This is a piece I have wanted to paint for over a year and started several months ago. As commissions come in and various projects arise, pieces that I want to paint just for fun get pushed to the wayside. Since … Continue reading →
In August, I received a commission from a co-worker to paint a portrait of her house to give to her husband for Christmas. The husband designed the house and had made comments before about wanting a painting of their home. I … Continue reading →
I painted this piece as a Christmas gift for my grandparents. This is the view from their front porch in Pillowville, Tennessee which overlooks Christmasville Road, a couple of ponds and a ridge in the distance. My grandmother took this … Continue reading →
This is my first painting as part of Leslie Saeta’s 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge. I won’t be able to complete 30 paintings this month, but that’s not the goal. The goal is to simply paint more! My personal goal … Continue reading →
I created this sweet little painting as a Christmas gift for my sister-in-law. The painting is based on a photo of my nephew, LJ, and their family dog, Daisy. I would just love to know what he is saying to … Continue reading →
My artwork is currently on display in the library of the Avon Williams Campus of Tennessee State University in downtown Nashville! My work is on display with several fellow artists from Artists on Main. The library is open to the public so please feel … Continue reading →
I received this commission from my Etsy shop (www.etsy.com/shop/LaurenDayFineArt). A sweet lady asked me to paint this for her husband as a Christmas gift! The customer sent me the reference photo explaining it was a photo her husband had taken … Continue reading →
It’s not too late to sign up for one (or both!) of my oil painting classes at Boheme Collectif in East Nashville on Nov. 23 and Dec. 6. Please visit https://squareup.com/market/boheme-collectif to register as space is limited! Hope to see you there!
I had a wonderful time at last night’s First Saturday Art Crawl in downtown Nashville! I was a featured artist in The O Gallery. Although I didn’t make any sales last night (most people come to the Art Crawl just to look), I received a lot of positive feedback and gave out a ton of business cards!
The “Avenue of the Arts” (5th Ave) and The Arcade were covered with people. The O Gallery was so packed that people were waiting outside the door!
My work will remain on display at The O Gallery (2nd floor of The Arcade off 4th Ave) for the entire month of August. Didn’t make it to the Art Crawl last night? You’re in luck! The O Gallery will be open every Saturday from 1-4 PM and I will be there on Aug. 17 and 31.
It has been about three weeks since I attended a workshop in Nashville with Carole Gray-Weihman. I have been holding off writing this post in attempts to further wrap my mind around everything that I learned, but I haven’t yet … Continue reading →