My Fine Art Journal

Read about my artwork and experiences in the art world.

30 Paintings Day 14

It's day 14 of 30 Paintings in 30 Days! Wow! It was another crazy day for me to try to get this painting done. I bought 20 pounds of ripe Roma tomatoes from the farmers market to can some roasted tomato sauce and it took me most of the day! I am smitten with my...

30 Paintings Day 13

It's day 13 of 30 Paintings in 30 Days! I can't believe I've made it this far! Doing this has surely been an exercise in discipline and planning. For instance, I had to have my blog posts and paintings ready while I was out of town backpacking Middle Sister last...

30 Paintings Day 12

It's day 12 of 30 Paintings in 30 Days! Last weekend I went on a backpacking trip to see how far I could make it up Middle Sister. Middle Sister is part of the Three Sisters (North, Middle & South Sister) in the Cascade Range. The Three Sisters are also known as...

30 Paintings Day 11

It's day 11 of 30 Paintings in 30 Days! Today has been crazy so I'm keeping it short and sweet. PAINTING DETAILS: “In The Forest III” 6 x 6 inches encaustic and tree knot on wood panel Origin: Middle Sister (Hope), Three Sisters Wilderness, Oregon $90 click here to...

30 Paintings Day 10

It's day 10 of 30 Paintings in 30 Days! Did you know pine cones are the symbolic representation of Human Enlightenment, the Third Eye and the Pineal Gland (because it looks like a pine cone)? One of the many things I love about living in Central Oregon is that the air...

30 Paintings Day 9

It's day 9 of 30 Paintings in 30 Days! I learned about pine cone anatomy while making this painting. I had to figure out what the individual "petals" of the pine cone were called because I picked up a bunch of them in the Mt. Jefferson Wilderness. They are called cone...

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By Lisa Marie Sipe
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