30 Paintings in 30 days Final Week

Wow.  What can I say.  I really did stick with the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge.  Only I painted 28.  Really 27 as my last painting was finished today - after the end of the challenge.  I am so glad I did this.  I wanted to use materials and subjects  I do not always get around to.  And I learned a lot. I learned that I actually do like acrylic paint.  I just do not like to use it on canvas as I am unable to get the degree of detail I want to achieve. And I LOVE Ampersand Claybord with acrylics!  I will blog about that next week!   And this is almost what is looks like - there a few missing because I struggled with the program. But you get the idea. And this weeks efforts are below. SHideler 30 paintings in 30 days

Day 26 - "Beez on Sedum" is a water-colour on Arched 300 lb paper. 5.5"x11"

Beez on Sedum by Helen ShidelerDay 27 - "High Tide Back Beach" in PEI.  Acrylic on Claybord 7"x5"High Tide Back Beach by Helen ShidelerDay 28 -  "Heavenly Hollies" 7"x5" Acrylic on Claybord Heavenly Hollies by Helen ShidelerDay 29 - "Lunch Break" is an 10 x 8" acrylic on Claybord


Day 30 - "Flirtin" 10 x 8" acrylic on Claybord.  I refer to this style as Contemporary Realism.  Loot at their eyes.  They are seriously flirting!Flirtin by Helen ShidelerThese paintings are available on my website.  Click HERE for more information.