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AKC, American Book of the Dog, American Kennel Club, Beautiful, Belgian Queen Marie-Henriette, classical education, fine art, Grandchild, Grandchildren, Grandparents, Home school, impressionism, Kelso kennels, little black devil, lovingmotherhood, Master Painter Deanne Lemley, motherhood, Oil Painters of America, OPA, portrait of young lady, Rodin the Monster Dog, Schepperke, Schipperke Club of America, Summer, Teacher's Pet, Westminster 1949 -

This was a dog in a small package. How did this Schipperke make it into the painting? The artist found what caught her eye and the skilled impressionist caught his graceful lines of the old breed. Teacher's Pet by Deanne Lemley OPA NWA

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fishing boats, Impression, Marina, Plain Air, salt water, Summer -

Painting in the evening sun, ....wasting time. Every thing seem's to stay the same... Doesn't that remind you of Otis Redding?  That's why I like hanging something on the wall that takes me someplace I want to be. What about you? The docks. Smell of salt water. A warm day?  And if you're going to make over a room, a lobby....isn't that a great blue to work with?  Find YOUR bliss artlegacyshop.com  

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4th of July, Beautiful, Deanne Lemley, Grandchildren, home decor, Pic-nic, Plain Air, Pot-latch, Summer, Thankful -

Deanne Lemley paints children wonderfully in the Impressionist style. But how does she get them on canvas? First ask the Mother for a play date and put it on the calendar. Gather together some costumes that fit. Order sunshine! Oh, and ask the kid's not to fight & fuss too much while the Artist is painting them.   Meet at the Rose Garden when all those things come together. Weew! And better pack some good food  with lemonade to keep the stomach rumble down or you'll be packing up before she has the paints on the pallet. Years of drama...that's why we...

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100 degrees, Home Decor, House(s), Manor, On location study, Pasco, Plaine Aire, Rose is a rose, silhuette, Sketch, Summer -

One little realizes going through life sketching the things and places our Mother came in contact with. What a wonderful source of inspiration it becomes later on. Also, some become a part of you. A house silhouetted by a summer afternoon sky. The style of the house differs with others in neighborhood perhaps. The Artists paintbrush working it's color, each stroke is handled in a different manner from the blush roses in foreground to the upright pillars standing guard at the entrance of the Manor. It's PAINT as only impressionists do. Is it not hot here the Artists says? How...

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