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Free Rangin' - A new painting!

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Free Rangin' 20" x 16" oil on canvas framed $650.00 Available Here!
This was such a fun painting to do and definitely a different choice of subject for me. Never thought I would be painting cows but this particular circumstance came from a great photo shoot that landed me some wonderful reference photos to work from. I really loved the playfulness of this cow and worked to express that part. This painting is available in myEtsy shop.It is framed with a rustic style, handmade, mesquite frame that suits the mood of the painting well.
Here are some evolution shots for those who enjoy watching a painting in progress...

New Mandala - "Utpala Spring"

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It has been a very long time since I have posted on my blog - too long. Everything has changed on here and I am having to relearn stuff...
The reason it has been so long is blamed on two facebook pages, twitter, blogger, linkedin, etsy, flickr, behance and of course my personal website. I pretty much drove myself crazy and quit everything! The good part about it was is it gave me time to be creative and actually paint some paintings- imagine that!
One of the paintings that came from this is " Utpala Spring " a 20" x 24" colorful and vibrant mandala with a few new added techniques. I haven't been able to get a photo to do it justice yet. However, as you can see from the above photo,  it's "kitty approved" so there ya go:)) lol...
I named it "Utpala" because of the blue lotus flowers that emerged in this piece. Utpala is the Sanskrit word for lotus or blue lotus, it has several other beautiful meanings as well, so it seemed the appropriat…