Friday, March 13, 2015

journal page, handmade stamps and collage papers

choose your companion wisely when 

traveling through the desert

ink and acrylic

since january i have done a painting a day

through february.  it was so enjoyable that 

i have continued.  i am also taking the amazing and generous

misty mawn's online workshop, art entwined.  i have taken her

workshops for three years now.  she always offers more

than you can wish for and from it a supportive online

community of artists collect to share.

 i will be posting some of the

pieces in the next few weeks.

acrylic a la andy warhol, self portrait

collage using a copy of an original painting

have a lovely weekend.

it is unseasonably warm here 

in southern california.  today in the 90's.

redondo beach, sunset

posting with paint party friday.  thank you 
eva and  kristin who have hosted the party for 4 years today
and to all of the artists who participate by sharing
their beautiful work


  1. nice pieces

    happy PPF

    much love...

  2. Wonderful paintings Irene and great selfie...Love it!

    Hugs Giggles

  3. I love your self portrait. A painting a day is totally impressive I have to say. So fulfilling to be able to keep that up since January - way to go, Girl!!

  4. Nice work Irene - and how wonderful to be painting or drawing something every single day! I started a 15 postcards project on just so I would Have to keep my fingers painting or drawing! Love your collages!

  5. Your collage, the first photo, really caught my attention, it looks terrific.
    Great selfie too, with the restricted colour palette, very clever.

  6. Nice to see you posting again after a break. Particularly like the ink and acrylic one.

  7. Great work Irene. Have a great day and enjoy the sun.

  8. they are al beautiful paintings Irene! Happy PPF and enjoy that warm weather I am SO waiting for here in PA!

  9. Very neat collection! I really like the camel and the grayscale woman.

  10. Irene, i love the self portrait "a la Warhol"! And you have no idea what i'd give to be where you are today (with temperatures in the 90s!) We are being blasted with yet another snow storm here today. Winter feels like it will never end here. :( Wishing you a wonderful week ahead. xx

  11. I am just in love with the self-portrait. If I did not already know you I would say, "I want to know this lady."