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Sunday, December 28, 2008

A Quick Fix


I do enjoy the holidays, and I can enjoy the "art of nothing" with the best of them, but...after a week of not painting, I start to feel very restless. A few quick watercolor sketches ought to do the trick. Ahh, that felt good!
Next week is a rather large family party at our house, then foot surgery on the 5th. Then, finally, back to the studio to get started on a few painting commissions.

9 comments:

Manon Doyle said...

Lovely sketches Peggi!
Good luck with the foot surgery! Hurry back!
I hope you have a Happy New Year!

Peggi Habets said...

Thanks Manon! Not looking forward to the surgery but I'm sure I will be much happier once it is all said and done. Happy New Year to you as well.

Paula Villanova said...

Ooooh...best of luck with the foot surgery...I hope you will be able to paint or draw while you are recouping...Your watercolor sketches are beautiful!

Marian Fortunati said...

I'll bet it felt good. Those are terrific!!

Hope your upcoming surgery is quick and relatively pain free. Heal quickly!

Elaine Frenett, Journaling & Watercolor Sketching Instructor said...

Wow - what great quick sketches! I'm updating my blogsite to include my favorite blogsites - I have added your's now. Hope you don't mind.
G'luck with the foot surgery - perhaps it will give you some down time to paint & sketch! You keep inspiring!
Namaste'
Elaine

Elaine Frenett, Journaling & Watercolor Sketching Instructor said...

Loved your quick sketches! Hope the foot surgery goes well. Maybe it will give you down time to create.
I've now added your blogsite to my favorite blogsites - hope you don't mind. You keep inspiring.
Namaste'
Elaine

redchair said...

Really rich little water colors, Peggy. Very pretty and fun.

Foot surgery- ouch! I'd use that as an excuse to just sit and paint ALL WEEK LONG while recovering. Hubby will have to feed and take care of everything for the wounded soldier. (I'm sure you know how the 'big eyes' works)

We girls don't get these opportunities to often.
Vikki

Karine said...

Those sketches are lovely. Love the colors! Good luck with the foot surgery, and Happy New Year!

Theresa Rankin said...

These are really stunning, Peggi! Beautiful rich color and wonderful flow!!