Hello!

Taking a break from the painting table to say hello. It's that season again, and I'm painting some new pieces for a gallery event next month in OKC. I wanted to show you my bluegrass family band painting, shown above; the mama plays the autoharp, and the girls play the fiddle and mandolin. The little girls were inspired by photos of my granny as a little girl, growing up in the Ozarks in the 30s and 40s. She was a cutie!

I'm also working on a mother and child piece that will be a wintery scene. Its near finished now, but this is a photo of it with just a bit painted in. These paintings look so strange, with floating figures and blocks of dark space before they're completed. I thought you might like to see.

Back to work!
~H

8 comments

  1. Oh Heather - I received the prints - they are amazing!

    My husband was extremely delighted...I can not wait to frame them and place them on the walls.

    I can not wait to see what more you will have for winter.

    Thank you for shipping them so well :-D

    Maria

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  2. I always love seeing works in progress, so interesting and fun. Each piece looks wonderful. I wish you a fabulous show!

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  3. Hello! And isn't that bluegrass band just brilliant ... it will be snapped up if it's for the gallery event I'm sure :)

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  4. I just love your excellent art!!

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  5. LOVE the bluegrass band paintings so much, they will be snapped up in a trice! LOVELY Heather!

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  6. Lovely paintings. I love the one on the left. I loved your photos from the pumpkin patch & hope we make it over the weekend. Thanks for the info on the square, just need an iphone lol, but really!! Nice catching up here. Theresa
    msartisttheresahuse.blogspot.com

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  7. These portraits are just beautiful! You are so talented!!

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Each and every comment is appreciated! Thanks for coming to visit me :) ~Heather

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