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Peggi Habets
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Wrapping Up 2018
STUDIO NEWS Every year, right around this time, I do a year-in-review and I compare it with a list of goals that I wrote at the beginning of the year, contemplating what worked and what didn't. Since it is easy to forget all the little successes, I keep a l...
Wrapping Up 2018
Wrapping Up 2018
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New Paintings!
Each day, on my walk to my studio, I pass quirky side streets, historic buildings, and people walking or biking to school and work. Everywhere I look, I see life and energy in the people and places in my hometown of Pittsburgh. My new series of paintings ce...
New Paintings!
New Paintings!
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Resident Artist at the Mansions on Fifth
I was excited to have been selected as one of two Resident Artists at the  Mansions on Fifth Hotel . I will be exhibiting my art, along with Claire Hardy ,  in rotating exhibitions through the end of the year. Below is our exhibition schedule. On Thursday, ...

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Let's Explore
I love painting in a series. It allows me to experiment with color, edges, and content until I exhaust the subject...and myself. This new series of paintings is no exception. Since my move to the city three years ago, I've been captivated by the alleyways, ...
Let's Explore
Let's Explore
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Workshop Recap
NIAGARA FRONTIER WATERCOLOR SOCIETY 5-DAY WORKSHOP This past May, I spent a week with an amazing group of artists in Buffalo, NY, teaching a portrait and figurative workshop. It's amazing how much I learn when I teach. I learn more about my process by answe...
Workshop Recap
Workshop Recap
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Something New and Fun
Nemacolin Woodlands Retreat has a beautiful art gallery where I've been exhibiting for over a year. The artwork just glows in this location and I always look forward to creating new paintings specifically for this space. Recently, the gallerist proposed sho...
Something New and Fun
Something New and Fun
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New Paintings to Whet Your Appetite
"An Appetite for Art" is a new exhibition at Nemacolin Woodlands Retreat in Farmington, Pa. It features the work of three artists and their differing views on food and wine.  The exhibition runs through April 22, 2018. February Artist Meet and Greets :  Sat...

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What's Cooking? Paintings of Food, Chefs, and Fine Dining
Food is full of texture, color, and shape. Cooking in a restaurant involves steam, fire, people, and shiny chrome. Putting them together in a series of paintings has been fun but challenging. The paintings below can be viewed at Nemacolin Woodlands Retreat ...

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Feature Article in Watercolor Artist Magazine
What an honor! My artwork is featured in the December issue of Watercolor Artist magazine, and my painting,  Lumiere , found it's way onto the cover! I was quite happy with the article which was written by writer/artist Louise Hafesh. She was able to take m...

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Summer Exhibition
Just finished hanging artwork at the beautiful Nemacolin Woodlands Resort for the summer exhibition featuring myself and two other artists, James Kennedy of NYC and Christy Branson, from Seattle.The exhibition runs through September 5, 2017. Below are my pa...
Summer Exhibition
Summer Exhibition
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