Friday, March 27, 2020

Paint Party Friday: Week 4, Year 10 Check-In

Welcome to Week 4 of Year 10 here at Paint Party Friday. We continue to hope you are all safe and healthy in this time of social distancing, and that art is helping to alleviate the stress of this unprecedented situation.

This week random.org chose #23 - Linda Calverley. Linda is keeping very busy designing patterns on her tablet and crating paintings in her sketchbook of bears, rats and this lovely iris.


image courtesy of Linda Calverley
 
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.
 
Stay safe, stay healthy, stay creative and stay sane!

Friday, March 20, 2020

Paint Party Friday: Week 3, Year 10 Check-In

Welcome to Week 3 of Year 10 here at PPF. We hope you are all safe and healthy in this time of social distancing, and that art is helping to alleviate the stress of this unprecedented situation.

This week our random # generator chose #19 - Debra. A friendly goat supports her most recent and lovely landscape.

image courtesy of Debra
 
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 wonderfully creative week!

Friday, March 13, 2020

Paint Party Friday: Week 2, Year 10(!!!) Check-In

Welcome to Week 2, Year 10 of Paint Party Friday!


Thank you to everyone who has partied and continues to party with us each week! You all make PPF a very fun place to be, and we're so happy you're here!

Before we get to this week's party, we need to announce the winner from our 9th birthday celebration last week! The winner (as chosen by the random.org number generator) of the $25 Blick e-gift card is...



Congratulations, Tammie! 
(Please send email us at PaintPartyFriday@gmail.com to let us know
 what email address you'd like us to send your e-gift card to.)

Now, on to this week's party...

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, March 6, 2020

Happy 9th Birthday, PPF!!!


Welcome to a very special Paint Party Friday!


Today we're painting with frosting because PPF is turning 9!!!
As we enter our 10th year, we would like to celebrate 
art, paint, and continued friendship with a giveaway...



We are gifting one of our treasured PPF-ers a $25 Blick e-gift card!

All you have to do to enter is share a painting using Mr. Linky below.
We will use the random.org number generator to choose the winner.
The winner will receive a $25 e-gift card.

Good luck! Now...
Let's party!!!

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 a week filled with sweet inspiration!

Friday, February 28, 2020

Paint Party Friday: Week 52, Year 9 Check-In

Welcome to Week 52, Year 9 of Paint Party Friday!
 
This week our random number generator chose #18 - Frauke Christiansen. One of her favourite themes to paint are animals and this is her recent painting of a handsome barn owl.

image courtesy of Frauke Christiansen
  
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 lovely creative week!

Friday, February 21, 2020

Paint Party Friday: Week 51, Year 9 Check-In

Welcome to Week 51, Year 9 of Paint Party Friday!

This week, Random.org number generator chose #13 - Jean Marmo. Jean recently joined a new art group which is having a show soon. This will be Jean's first and this is one of her lovely painting submissions. Please drop by to see the other
 
image courtesy of Jean Marmo
 
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 paint-filled week!

Friday, February 14, 2020

Paint Party Friday: Week 50, Year 9 Check-In

Welcome to Week 50 of Year 9 here at Paint Party Friday. Happy Valentine's Day to all!

This week our random number generator chose #12 - Barbara. After an absence from painting, Barbara was inspired to get painting again, and here is her latest!

image courtesy of Barbara
  
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, paint-filled week!

Friday, February 7, 2020

Paint Party Friday: Week 49, Year 9 Check-In

Welcome to Week 49, Year 9 of Paint Party Friday!

This week, the random.org number generator chose #11: Erica. Last week Erica shared a beautiful glimpse into her travel sketchbook. She also included an inspiring "video tour", so please be sure to stop by her blog to check it out!

image courtesy of Erica

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 inspiration wherever your travels take you this week!

Friday, January 31, 2020

Paint Party Friday: Week 48, Year 9 Check-In

Welcome to Week 47, of Year 9 here at Paint Party Friday!

This week our random number generator chose #19 - Linda Calverley. Linda had a number of creations to share this week including this lovely and elaborate one of unusual animals. Please drop by and see the close-ups, WIP and her other paintings!

image courtesy of Linda Calverley
  
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 an inspired and productive week!

Friday, January 24, 2020

Paint Party Friday: Week 47, Year 9 Check-In

Welcome to Week 47, of Year 9 here at PPF!

This week Random.org chose #1 - Sue from Australia. Sue painted a mixture of the plane and avian life in her garden. So nice to see a beautiful happy Australian image after the heartbreaking ones filling the news everyday. Our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone (and everything) affected by the fires.

Image courtesy of Sue from Australia
  
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. Hope you have a lovely creative week!

Friday, January 17, 2020

Paint Party Friday: Week 46, Year 9 Check-In

Welcome to Week 46, Year 9 Check-In!

This week, the random.org number generator chose #11: IKE. Last week Ike shared an adorable watercolor painting (that has us dreaming of Spring!)! Please be sure to stop by Ike's blog to see more!

image courtesy of IKE

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 10, 2020

Paint Party Friday: Week 45, Year 9 Check-In

Welcome to Week 45 of Year 9 here at PPF!
 
This week our random number generator chose #8 - Anesha. She had just finished a lovely painting commission. No doubt her client will be very happy to see this smiling face!

image courtesy of Anesha
  
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 lovely paint-filled week!

Friday, January 3, 2020

Paint Party Friday: Week 44, Year 9 Check-In

Welcome to Week 44, Year 9 of Paint Party Friday... We hope your new year is off to a great start!

This week, the random.org number generator chose #10: Anthony. Last week Anthony shared a beautiful fashion portrait in watercolor. Please be sure to stop by his blog for a closer look.

image courtesy of Anthony

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. Cheers to increased focus in 2020!!!