Friday, June 16, 2017

Summer Muse


"A summer Muse" Acrylic on Canvas- 
Mary Maki Rae 2017(c)

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I've been experimenting with a new color Palette -more Red - Gold -Light Red Oxide - Enjoy these colors mixed with the bright Pastels -!   


"At the Beach" Acrylic Mary Maki Rae 2017(c)
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The Palette - "Summer Fun In The Sun"
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Monday, June 12, 2017

Garden Inspiration


"Garden" Acrylic - Mary Maki Rae -2017(c)
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After painting all those Petunias and Marigolds - I'm inspired once again by the first Golden Lilly to appear this Summer.  Also some bright Dianthus and a gorgeous violet Verbena-!


"Garden" Acrylic - Mary Maki Rae - 2017(c)
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Then sometimes to complete a painting - it works to venture outside - to observe a small part of the exquisite plant world of the "wild forest":





"Garden" Acrylic on Arches Watercolor Paper -
Mary Maki Rae - 9" x 12" 2017(c)
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