After returning from our trip to Bennington Vermont, for the Society of Animal Artist Annual Exhibition opening, we finally got unpacked and caught up on everything, and have been happily back at our easels this past week. We’ve enjoyed several beautiful days of fall weather here in the Smokies this past week, and have taken advantage of it with daily walks or bike rides! All of my feathered and furry friends are most happy that I am home once again, feeding and spoiling them royally! A few mornings ago, while sitting on the back porch eating breakfast, my Titmouse Stubbs was nearby, eating from his personal peanut crunchy bowl, while another Titmouse, Timymouse, was sitting on top of my head and my little wren Peedeepeeps was begging for worms. I thought . . . how wonderful to be so loved . . . even though it is conditional! Needless to say, I’ve had to make up for lost feedings while we were gone to the SAA show opening last weekend. Not wanting to overload you with photos from our trip to Vermont last week, I saved a few, which I’m sharing with you this week. So sit back and enjoy . . .
~ EXQUISITE MINIATURES Exhibition at the Kenosha Public Museum ~
We are really looking forward to being at the KENOSHA PUBLIC MUSEUM this next weekend for the public reception of our EXQUISITE MINIATURES Exhibition. On Friday, October 18th from 6-8PM we will be leading a Gallery Walk to discuss our paintings in the exhibition. The next morning will be an adult painting workshop with us from 9AM to noon followed by a formal presentation by Wes on miniature art at @2PM. To register for the workshop please call Nancy Mathews at the museum at 262-653-4140. I’ll be sharing photos in my next blog!
Fresh off and on the easel ~ I finished my dog painting this week of a beautiful dog named Sugar Lily which use to belong to my sister, Hayley. Wes is currently working on a painting of a Ruddy Duck.
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Until next time ~ Rachelle