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Farideh Akhwan
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A Trip To The Library
Last week I went to the library with a friend.  I borrowed several watercolor books but as usual I was more drawn to the floral paintings and decided I would do a few studies of the ones I found appealing to me. One of them was this wonderful book by Adelen...
A Trip To The Library
A Trip To The Library
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Spring Inspiration continued...
Recently I have enjoyed working in colored pencils.  I have done a few more floral drawings as part of the spring collection. The process is easier in terms of having less clutter around and no drying time needed, as compared to the oil and acrylic painting...
Spring Inspiration continued...
Spring Inspiration continued...
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Spring Inspirations
Spring, a symbol of renewal, an opportunity to adjust our perspectives and to synchronize our daily experiences with our earth's transition! I would like to share with you my recent paintings inspired by the works of other artists and the season of spring. ...
Spring Inspirations
Spring Inspirations
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Woodland Palette Knife Painting
Today I will share with you my process of painting the woodland scene using only the palette knife. I started by applying layers of acrylic paint to build up the underpainting keeping in mind perspective, atmosphere,... . The colors used are earthy and gray...
Woodland Palette Knife Painting
Woodland Palette Knife Painting
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Work in Progress
Last few days, I have been working on still life oil paintings.  I started by doing an umber layer first but in acrylics.  I wanted it to dry faster.  Here is the umber layer of the pears: ...and the completed oil painting: The second larger painting is the...
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Spinet Desk
As artists, we sometimes tend to postpone our creativity due to the lack of a "perfect space".  I prefer to have my working station neat and organized. Recently, I purchased a spinet desk that was in a decent condition.  I enjoyed it for a while just as it ...
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Aspen Trees Painting
Hello and welcome to my blog!  I thought as my first post I will share with you my passion for trees. Particularly aspen trees I find very beautiful and a great subject for my paintings. Here are a few pictures of the painting process of my most recent pain...
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