Day 7- Cherry Blossom Landscape Painting “Spring Sunset” by Contemporary Figurative Fine Artist Kristye Addison Dudley

Day 7 – Spring Sunset © Kristye Addison Dudley 10″ x 8″ Acrylic on Canvas Paper Purchase Prints Hello, It’s Day 7 of a 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge. I very much have a case of Spring Fever and we had another day of heavy rain, so I was inspired to paint a cherry[…]

Day 5 – Wildflowers

Day 5 – Wildflowers (WIP) © Kristye Addison Dudley 6″ x 4″ Acrylic on Canvas Paper Day 5 of 30 Paintings in 30 Days Wildflowers (work in progress) for 99 Bottles of Art on the Wall. I am really enjoying working with landscapes. As a former athlete, I have always been drawn to the figure,[…]

Day 4 – The Giving Trees

Day 4 – “Two Cherry Blossoms” © Kristye Addison Dudley Acrylic on Canvas Paper 6″ x4″ It’s Friday! I have really been enjoying this painting challenge. Today I worked in a new way, 4-up. That’s a printing term used to describe 4 images printing on the same sheet at the same time. I worked on[…]

Laugh out loud

Soul Stirring © Kristye Addison Dudley Have you ever been in a situation where you had to decide weather to laugh or cry? This month has been full of them. Highs and lows, tears and laughter have filled our home. The most important event that happened this month was Mark’s deployment was cancelled. Of course[…]

A Working Mother’s Revelation

Revelations I © Kristye Addison Dudley Purchase Prints or Cards On the news today, I heard a really sad comment. It was about the divide between working mothers and stay at home mothers. I have to admit, there have been days when I have been working and felt so guilty about KJ being in daycare[…]

Waiting

“The Earth Has Weight” © Kristye Addison Dudley Purchase Prints and Cards online Hello, it’s been a while since I have blogged. I have been busy with life! Well, busy growing one. I am 17 weeks pregnant with our second child and it’s a little boy. I was really sick and exhausted for the first[…]

Winds of Change

Winds of Change, Acrylic on Canvas © Kristye Addison Dudley It’s been a great holiday week so far. I am getting tons of rest and working towards a new year full of personal goals. One of which is running my first 1/2 marathon. So far I have only gotten new shoes, but you have to[…]

Back in Business

Well after 5 years, I am going to be in my first show! This photo is of me setting up. The show is in a unique place here in Shreveport called mainspace @ artspace. It’s an exhibition space for local, regional and national artists. This juried show includes 17 artists and is an introduction of[…]

The Dance

The Dancer – 8″ x 10″ acrylic on canvas board © Kristye Addison Dudley purchase originals and prints This couple of weeks is a blur. We had a great anniversary. Mark took me out for a wonderful dinner and we reminisced and thought back over our lives so far and about our future. For Labor[…]