Second Painting Finished

I’m so happy to have finished the second painting in my new Iowa Childhood series. Here I am with my brothers and our dogs and cat in the hammock under our twin pear trees. ūüćź ūüĆ≥ ūüĆ≥ ūüćź About the series: My new artwork series is a meditation on my childhood growing up off-the-grid in…

Introducing Our New Baby

Introducing our new baby, little Archer. He’s the sweetest tiny guy and it’s been such a beautiful and busy eight months since he was born. I’ve been wanting to add him into the family portrait painting I made before he came along. It’s taken me awhile, but I’ve finally finished. I thought it would be…

The Local Exchange – A Magical Place

I love stopping by my favorite shop on the Marietta Square. I got to sit for a moment with my paintings, pillow, and prints. ūüĆłūüíēūüĆł¬†And…saw my books! Yay! If you’re in the Atlanta area, be sure to check out The Local Exchange…such a magical place! ūüĆü emily lupita owner, Emily Lupita Studio http://www.EmilyLupitaStudio.com

New Painting: “Ashley”

‚ÄúAshley‚ÄĚ watercolor & ink by artist Emily Lupita Art prints & original painting are now available in my little online art shop. ūüĆü Love & Blessings, Emily Lupita Artist & Author http://www.EmilyLupitaStudio.com ūüíó Sign up for my new monthly newsletter here: ¬†www.newsletter.emilylupitastudio.com

New Lupita Painting – The first in about a year

‚ú® Life is a mystery. People we love get sick and we are overwhelmed with sorrow. Then there are these beautiful moments of joy…where the gorgeous sunrise awakens our spirit and the waves bring us beautiful shells to hold in our hands. We each have our own way of expressing and exploring this duality of…

Week 11 – A Year of Flowers 2015 – “Modern Trees”

A¬†Year of Flowers 2015 – Week 11 at Emily Lupita Studio I feel like this is a good time to take a look at where I’ve traveled so far this year with¬†my A Year of Flowers art project.¬†These are the first 10 paintings I’ve made during the first 10 weeks of 2015. My Week 11…

Week 10 – A Year of Flowers 2015 – “Aqua Vase Flowers”

A¬†Year of Flowers 2015 – Week 10 at Emily Lupita Studio Week 10 of my A Year of Flowers art project. I’m 10 weeks into my yearly project and am celebrating with this giant bouquet of flowers! The opera & turquoise really shine¬†with their happy, bright contrast. I used Sakura ink & antique Irodori Japanese…

Week 9 – A Year of Flowers 2015 – “Guadalupe Vase Flowers #1”

A¬†Year of Flowers 2015 – Week 9 at Emily Lupita Studio Week 9 of my A Year of Flowers art project. I’ve missed painting my Guadalupes! With a whole year of flowers ahead of me, I needed to find a way to incorporate Lupita into the design. I’m thinking this is my first artistic “breakthrough”…

Week 8 – A Year of Flowers 2015 – “Coral Vase Flowers”

A¬†Year of Flowers 2015 – Week 8 at Emily Lupita Studio Week 8 of my A Year of Flowers art project. I’m having so much fun painting flowers in vases. This is my second one and I’m really enjoying the color combinations – how the colors play between the flowers and the vase. I used…

Week 7 – A Year of Flowers 2015 – “Blue Vase Flowers”

A¬†Year of Flowers 2015 – Week 7 at Emily Lupita Studio Week 7 of my A Year of Flowers art project. This week’s painting is my first one of flowers in a vase. I loved having two areas to design – the flowers and the vase. I used Sakura ink & antique Irodori Japanese watercolors…

Week 6 – A Year of Flowers 2015 – “Rainbow Spring”

A¬†Year of Flowers 2015 – Week 6 at Emily Lupita Studio Week 6 of my A Year of Flowers art project. This week’s painting¬†turned out to be one of my favorites! I love the stripes and the way the flowers look like they’re dancing. I used Sakura ink & antique Irodori Japanese watercolors to paint…

Week 5 – A Year of Flowers 2015 – “Rainbow Blossoms”

A¬†Year of Flowers 2015 – Week 5 at Emily Lupita Studio Week 5 of my A Year of Flowers art project. This week’s painting is really full and bursting with color. I used Sakura ink & antique Irodori Japanese watercolors to paint the these bright flowers¬†(above), then¬†added a ¬†background of handmade Japanese paper (below) to…

Week 4 – A Year of Flowers 2015

A¬†Year of Flowers 2015 – Week 4 at Emily Lupita Studio Week 4 of my A Year of Flowers art project. This week’s painting is calm and soothing with lots of greens and purple. I used Sakura ink & antique Irodori Japanese watercolors to paint the calla lilies¬†(above), then¬†added a ¬†background of handmade Japanese paper…

Two Birds – Week 3 – A Year of Flowers

A¬†Year of Flowers 2015 – Week 3 at Emily Lupita Studio It’s Week 3 of my A Year of Flowers art project. This week I painted two birds sitting on a lovely tree branch in Spring. I used Sakura ink & antique Irodori Japanese watercolors to paint the flowering tree and birds¬†(above), then¬†added a ¬†background…