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Painting with Lori Cagle

I was born in Washington State, grew up in the south, graduated high school in western N.C., went to school in California, moved to Washington State again twice and back to N.C. twice!!! Wow! Am I that old?? Maybe, but I’ve had a wonderful time! I have been painting and designing  for 25 years ….

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The Trick or Treaters

Since we’ve heard from so many of you that Fall and Halloween is your favorite season (next to Christmas) for painting projects, we ordered lots of great resin pieces.  Sadly, one of the fun sets of resin surfaces that we found we have very low quantity of, is the Trick or Treaters!  This cute set…

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Harvest Letters

I loved our resin Thanksgiving Letters and knew that I would have to paint them. The letters were a bit tricky to paint, but well worth it when all of the shading and highlighting were done. I started with the letters and found it easier to paint them one color and then go in with…

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I’m a Shara Reiner Fan!!!

I am a Shara Reiner fan!  I have her books, I’ve ripped projects out of magazines for years, and find myself drawn to her designs when I need to paint a special gift or something for a donation. Each year, I make a donation to our local Children’s hospital, by painting something that is “auctioned”…

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Resin Sheep

I love our resin sheep, she is so cute with her body made out of flowers, and I love Sandra Malone’s design too. But for some reason I kept telling myself she would look cute painted in black, so with everyone here at the Artist’s Club telling me to do it, I decided to paint her black and then highlighted her with Slate Grey and Light Buttermilk with a highlighter brush.

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My Painting Area

Okay, I am embarrassed to even show you my paint area at this time, but I will be brave and show you all what a mess I have…one of my paint resolutions was to get my painting area cleaned up so that I can keep up with the UFO challenge too.

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Songs of the Season II

Songs of the Season II as indicated in the title relates to Christmas songs.  Whenever I hear those familiar carols, pictures stream thru my mind.  Whether cherished childhood memories or traditional scenes, each song evokes special times.  With some songs it is hard to narrow down to just one theme.  With all the Christmas songs…

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