- Follow D.Katie Powell Art on WordPress.com
Visit D. Katie Powell Art!
Please support my teaching at Patreon!
Are You an Urban Sketcher?
Top 50 Sketch Blogs
My Tees on RedBubble!
Follow me on Flickr!
- acrylic animals architecture art art journal Booby Gurl Buddha cards challenge class color commentary commission creativity drawing dunno furniture gods and goddesses graphite history india ink ink painting journal landscape making a living meditation memory painting paper pen & ink pencil portrait process review series shellac sketchbook sketchcrawl timed painting tools urban sketchers virtual sketching waterbrush watercolor writing
Search My Blog
Prints + Originals For Sale
Category Archives: commission
I work a couple of sketches similar to the commissioned pieces. trying strokes for leaves, sky variations, whatever I need to play with! The two small studies of bungalows in NW Portland (below) turned out okay for test subjects!! They … Continue reading
A commission to create a painting from photographs for an intern leaving for the next leg of her journey landed on my desk. I typically work on several images at the same time; it relieves the pressure in case one … Continue reading
Today I am off to a workshop on illustrating children’s books. I’ve always been available for commission work but did not know there were groups where I could meet others. I will be meeting authors and agents and find out … Continue reading
Commissions are harder because I have a happy outcome in mind. I can see the person who the piece is for and see that smiling face and… My Monkey Mind Critic kicks in… Black animals are the hardest…. black cats, … Continue reading
The series for Restore Oregon Endangered Places 2016, is now on one page. Restore Oregon is a cause I can support. Drawing old buildings is always fun for me, as I began life as an architect. Restoration is my passion, … Continue reading
The Oregon Caves Historic District covers six acres of the Oregon Caves National Monument and Preserve (OCNMP) in the Siskiyou National Forest, which is accessed through Cave Junction in southwestern Oregon. The historic district includes four primary buildings: the Chalet, … Continue reading