A Southern View

At Ease © Kristye Addison Dudley There are a few things about living in the south that are often talked about, but there are hidden rules that we abide by too. One of those things happened to me last week. In the south, we pull over for funeral processions. I remember growing up and seeing
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Iron Sharpens Iron

“Iron Sharpens Iron” 24″ x 24″ © Kristye Addison Dudley Whew, I am tired. But, I am the best kind of tired. My brain is tired, but I keep thinking of new projects to do! The commission shown was a purchased as a gift. My good friend Dr. Antwan Treadway wanted a gift for his
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Inside – In the Huddle

Stephanie Blank (wife of NFL Atlanta Falcons owner), “In the Huddle” 36″ x 48″ © Kristye Addison Dudley In 2002, while I was a professional cheerleader with the Atlanta Falcons, I participated in a charity auction. Although I have drawn since I was a child, majored in fine art and received a graduate degree in
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Sticky Fingers Dudley

Figure Study – acrylic on canvas with palette knife © Kristye Addison Dudley A few of our friends were in town last weekend and they were coming over to hang out. So you know what that meant…we had to straighten up around the house. It’s so funny how we get in a habit of just
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My father's advice

Dock at Sunrise – Mixed Media – Watercolor and Photo © Kristye Addison Dudley I was always Daddy’s little girl. I was basically his shadow as soon as I could walk. He was an architect and a professor. I still consider him to be the smartest person I’ve ever known. He taught me to draw
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Stepping out of the box and into the world

Hello, I am venturing out into the big world of blogging. I hope this provides and opportunity for you to get to know me and for me to get to know you. I just returned from the most amazing art retreat and workshop at Selah Ranch with Texas Contemporary Artist Laurie Justus Pace. The weekend
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