Art for a Cause

Sunflowers in Blue has been donated to the AIDS Council of Northeastern New York, and will be auctioned at their annual fundraising benefit in Saratoga Springs on July 30, 2006. The AIDS Council is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to provide education, support, and advocacy to those affected by HIV as well as the […]

Weekly Painting – July 17, 2006

Title: Sunflowers in BlueMedium: Pastel on sanded paperSize: 9 x 12Date: July 2006 SOLD Sunflowers always make me smile. So I couldn’t resist this bunch yesterday at the grocery store. I couldn’t wait to get home and paint them. I hope these make you smile too.Until next time…Takeycewww.TakeyceArt.com

Yaddo Rose Gardens

Yaddo Rose Garden Pastel on sanded paper, 18 x 24 – Framed Please email me for purchasing options. Here is another piece inspired by the beautiful Yaddo grounds. This was done using reference photos from a recent visit. The path leads into the garden beyond the iron gates, which are framed by beautifully weathered marble […]

Weekly Painting – July 2, 2006

Title: Stone Bridge at YaddoSOLDThis week’s painting is of a stone bridge over a shallow stream at the Yaddo Gardens, located in Saratoga Springs, NY. Quite a peaceful and beautiful place, I visit Yaddo often for long walks and inspiration. The grounds which host a mansion and 40 plus surrounding acres were donated by Spencer […]