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“Celebrate”

I am about to step into alot of celebrations. The past weeks my art has been a finishing process of pieces started and finishing up. I am getting married in less than four weeks. I will begin signing my art

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“The Intersection”

Today was one of those hard days of painting. Thinking, processing, quiet, music, coffee, water, and Gordon through the glass door, out another glass door that is our front outdoor area. It’s like we are together but removed by doors

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“Awaking” Art You Love

“Awaking” just might be Art You Love for a very long time. Hanging a piece of art becomes part of your design story for many years. I have a beautiful painting I bought in 2000. My kids know only this

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Posted in Art Portfolio, Earthy Tones

Scheffler For The Win

It’s was a “Master’s” golf weekend. I really wanted to paint a green jacket. The esteemed green jacket for the winner of the “Master’s Golf Tournement 2022”. On the first day of the Master’s PGA Tournament I was watching one

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Name Change Coming

You may have noticed some changes around this website. In June I will be married and become Mrs. Elizabeth Harris. So it is only appropiate to change this website after 14 years. I will start signing my art as “Elizabeth

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Keep At It

I’m not going to candy coat the emotions that I have experienced over the last three weeks. It is been hard.  It has been challenging. It has been a barrage of emotions colliding with absolute pure excitement as I work

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I Took A Poll

I took a poll on several social media sites and in several private groups. This was hard for me. Putting my artwork out there to be critiqued. I told myself I would not look at the results until after my

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There Is Art In Everything

There is art in everything. It’s like God poured His Holiness into everything beautiful. The colors, the contrast, the dark and the light. The messy, the organized, the highs and the lows our visionary minds start the story and end

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Harrison

Sometimes all the elements of color, design and balance splash onto the canvas. Then the name hits you. And “Harrison” just happened. I was thinking about a name change, soon to be married to a Harris. Asking myself if Harris

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RazMaTaz

Come on say it with me, ” RazMaTaz RazMaTaz”. I don’t know what it is about this piece but it makes me just want to say it over and over again, “RazMaTaz”. Maybe it’s actually razzle metazzo or other ways

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“Holiday Cheer”

I really wanted to paint something special to go above my mantle for the holidays. I think I am my hardest client. I’ve actually wanted to do this for years. The kids always voted for natural green wreaths and lots

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Posted in Christmas Collection

Kayzee

As an artist it is very hard to not take personally the critiques or negative statements one might make about our deeply personal and creative art pieces. Many years ago a customer came into my showroom and purchases an entire

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My Life Today

In the late 80’s I attended the Art Institute of Seattle. I was in their “Advertising and Graphic Design” program. We were given an assignment based on the details of knowing a client. The instructor said that within 30 minutes

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Keeping At It

For the ones who know that keeping at it creates the fun beautiful pieces we paint I am keeping at it. I am encouraging you to do the same. Designing, drawing, erasing and looking for inspiration in my painting. This

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“Esculate” My Emotions

I am sitting here staring at this piece. I have not seen it since May (2021). Is was left on the eisel to dry in a place I visit in California. There I have a space to paint. I painted

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Posted in Art Portfolio, Portland Arts
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