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Sketching through Ireland

                                                                                  Pub Crawling, ink on paper, September, 2018 My husband and I have just returned from a two week road trip through Ireland.  I always travel with my watercolors … Continue reading

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Nesting Cormorants, Audubon Park, New Orleans

Sketches from Savannah, Ga., Apalachacola, Fla. and the Garden District, Audubon Park, New Orleans, LA Continue reading

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Sketches from Italy

Sketches from Rome, Bologna, Milan, Italy. Continue reading

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“Lady Madonna, Children At Your Feet”

“Lady Madonna, Children At Your Feet”,  oil on canvas, 30x54in.?, originally uploaded by ahtravis. Longyear Gallery, Margaretville, NY opened a new show last week, with the reception on Saturday night.  I exhibited my “Lady Madonna, Children At Your Feet” to the … Continue reading

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Turkeys in back yard

Turkeys in back yard, pastel on paper, 22inx5ft., originally uploaded by ahtravis. Turkeys; sketches to painting I’m in Massachusetts.  A flock of 20 or more wild turkeys roam the yard and neighborhood.  We hear them gobbling before daylight.  They are … Continue reading

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Music in the mountains, sketch 5

Music in the mountainsts, sketch 5, originally uploaded by ahtravis. In the summer of 2008, I attended several musical events in my community. Of course I carried my sketchbook. I had imagined that I would be like Degas and focus … Continue reading

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