Tuesday, May 18, 2010

This week at Brush-Paper-Water...


Bandits at 3 O'Clock
watercolor, 30" x 22"
Mike Bailey


I knew of Mike Bailey for years by name and reputation, but despite living in the same area, it was only recently that I met him in person. Mike's route to being an artist was not a direct one, but since he found his path, he has been incredibly intense and productive. He has received repeated recognition of his talent, and his high energy and engaging personality -- coupled with his masterful abilities as a painter -- also make him a very popular teacher.

Please jump over to Brush-Paper-Water for more of Mike's work, and link from there to his blog and website.

6 comments:

  1. Mike's painting is fantastic. Thanks for sharing this talent with us. I'm off to go look at his website.

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  2. Yes, wonderful......me too, off to his website.

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  3. Incredible... watercolors like this make me want to throw my oils away. Thanks, Chris, for another introduction to a brilliant painter.

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  4. You pick the *bestest* watercolorists out there. Folks I've never known about, till you posted these lovely entries about them. Thanks, darlin'.

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  5. Glad you're all enjoying Mike's work! It's nice to get the feedback!!

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  6. What a great watercolor. I'm off to check out Mike's work

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