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Deborah Tilby
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A painter who paints all the time....and loves it!
A painter who paints all the time....and loves it!

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A FEW BITS OF NEWS
          I have just learned that High Oaks Farm,18x18, was awarded 2nd place in the     Boldbrush  Competition in August.  Thank you to the judge, Tony Pro.High Oaks Farm is              available at the West End Gallery in Victoria:   http://www.westendg...
A FEW BITS OF NEWS
A FEW BITS OF NEWS
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a few awards for 2016
I have been very very pleased to have received a number of awards in 2016 - thought I would post some of the pics: The Bicycle and the Boat, oil, 24x24  received an Honourable Mention in the OPA Spring Showcase and an Award of Excellence at the OPA Western ...
a few awards for 2016
a few awards for 2016
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local painting spots
Most of the time I forget to take pics of my easel in the landscape when I'm out painting and I almost never think to ask someone to take any of me actually painting.  I must try to remember in future..... But I thought I would post the few that I do have s...
local painting spots
local painting spots
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THE MARINA PICS
THE MARINA PICS Oak Bay Marina is near my studio and I often head down there for a quick field study or to gather reference for future studio paintings. I recently realized just how many there are and thought I would post some of them here.  As you will see...
THE MARINA PICS
THE MARINA PICS
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THE MARINA PICS
Oak Bay Marina is near my studio and I often head down there for a quick field study or to gather reference for future studio paintings. I recently realized just how many there are and thought I would post some of them here.  As you will see, many of them f...
THE MARINA PICS
THE MARINA PICS
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THE REJECT CUPBOARD
 Well, the last two months have been unusual for me; some family issues cropped up and my painting time became very disjointed.  I found it difficult to concentrate and to plan and execute any new larger work so I turned to my 'might be salvageable' cupboar...
THE REJECT CUPBOARD
THE REJECT CUPBOARD
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SIDNEY SHOW
The Sidney Show is a large exhibition that takes place annually on Vancouver Island, BC. I was pleased to have the two paintings I submitted for adjudication accepted and even more so when each went on to win an award.  Below are the two paintings.   The fi...
SIDNEY SHOW
SIDNEY SHOW
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A GREAT WAY TO SPEND A MORNING:
Jim McFarland and Clement Kwan working hard on a gloomy but interesting day at Island View Beach The view at Island View Beach Lots of mornings at Oak Bay Marina or Willows Beach This family joined us - the little ones all settled in for a nap not 20 feet a...
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PROCESS
I don't have a formula but this is a fairly typical start to a painting. I've blocked in most of the areas with the exception of the roof of the building. I started by placing the main shapes on the panel with diluted warm reddish brown and then scumbled in...
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PROCESS
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