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  • Painting a Sailboat on Somes Sound



    Painting sailboats is almost as much fun as sailing them! YouTube video and step by step instructions on painting a beautiful sailboat on sparkling water!

    2015-05-22

  • Sailing Somes Sound Watercolor Painting



    Watercolor painting of a beautiful wooden sailboat flying in the wind on a perfect sailing day in Maine!

    2015-05-22

  • Sketching a Portrait



    A good portrait sketch is the foundation behind a good watercolor portrait. Follow along as I show how to paint a portrait with step by step instructions.

    2015-05-18

  • Always Take Risks!



    What I'm willing to risk is that with a single stroke of my brush, I can turn what is almost a masterpiece into a disaster. Without the willingness to take that risk, I will never have a masterpiece.

    2015-05-08

  • Painting Blackberry Flowers



    A step by step youtube painting tutorial of blackberry flowers. All the watercolor painting tips for painting white flowers!

    2015-05-07

  • Blackberry Flower Watercolor Painting



    Blackberry flowers are stunningly beautiful, delicate flowers. This watercolor painting is a charming little sketch of blackberries in bloom.

    2015-05-07

  • Painting Rainbow Row, Charleston



    A watercolor painting demonstration of Rainbow Row, Charleston. YouTube video and paint names included!

    2015-05-01

  • Rainbow Row Watercolor Painting



    A beautiful watercolor sketch of Rainbow Row in Charleston, SC.

    2015-05-01

  • Painting a Boy and his Dog



    Portrait painting is one of my great joys and painting my son reading a book to his dog makes it more fun! YouTube video and step by step description of every step (along with paint colors) of this watercolor portrait.

    2015-04-28

  • How to Use a Rigger Brush



    How to get the most out of your liner brush! Beginner to advanced watercolor painting tutorials.

    2015-04-23

  • Painting a Venice Bridge



    This YouTube watercolor painting tutorial of a Venice bridge, the Ponte Chiodo, is a wonderful place to see an artist painting a Venice classic subject. Step by step descriptions and a photo reference included!

    2015-04-07

  • Ponte Chiodo Watercolor Painting



    This beautiful watercolor painting of the Ponte Chiodo in Venice, Italy glows with the color and reflections of the city.

    2015-04-07

  • How to Plan a Painting, a Venice Cathedral



    A behind the scenes look into the process of planning a painting. What do you keep? What do you change or leave out? Here's an artist's story of the sketches and thoughts behind a successful Venice cathedral painting!

    2015-03-05

  • A Dog's Life



    A lazy dog and a sketchbook. The perfect way to spend an afternoon! I show you the process of sketching my dog in watercolor.

    2015-03-04