May 1st, 2015

This is a new mini painting time where you can come for two hours of fun and leave with a painting that you painted. No painting experience is necessary.

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November 13th, 2011

 

http://artbyrae-pointsoflight.blogspot.com/     A Different CONNECTION to artbyrae

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A Painting Donation

April 12th, 2017

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This Painting was donated to the Auction for Mutual Grounds

The event was held at the new Aurora Library

The painting is now sold

Somewhere Out There

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January 2017 A NEW Year

January 17th, 2017

Just an update to start this great new year

I have a newly designed website that will let you see more and shop easier

There aer a series of river paintings showing at Charlie’s Restaurant  downtown Oregon

I have paintings at Eagles Nest Art Group at Conover Sq in Oregon

There are many paintings in Loves Park showing with Leaf River Woodcrafters

Oswego Library has my murals hanging in their foyer

I will be part of the Mutual Grounds show at the Aurora Public Library this spring

There are new paintings on my easels now!

PLEASE CHECK OUT THE WEBSITE AND VIDA TOO

 

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NEW YEAR

January 1st, 2017

   New Year

Blue sky gives big hugs

Strong wind kisses every lip

Warming sun caresses our skin

Rain washes everything to new

Time counts down slowly

We all breathe deep

Life

            Moves

            On

                 To

                       The

                              Beat

                                  Of

                                              Joy  

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MY WEB SITE IS NEW

December 15th, 2016

I have a NEW and better website

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NOW  check out       artbyrae.com   this is where you can find my store and much more

STILL come HERE or check FACEBOOK for what I am doing NOW

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Canyon Four Square

December 15th, 2016

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Canyon Four Square

Four 12 x 12 paintings form one

Painted from the photos that I took on a whitewater raft trip down the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon.

The cactus was blooming on the rock edge looking back down at the Colorado River

The sun turned the water gold many times but at this second the green and blue were gone leaving only the gold

When the Little Colorado joins the water is pure Ice Blue as it tumbles over the rocks to join the mighty Colorado

Looking down the current and rock patterns show the flowing motion  that cuts through the Grand Canyon

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Web Site Updated

December 11th, 2016

I have a major change to my web site  It is totally new and very different.

The new one will be up and running sometime after the 15th but before January 1 2017

You can still here to see what I am doing now and what the new paintings  are in the process

The web site will link here easily and work much better as a store and gallery.

 

SO  …. Check back soon to  artbyrae.com

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SOMETHING NEW

December 2nd, 2016

I will have a New and Improved web site very soon

 This will be better gallery photos and better shopping and better

EVERYTHING!!

adding new excitement to my Online marketing

but

still come here to see what is happening NOW

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Looking Up at White Pines State Park

July 23rd, 2016

A group painting in September

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Looking Up

THESE WILL BE NEW LOCAL MINI PAINTING TIMES EACH WITH ITS OWN PAINTING TO BE PAINTED BY YOU

THESE WILL BE NEW PAINTING TIMES EACH WITH ITS OWN PAINTING TO BE PAINTED BY YOU    NO experience is necessary

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Four Future Paintings

July 16th, 2016

The place is the Grand Canyon, the subject is the Colorado River but….

the 4 small parts of the canyon are very different.

Looking down, Looking up, Gold water, Blue water, Green water, and lots of movement in the water,

Then add rocks and plants and these little parts pick up big feelings!

Here are photos of the starts.  Under painting is in Acrylic but I will finish them in Oil  12 x 12 size

 

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Golden Flow

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Beyond Blue

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     Moveing

Moving Waters

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 Sharp Image

 

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Canyon Colors Collide

June 26th, 2016

Canyon Colors Collide

Reunion with magic

fantasy and glory.

Rocks and water

tell an ages old story.

Edges of sunlight splashed

on a river’s past generations.

Colors consistent with

children’s paint fascinations.

New memories are made

as stories are told.

There is nothing but joy in the

ledges of gold.

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24 x 48 Oil Painting

This is not photo specific but is memory perfect!

To look up and look down at the same time was important.

To get the feeling of being small and big at the same time seemed to happen without trying.

The layers of texture and brilliance of color, makes this memory snapshot perfect !

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