8.00 shipping (Priority Mail) Here is a new painting I did last night, but I waited until now to post. I wanted to wait and see how much better a … Continue reading

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Apple Calls Kettle Orange

Apple Calls Kettle Orange©2013 D Casey8×10″ – Oil on linen panelClick here to go to the Daily Paintworks auction pageI found this wonderful brass pot at Goodwill and just knew it would produce some great reflections. What do you think? … Continue reading

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