Friday, February 12, 2016

Paint Party Friday: Week 49, Year 5 Check-In

Welcome to Week 49, Year 5 of Paint Party Friday!

This week the random.org number generator chose #47: Saskia.  Last week, Saskia shared her beautiful blue period re-creation inspired by Carla Sonheim's "Y is For Yellow Class".  Please stop by her blog to see the other brilliant blue paintings she shared!

image courtesy of Saskia

As always, please make sure to use your post URL address NOT your blog home page URL address as there are many late visitors who get confused as to which post is for PPF when they arrive (after Friday) at your website. If you are unfamiliar with Mr. Linky, an explanation of how this tool works can be found on Week 1 and Week 2 posts.
Have a colorful week!

Friday, February 5, 2016

Paint Party Friday: Week 48, Year 5 Check-In

Welcome to Week 48, Year 5 of Paint Party Friday!

This week, the random.org number generator chose #40: Erika N.  Last week Erika shared a wonderfully energetic and uniquely textured mixed media painting that I'm sure many of us can relate to this time of year!  Please stop by her blog to read about the inspiration behind this piece.

image courtesy of Erika N.

As always, please make sure to use your post URL address NOT your blog home page URL address as there are many late visitors who get confused as to which post is for PPF when they arrive (after Friday) at your website. If you are unfamiliar with Mr. Linky, an explanation of how this tool works can be found on Week 1 and Week 2 posts.
Wishing you an inspired week full of energetic painting!

Friday, January 29, 2016

Paint Party Friday: Week 47, Year 5 Check-In

Welcome to Week 47 of Year 5 here at Paint Party Friday! Great to see so many people at last week's party!

This week random.org chose #12 - Dea Lenihan. Dea was inspired by a small visitor, Sandy, who she frequently treats to a nice little meal. Please check out her post to learn more about her little friend, and about National Squirrel Appreciation Day.

image courtesy of Dea Lenihan

As always, please make sure to use your post URL address NOT your blog home page URL address as there are many late visitors who get confused as to which post is for PPF when they arrive (after Friday) at your website. If you are unfamiliar with Mr. Linky, an explanation of how this tool works can be found on Week 1 and Week 2 posts.
Have a fun and paint-filled week!

Friday, January 22, 2016

Paint Party Friday: Week 46, Year 5 Check-In

Welcome to Week 46, Year 5 of Paint Party Friday!

This week, the random.org number generator chose #61: Mona Pendleton.  Last week Mona shared a lovely bouquet of freshly painted poppies and white blossoms.  Please be sure to stop by her blog to see her latest acrylic paintings!

image courtesy of Mona Pendleton

As always, please make sure to use your post URL address NOT your blog home page URL address as there are many late visitors who get confused as to which post is for PPF when they arrive (after Friday) at your website. If you are unfamiliar with Mr. Linky, an explanation of how this tool works can be found on Week 1 and Week 2 posts.

Have a wonderful week!

Friday, January 15, 2016

Paint Party Friday: Week45, Year 5 Check-In

Welcome to Week 45 of Year 5 at Paint Party Friday!

This week random.org chose #17: Nordljus.  Last week, Katja shared an inspiring blog post for the new year.  In addition to her wise words about letting go of expectations and self-imposed pressure, she also shared this beautiful painting that is the beginning of a series that will help her achieve her studio dreams for the year.  We're looking forward to seeing where her explorations take her!

image courtesy of Nordljus

As always, please make sure to use your post URL address NOT your blog home page URL address as there are many late visitors who get confused as to which post is for PPF when they arrive (after Friday) at your website. If you are unfamiliar with Mr. Linky, an explanation of how this tool works can be found on Week 1 and Week 2 posts.

Have a fun, playful, and expectation-free week!

Friday, January 8, 2016

Paint Party Friday: Week 44, Year 5 Check-In

Welcome to Week 44, Year 5 of Paint Party Friday!

We hope the new year is off to a fun, paint-filled start!

This week, the random.org number generator chose #18: Diane Baker-Williams.  Last week Diane shared a blog post filled with beautiful journal images, helpful technique advice, and lessons learned... It was chock full of inspirational insights, so please be sure to stop by her blog!

image courtesy of Diane Baker-Williams

As always, please make sure to use your post URL address NOT your blog home page URL address as there are many late visitors who get confused as to which post is for PPF when they arrive (after Friday) at your website. If you are unfamiliar with Mr. Linky, an explanation of how this tool works can be found on Week 1 and Week 2 posts.
Happy Painting!

Friday, January 1, 2016

Paint Party Friday: Week 43, Year 5 Check-in

Welcome to Week 43 of Year 5 here at PPF and to the start (um, a bit late... oops!) of 2016! May it be a wonderfully creative, healthy and happy year for you!
This week our random number generator chose #28 - Renee Thompson. Renee painted this vibrant painting of a peacock in a free flowing style, remembering a peacock she knew as a child. Please check out her post.

"Brilliance" - image courtesy of Renee Thompson

As always, please make sure to use your post URL address NOT your blog home page URL address as there are many late visitors who get confused as to which post is for PPF when they arrive (after Friday) at your website. If you are unfamiliar with Mr. Linky, an explanation of how this tool works can be found on Week 1 and Week 2 posts.
Enjoy all the wonder this week and 2016 brings!