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.

Lessism

You all know that I’ve been aiming, and failing, at minimalism for a couple years now.   Last week my brother sent me a photo of boxes of stuff he had cleaned out.  I responded to his text, “minimalism?” and he … Continue reading

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It seems to me….

that abstract painting is very relaxing… I had fun painting this abstract floral. … I so want a warehouse studio so I can sling paint and not worry about the mess. We are wishing you an easy Sunday. We, of course, … Continue reading

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Am Writing…

Well, good thing summer is like winter up north. Too hot to spend much time outdoors, so I’m getting lots of work done. In addition to the blogs, I’m working on two books. Want to finish them both for the … Continue reading

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Happy July 1ST

I hope you’re having a great day. We’re into that part of the summer where the day starts off warm but okay, then at 3 or 4pm we have huge torrential rains… steamy after. That’s what you get when you … Continue reading

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Flowers everywhere…

This is my latest. It’s millions (almost) of layers of acrylic paint on an 18″ x 24″ gallery-wrapped canvas. This time I just kept painting layer after layer until I reached a point where I thought it was finished. I … Continue reading

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Happy Flowers

I’ve been working on this painting this week… As with most paintings, it had its dark moments when I wasn’t sure I was going to pull it off. But am liking this latest version and it may be finished soon. … Continue reading

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Okay, now it’s hot

Hot, hot, hot here.  It’s only in the 80s, but the humidity must be high.  I walk every morning; and these days, I’m melting and drinking a jug of water when I return. But, I’m not so much complaining as … Continue reading

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