World Watercolor Month 2020 Day 28

Peter Peacock

World Watercolor Month Day 28 prompt “Complementary”. Peter Peacock presents his plumage for your complementary complements. What would a Peacock be without his plumage? Can you tell I am having fun? Peter is QoR watercolors and Pixma Micron ink on Strathmore card stock. Artist Susan Feniak. To learn more about World Watercolor Month please visit worldwatercolormonth.com While there check out the shop. All proceeds benefit The Dreaming Zebra Foundation. Let’s get as many art supplies as possible to children. Thank you.

To contact Susan please email sfeniakart@gmail.com Spam and scam emails will be deleted.


World Watercolor Month 2020 Day 3

World Watercolor Month day 3 and the prompt is Playful. I figured an Orca dancing in the waves seemed playful. To learn more about World Watercolor Month and to get the prompts visit worldwatercolormonth.com

To contact Susan please email sfeniakart@gmail.com


World Watercolor Month 2020

New Life In The Nest

World Watercolor Month 2020. It’s here! Day 1 prompt “Rejoice”. My mind went to a happy place, new life. Ergo this little guy, New Life In The Nest. This year I have decided to make a card everyday for all 31 days of this celebration of art, watercolors, and fun. Let’s try to make this a brighter, happier more colorful world by painting. I hope you can join in this month long celebration. Go to #worldwatercolormonth or worldwatercolormonth.com to find out more. Also check out the shop. All proceeds benefit The Dreaming Zebra Foundation.

The other celebration happening on this July 1 2020? HAPPY CANADA DAY! I am fortunate enough to live in one of the best places in the world. I am beyond grateful for that. Cheers to Canadians. Celebrate safely please.

To contact Susan please email sfeniakart@gmail.com


Critters and Cards

Olive

As you may know I enjoy making greeting cards. Here are several recently created ones. They will be available soon at Three Buoys Marina in Sicamous. I hope they bring you a smile this day. We all need to smile more. Stay well.

Artist Susan Feniak. My cards are one of a kind. Watercolor and ink on Strathmore card stock.

To contact Susan sfeniakart@gmail.com


An Old One but Worth It

It’s paint a bird day a.k.a. draw a bird day. Sooo I decided to post an old one of mine. We saw this stunning Macaw while in Antigua several years ago. Of course I had to do its portrait. Hope you have enjoyed your paint a bird day and are staying warm and dry. Cheers Susan Feniak

To contact Susan sfeniakart@gmail.com


“Hello There!”

Hello There! I am volunteering at Gallery One Fifty in Sicamous for the next two days. I have busy creating in between visitors. I hope these two make you smile.

To contact me sfeniakart@gmail.com


#NatureDoodlewash Otter

June 30th 2016  This is the final day of the month and for #NatureDoodlewash.  Today I have gone back to the beach for a walk.  I look out onto the water and there I see an Otter!  He is having a lot of fun frolicking in the waves.  Have you ever been entertained by an Otter?  It is a joyful experience.

#NatureDoodlewash  Otter Original art by Susan Feniak using  Holdbein Artists’ Water Colors on Canson Mix Media 7″ x 10″ paper. I had a new toy to play with today, Faber Castel Pitt artist pen, black.  I have four sizes.

Once again I would like to thank Charlie O’Shields at doodlewash.wordpress.com for his imagination and inspiration creating the doodlewash a day forum.  Next month, July, Charlie has welcomed us all to join in on his #WorldWatercolorMonth.  There are many joining in on the fun and I hope you can too.  You can find more information on Charlie’s blog, Facebook or Instagram.  Or doodlewash.comIMG_20160630_135913


#NatureDoodlewash Cute and Fuzzy

June 28th  Since we are still in Scotland we will go for a nature walk in the Highlands today.  Here we will come across the most common of sights, sheep.  They are everywhere, its their grass, their hills and even their road.  These two were only slightly curious of our approach so apparently people are common here too.

#NatureDoodlewash  original art by Susan Feniak  Holbein Artists’ Water Color,  Staedtler Water Color Pencils on Canson Mix Media 7” x 10” paper

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#Naturedoodlewash More tenacity!

June 22  Can a walk about Edinburgh castle be considered a Nature walk?  There are grassy bits, gardens and ramparts to walk about on so I hope so.  They have some lovely rose gardens at Edinburgh Castle as well.  My doodlewash today is based on a photo my Aunt took while at Edinburgh Castle.  It speaks volumes to me.  A long since silent battlement is home to a rather tenacious yellow daisy.  Think, a canon used to be fired from that window.  Guns can be silenced.  Peace.

Photo by Helen Worley.  Painting by Susan Feniak

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#NatureDoodlewash A surprise!

June 21  Imagine if you will going around a corner on you favourite nature trail and coming across one of these guys.  A black bear.  Staring back at you, midstride, mid trail.  All stop.  You find yourself muttering a few choice unrepeatable words.  What to do?  Make noise, look big!  Ya, make noise look big!!  The black bear is just as startled.  He high tails it into the woods and you do an about face and walk as briskly as humanly possible in the opposite direction from whence you came.  A true story.  Talk about an adrenalin rush.  Where is a camera when you need it?  I don’t think I would have even had a chance to take a picture it all happened rather quickly.

#NatureDoodlewash  Quick sketch on Canson Mix Media 7” x 10” paper with Holbein Artists Water Color and Neocolor II  original art by Susan Feniak

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