New Orleans Porch View by Contemporary Kristye Addison Dudley

New Orleans Porch View © Kristye Addison Gallery 8″ x 10″ Watercolor and Ink on Paper Purchase Prints  In July my husband and I took a much needed vacation without our toddlers to New Orleans. While there we stayed in the quiet Garden District neighborhood. A great mix of old architecture, history, charm and friendly[…]

Abstract Dragonfly Family by Contemporary Fine Artist Kristye Addison Dudley

Dragonfly Family @ Kristye Addison Dudley10″ x 8″ Watercolor on Canvas Paper Purchase Original or Prints This watercolor was created as a study for a commission. I really like the way the wings feel light and transparent. This would be a bright and whimsical addition to a child’s room. Be blessed, Kristye Kristye.com   My[…]

Dragonfly Wildlife Painting by by Contemporary Fine Artist Kristye Addison Dudley

Dragonfly in Green © Kristye Addison Dudley 8″x10″ Watercolor on Paper Purchase Prints I have been working on a June challege. 25 paintings in 25 days for $50 each. I have been so surprised at the response. The first week of paintings were dedicated to father’s day and since then I have been working on[…]

Day 1 – New Art Challenge for June – Father’s Day – Kristye Addison Dudley

Hello Everyone, I have been working diligently on a very large 7ft by 3ft commission and it’s almost complete. Now I am gearing up for my next round of new paintings. During the 30 paintings in 30 days challenge in April, I really worked hard to paint every day on new artwork. During May, my[…]

Violets Landscape Painting by Contemporary Figurative Fine Artist Kristye Addison Dudley

Violets Appeared © Kristye Addison Dudley 4″ x 6″ Acrylic on Paper with Pallet Knife Purchase Prints I am working on a large commission and at the end of my session I decided to create a work with the colors on my pallet. It was a fun challenge and I decided to paint wildflowers and[…]

Mountains Watercolor Landscape Painting by Contemporary Figurative Fine Artist Kristye Addison Dudley

“Road Trip” © Kristye Addison Dudley 5″ x 3″ Pen and Watercolor on Paper Back to posting art daily after a vacation. We traveled from Georgia to Virginia to Ohio and back to Georgia. It was a long ride with a 21 month old and a 4 year old, but it was a beautiful ride.[…]

Day 29 – Landscape Study Costa Rica by Contemporary Figurative Fine Artist Kristye Addison Dudley

Detail of Landscape Study © Kristye Addison Dudley Day 29 – Detail of landscape study This is a detail of a portrait I am working on for a commission. I used pallet knives and brushes to create the foliage. More work to do on some of the finer details, but I do like where it’s[…]

Day 28 – Watercolor Leaves Landscape Painting by Contemporary Figurative Fine Artist Kristye Addison Dudley

Watercolor Leaves Study © Kristye Addison Dudley9″ x 12″ Watercolor on Paper Day 28 – I have been awarded a new commission! I am really excited about it. So tonight I have been working on concepts and composition. I am not ready to show this work yet, so I am going to post a watercolor[…]

Day 27 – Orange Green Oil and Watercolor Painting by Contemporary Figurative Fine Artist Kristye Addison Dudley

   Oil and Watercolor Study 3 © Kristye Addison Dudley7″ x 5″ Watercolor and Oil on Paper Day 27 – Oil and Watercolor study 3 Three days to go! This is a detail of another oil and watercolor study. Kristye.com   My Blog Purchase originals and prints  kdudley@kristye.com Twitter @KristyeStudio Tweet @KristyeStudio Like and share[…]

Day 26 – Watercolor Dancer Figure Painting by Contemporary Figurative Fine Artist Kristye Addison Dudley

Watercolor Dancer © Kristye Addison Dudley9″ x 12″ Watercolor on Paper  Day 26 – Watercolor Dancer I changed the medium to watercolor for Day 26. This is a very loose technique using brushes. I always find watercolor a challenge, it’s very easy to get washed out colors, but this one still has some vibrancy. Just[…]