a collagraph print of a bay window surrounded by books, with a figure lounging with a cat and a book on the sill

Carborundum Collagraph Print

Carborundum Collagraph Print This carborundum collagraph print was made with mat board, acrylic gloss, and carborundum (fine sandpaper grit). The plate was inked and wiped

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a watercolor portrait of a couple, seated on a couch, reading a book

Watercolor Portrait Painting

Painting Portraits in Watercolor Painting portraits in watercolor is ambitious. Figurative watercolors are some of my favorite subjects to paint, but they’re never easy (for

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Printmaking Inspiration

Printmakers to Admire I found Toronto artist Margaret Rankin’s work online in 2005. Her subjects demonstrate her sharp eye and sure hands. She is a

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