Bloomin’ Poppies in Pen

Step 1   My Watercolor  Plan is a new adventure for me—Not only Painting Flowers, but also Outlining in Ink. Step 2   Blooms or Oozles (that is what they are called) on watercolor paper are made by brushing on a solid color

Bloomin’ Poppies in Pen

Step 1   My Watercolor  Plan is a new adventure for me—Not only Painting Flowers, but also Outlining in Ink. Step 2   Blooms or Oozles (that is what they are called) on watercolor paper are made by brushing on a solid color

The Wild Wild West

Virginia City is less than an hour from Bozeman, Montana. It’s very touristy, but a great photo-op especially for my brother, Dean Sauskojus. I am the one that took these photos, but check out Dean’s web page and blog, http://dsphoto.photoshelter.com  for

The Wild Wild West

Virginia City is less than an hour from Bozeman, Montana. It’s very touristy, but a great photo-op especially for my brother, Dean Sauskojus. I am the one that took these photos, but check out Dean’s web page and blog, http://dsphoto.photoshelter.com  for

Chihuahua’s Red Painted Toenails

 Beringer   VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL Beringer House Arabians is a colorful place to visit. Quinacridone Rose egg cartons full of Burnt Sienna eggs. Cadmium Red Deep painted toenails on an adorable and intelligent Ink Black Chihuahua with a faint White Gouache

Chihuahua’s Red Painted Toenails

 Beringer   VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL Beringer House Arabians is a colorful place to visit. Quinacridone Rose egg cartons full of Burnt Sienna eggs. Cadmium Red Deep painted toenails on an adorable and intelligent Ink Black Chihuahua with a faint White Gouache

Man in a Tutu?

   The Renaissance Man? was such an interesting character! Here are a few steps. This is a watercolor on 300 lb. paper. The underpainting is the start. I begin with blocking the face and hands of the man and his

Man in a Tutu?

   The Renaissance Man? was such an interesting character! Here are a few steps. This is a watercolor on 300 lb. paper. The underpainting is the start. I begin with blocking the face and hands of the man and his

Tapestry of Fine Work

Salal Spring Art Festival VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL   I love how Hiedi Bauer, Faculty Advisor of the Salal Review, writes about the editors and contributors, “I am satisfied that the continuity of the magazine rests intact. Most important to

Tapestry of Fine Work

Salal Spring Art Festival VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL   I love how Hiedi Bauer, Faculty Advisor of the Salal Review, writes about the editors and contributors, “I am satisfied that the continuity of the magazine rests intact. Most important to

Bright Paint Speckled on My Toes

Before I even started blogging, I took photos of my paintings in progression. I would print, just on printer paper, so I could make corrections on that paper, before I put my brush on watercolor paper or canvas again. This

Bright Paint Speckled on My Toes

Before I even started blogging, I took photos of my paintings in progression. I would print, just on printer paper, so I could make corrections on that paper, before I put my brush on watercolor paper or canvas again. This

The Salal Review

I was very excited to see posters for the The Salal Review advertising for the publication and the Salal Spring Arts Festival at LCC in Longview.   One of my paintings, Event Horizon, is shown on the poster. You can pick

The Salal Review

I was very excited to see posters for the The Salal Review advertising for the publication and the Salal Spring Arts Festival at LCC in Longview.   One of my paintings, Event Horizon, is shown on the poster. You can pick