Category Archives: painting

To be Continued………

Larry and I are very busy at Green Willow Studio creating our work, teaching classes. So busy in fact, that we’ve decided to split this site into two new art websites. Mine is called Flora Doehler – visual artist and … Continue reading

Posted in Bear River, Flora Doehler, Larry Knox, painting, silversmithing

Painting watercolour using a ‘Wet-in-Wet’ Technique

Last summer I made this time lapse video of painting a watercolour using a ‘wet-in-wet‘ approach. That means painting onto wet, cotton paper using wet paint! Today I added a voice-over to the video. The sound isn’t great because I … Continue reading

Posted in artist tutorial, Flora Doehler, painting, painting tutorial, watercolour painting

Blooming time for artist – Doehler works from life; channels nature with brush, paint and canvas

A very special Christmas surprise for me this year was opening the newspaper to read this article about my painting process. Thank you to Heather Killen and the Annapolis Spectator! ————————– By Heather Killen The Annapolis County SPECTATOR December 22, … Continue reading

Posted in acrylic painting, artist, Flora Doehler, flower painting, fluid acrylics, landscape, painting, plein air, sgraffito, sgraffito tutorial

Flora’s paintings in one place

I have created a website as a display for my large finished paintings. It is a ‘work in progress’ and I think you will like the feature that rearranges the images when you click on a tag at the top … Continue reading

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Scenes from the Garden – Paintings at the Mym Gallery

Scenes from the Garden. Showing September 24 – October 12, 2011. I am showing a selection of paintings of my garden at the ARTsPlace Gallery in Annapolis Royal starting today. It’s a great feeling to see my work on display … Continue reading

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Painting Zinnias in September

I have a little art show coming up in a few weeks at the Arts Council in Annapolis Royal and I am moving around my garden painting the September flowers for the show. Zinnias, marigold and golden rod replaced the iris and … Continue reading

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