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Talk To Me-Big Oil Paintings-Waterworks Gallery

Talk To Me-Big Oil Paintings-Waterworks Gallery

The first layer of paint; the impulsive, spontaneous, urgent, drippy first layer is calling out to be seen. This fundamental part of the painting has always peeked through in my work. This time, it has a voice. Not an utterance or murmur but a declaration.  Please...

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New Paintings!!!! Art Show Friday-Saturday

New Paintings!!!! Art Show Friday-Saturday

Come see my new work this coming Friday and Saturday. September 13-14, 11am-8pm Refreshments and music 6-8pm Art Over The Harbor Group Show       Grange Hall  - Friday Harbor I've been getting a lot of new work done. Some big paintings - 4 feet X 4 feet and small...

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Want to watch me paint?

Want to watch me paint?

  I have been painting happily, enjoying the long days and warm weather. I just wanted to give you a heads up on what I have going on in the near future. Come and see me at the fair. I will be working on a couple of oil paintings Thursday August 15th 4:30-6:30pm...

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Studio Tour & Preview

Studio Tour & Preview

Hello Friends, This is my busy time of year, for sure. Loving all the hours in the studio. If you are on instagram you have been watching my work in progress. https://www.instagram.com/teresasmithart/ The San Juan Island Artists Studio Tour is June 1-2....

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A Smallish Art Show – This Saturday:)

A Smallish Art Show – This Saturday:)

A few artists are getting together to display some new work. Stop by and visit with us. Located at Atelier in Friday Harbor. Next to Waterworks Gallery in the little mall. This Saturday the 11th, 10-2pm. Hope I get to see you there. Teresa

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Cold Feet And Cold Wax

Cold Feet And Cold Wax

My feet have finally warmed up. Boy that studio was cold this winter. Is it just me, or is 29 degrees too cold for paint to flow? That was the day I moved my easel into the living room. Then, as quickly as it got cold, it warmed up. I went from needing my North Face...

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DIY – Light Your Paintings Yourself

DIY – Light Your Paintings Yourself

Light Your Paintings Without Calling an Electrician You just bought a beautiful piece of art and brought it home. The light just isn’t right, and it doesn’t look as good as it did in the gallery. You do a little research and understand you SHOULD have installed track...

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One Iris

One Iris

My first little iris is blooming. What a cheerful welcome this morning. I hear it is 30 degrees below zero back east. That was normal growing up in Quebec. 30 degrees below zero was not on the news back then. It was just January. Freezing one’s ears was a thing in...

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You are invited . . .

You are invited . . .

Today I am writing to let you know that my work will be on display at the San Juan Island Museum of Art (SJIMA) February 14, 4 – 8 pm. Admission is FREE. Enjoy refreshments and music too. Valentine’s Day and 4th Anniversary Celebration   The event is on...

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