Author Archive | ekwetzel

(New Paintings) A series of colorful Mothers

Pink Sky Seaside – 11×14 Art Print – PREORDER HERE

This is a collection to capture candid moments and scenes of motherhood.

I love working on batches of paintings at a time because it makes me feel like I can try and tell a story through the way the images interweave and relate to each other. This year, leading up to Mother’s Day, I asked my newsletter subscribers and instagram followers to submit photos for me to consider as source images for a series on mothers…and this is what I created. (more…)

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New in shop: Two Storybook Art Prints and a SALE!!!

Birch Grove Banjo. 11×14 inch art print. $38.00. (purchase here)

Schoolhouse Hawk. 11×14 inch art print. $38.00. (purchase here)

Presenting two new storybook scenes that are now for sale in my shop! To celebrate the launch of these art prints, I am runinng a sale! For the next 48 hours, all items in my shop are 15% OFF! Use coupon code MARCHINGON at checkout to get your discount! (more…)

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Video: How to paint with kids: Tinkering!

We’re Back!

It’s been awhile since I’ve posted a video about my art projects with the girls, but we’ve been busy behind the scenes. Take a look at our latest creative obsession: tinkering! And–if you make any tinkering creations with your kids–send me pictures so I can share them with the girls! (more…)

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The Owl of Doom

“The Owl” is a German fairy tale collected by the Brothers Grimm in Grimm’s Fairy Tales. In the story, a horned owl flies into a barn owned by a local at the nearby town. The owl quickly frightens all of the townspeople who try to enter the barn. The same day, a man known for his courage and bravery in warlike skills announces to the populace that they are “all acting like women”. He then ventures into the barn with a spear. The owl hoots at him, and he flees in terror. The townspeople finally come up with the decision to burn the barn down and be rid of the owl forever. (more…)

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