THE ULTIMATE BLOG CHALLENGE DAY 19
March 2011, my team at office decided to go for a trip to Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh. The trip ended up being on of the most memorable ones I have ever had, of course, because of the tigers we spotted but also because we did lot of pre-planning before the trip. As it was a safari to the jungles which inspired out very own Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling, we decided to have a Jungle Book theme for our trip. We started off by choosing a character from the story... read more »
MAG TV NA ATO NI ... SAY NI MAMA segment visited us for a taping on HOW TO DO PLATE PAINTING which will be aired on Sunday, May 19, 2013. Margie, their pretty mom host who is also my schoolmate in college learned a new craft on that very hot afternoon. It was another fruitful experience for me with all the takes, filming, and cuts. Thank you so much for visiting our humble abode and I look forward to teaching moms and kids out there another new and awesome crafts as always! Thanks to Margie and to all ... read more »
oil on '2' canvases
both 45 x 60cm read more »
I had such a great time! It wasnt great because it was exciting (not that it wasnt)it was great because it was so RELAXING. Walking through the festival, looking at all of the wonderful works of art, tends to relax me and really make me thankful for all that God has given me. Its amazing [...] read more »
16" x 20"
Oil On Canvas
Allow me to introduce Mrs. Lola. This is a recent commission for a client that will be opening a restaurant in Oklahoma City. The restaurant will be named in honor of his grandmother, Mrs. Lola and the portrait will be displayed there. I'll let you know when it's open for business!
I've been busy and have a lot of other portraits and paintings to share, but especially wanted to show you this one.
As always - Live Creatively!
Liz read more »
Last week my painting Viola Song became a book cover for an eBook The Ostracism Of Ophelia by Claire Fitzpatrick. I got me a copy of it, you can also support a young author by purchasing it - The Ostracism Of Ophelia. Claire told me that the story of a book actually very similar to the painting [...] read more »
It's time for a change....thought I'd leave the 'figurative landscapes' for a while, try a few nudes.
They are painted in oils on 2 stretch canvases size 45 x 60cm. read more »
'Sunset Beach Walk'
oil on stretched canvas
30 x 30cm
.....close up of figure
.....under-painting read more »
'Let's Get Some Bait'
Oil on stretched canvas
30 x 30cm
....close up read more »
Today is one of those busy weekends when everyone has something planned (except for me, hah!) Safa left home before 7:30am for day two of a debate tournament in another high school in the area. Last night it was after 10:30pm when she got home. Hopefully today she will be back during daylight hours. She likes to stay with her friends to watch the awards, regardless if she qualifies for quarter or semi-finals.And Hamza was at his school by 7:30 too. Zakir dropped him off for the State high school math tou... read more »