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Carmella Tuliszewski
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April Doings
March and April have been about  house projects, grandmom time, hanging out with my recently retired husband  and preparing to host my daughter's upcoming baby shower. You know, life. But in between I manage to catch time here and there to work on my waterc...

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February's Flowers and the FAV 15
February turned out to be a floral month for me. During my many years as a greeting card illustrator flowers were my  bread and butter as a freelance artist. I still go back to them now when I need a refresher. "Sunbathers II", Watercolor, 12" x 14" The com...

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Sunset Completed
We are fortunate to have a beach house at the Jersey Shore. It sits facing west out over the wetlands and the sunsets are a spectacular sight to enjoy from our porch on a warm summer evening. (Sounds amazing right about now, but I digress) Early one morning...

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Glass Process
I know how daunting painting colored glass can be. You must take into account reflections, refractions, color, value and texture all in a small space. I just started painting glass a couple of years ago and after much trial and error I managed to self teach...

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Walks of Life
Why would I, a painter of shimmery, reflective color, choose to paint tattered,  moss and mold covered shoes?  Because once I saw this scene I could think of nothing else. I came across this in a New Jersey suburban neighborhood on a hot sun bathed day. I a...

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Progress
                                              "Walks of Life", Watercolor Section WIP                                                              ©Carmella Tuliszewski Busy, busy month and not much time for painting.   But every once in awhile I manage to ...

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Color Testing I was honored to recieve the M. Graham Award for my painting "Lemoncello" at this years Pennsylvania Watercolor Society International Exhibition. While getting any award at these very competitive shows is cause for a happy dance,  I was not so...

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Catching Up
I have been so neglectful of this blog. Three months since my last entry! First, my weekend in New York for The American Watercolor Society Show. Words cannot describe how surreal it was to see my painting in that room with so many painters I've admired eve...

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Northwest Watercolor Society
I learned this week that my painting "Glimmerglass" was accepted into The Northwest Watercolor Society 76th International Exhibition. 56 paintings choosen out of 400 entries. I am so honored. With this acceptance I will also earn my Signature Membership Sta...

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Lemoncello
"Lemoncello" is finally complete. I've spent the past month on this working on and off (mostly off :) and it did give me some trouble in parts. "Lemoncello" Watercolor, 18" x 24" ©Carmella Tuliszewski The shadows on the yellow cloth became "dingy" looking v...
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