Author Archives: loubelcher

About loubelcher

I'm a freelance artist and writer. I enjoy anything whimsical and my art and writing generally concentrate on the lighter side of life.

Jumpstarting 2019

This piece is the large floral (24″ x 30″) painting. On gallery-wrapped canvas that I completed in the fall workshop I did with Lynn Whipple. The workshop was wonderful. I have a couple more paintings from that 3-day workshop that … Continue reading

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Whip this up in minutes…

Ha! Just kidding… This recipe actually takes quite a bit of time but is therapeutic to do… I posted this on The Helpful Blogger yesterday. Thought you might like to see it. You could make a vegan very thankful on … Continue reading

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Maybe your skin is tighter than mine….

Maybe your skin is tighter than mine — especially around the jowls — but this happened to me Saturday at the book fair…… While sitting there, I worked on the above pen and ink. A lady came by and loved … Continue reading

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The Book/Art Fair

Writing Spent today and will spend tomorrow at the Meet the Authors’ Book Fair. Lots of energy throughout the day… Sold a couple books and hope to sell more tomorrow. All-in-all, the authors said sales of books were down. I … Continue reading

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Artworks is upon us.

Art If you’re near Melbourne, Florida, don’t miss the Artworks fine art festival in the Eau Gallie Arts District. It’s a great outdoor festival. It’s on Saturday and Sunday, November 17 and 18. One of my paintings this week…. I’m … Continue reading

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Getting back to normal… whatever that is.

Art The 30 – Day Challenge ended last Sunday. Here is a collage including all of the paintings. It was a fun challenge. I’ve made all of these into hand-painted greeting cards . They are for sale in my gallery. … Continue reading

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A Bloomin’Good Time

Art I am right on track this time with the 30 in 30 Painting Challenge. Today I will post Day 23. This year, I am painting 10″ x 7″ paintings on 140-pound watercolor paper, then folding them in half to … Continue reading

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