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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.

Days 4 and 5 of the 30 in 30 Painting Challenge

Day 4… This one is pen and ink on 140 -pound watercolor paper. Lots of ink. Haven’t drawn one of these in a long time. Enjoyed it. Day 5… This one is acrylic paint on gallery-wrapped canvas. After 4 days … Continue reading

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Day 3 of the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge

This one is called Chatting  and is pen and ink on 140 pound watercolor paper.  Who likes whimsy? Just a short post today to keep up with the paintings. More tomorrow…

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Day 2 of 2018 30 in 30 Challenge

This is Day 2 – a painting for the second day of Leslie Saeta’s 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge.This one is in pen, ink, and Tombow markers on 140-pound watercolor paper. I love whimsy. This one was fun to … Continue reading

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Day 1: September 2018 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge

Day 1 Today’s topic: It’s September 1st and my friend and fellow painter Sheila has talked me into another 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge. Today is the start, and here is Day 1 If you haven’t heard about the … Continue reading

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More flowers…

Sunday flowers. Actually, any day of the week is a good day for flowers. I think I may paint so many florals because real flowers don’t work here with the boys. They think they are food… Guess who loves his … Continue reading

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A Bouquet of Brushes…

I love these brushes. I received this set of flat brushes from Artify to try out.. They are super… I tried them this week with this flower sketch. Smooth… I used acrylic paint on canvas and just played around with … Continue reading

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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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