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Christmas Mermaids

Well ....what have I been painting?.......Christmas Mermaids for my granddaughters & niece. I am not familiar with arcylics and they have actually been making me crazy, trying to find out which ones I like better, full body, or the more liquid ones, which brushes work the best, what the coverage is like, how fast they dry and also found out you do not want to use a permentt marker on the canvas and try to paint over it, the marker continues to show through- lots of frustration.

I painted 5 small individual paintings for my youngest granddaughter, then mermaids for the older girls, I thought the mermaids may have not been cute enough so I re-did them,....I felt as if I was doing the 12 days of Christmas......1 starfish, 1 seahorse, 1 whale, 1 turtle, 1 mini mermaid, 3 large mermaids, 3 mermaids with dolphins..and a paaarrrrtiged in a pair tree (total of 11 paintings) .. it would have been easier to have just bought presents - which I did that too, because I didn't know how the …

"Bonita Springs" & "The Villages in Florida

I have just added "Bonita Springs" & "The Villages to my 2012 schedule in November - should be lots of FUN.

November 7-9, 2012 The Villages FL contact Bev Baugh

November 12-16, 2012 Bonita Springs FL
contact Jake Hand Education Director Center for the Arts of Bonita Springs Phone: 239.495.8989

Victoria workshop

Wow we have only had registration open for 4 days for my Victoria workshop and it's full with a wait list. Amazing ! If you are still interested, please add your name to the list you never know. Hope to see you soon. Birgit

Workshop in Victoria, BC

I have been asked to do workshop in Brentwood Bay Victoria, BC in February 2012 close to Butchart Gardens. I know it is short notice - anyone interested?
Please contact Contact information Sam Boethner 250-652-2827 or send Sam a message on FB Sam L. Boehner