Category Archives: birdwatching

Virtual Paintout #1 – Valparaiso, Chile

I wanted to go ahead and get this one posted. I’ve been working on it for a few days and have maybe seven or eight hours in it. I think I could make it a whole lot nicer with a … Continue reading

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Day 29 of the 30 Day Challenge – Flight of the Egret

Flight of the Egret©2013 D Casey5×7″ – Oil on linen panelClick here to go to the Daily Paintworks auction pageHere is the next to last painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge. This is one of my favorites. … Continue reading

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Day 28 of the 30 Day Challenge – Egret Island

Here we are with just a couple of paintings to go and I find myself what to do for a grand finale. I’m thinking of going big, something in the 16×20 or 18×24 range. Haven’t decided yet. With this painting … Continue reading

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Day 19 of the 30 Day Challenge – Searching for Take-Out

Had a bit of paint left over from yesterday’s painting so I decided to do another one. Again, I kept mostly to the bristle brushes, but did go to a linen panel. Mostly because I wanted to do a small … Continue reading

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Day 10 of the 30 Day Challenge – The Hunter

Got into the type of work that I will focus on during the last fifteen days of this challenge. I want to see how much improvement I can discern at the 30 day mark and this painting is a good … Continue reading

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