Welcome New Artist

Please join me in welcoming new artist, Tony Hendricks, to Seaside Studio Art!  Tony works primarily in acrylic on paper, an unusual ground for acrylic but very effective as this geometric study in color demonstrates.  He uses a technique of painting called Pointillism, in which small, distinct dots of color for an image or pattern. … Continue reading Welcome New Artist

Mason Bees

If you're a gardener, or even if you're not, you probably know that the Honey Bee population is endangered, a situation that impacts farms, orchards and even back yard veggie gardeners.  Without pollinators, crops won't grow and we humans won't eat.  Scientists have discovered that a different kind of bee, a Mason Bee, is actually … Continue reading Mason Bees


Sometimes I like to paint something just for fun, as in this acrylic on gallery wrapped canvas entitled Swan Lake.  Where I live on the South Carolina coast, we often enjoy watching a mating pair of swans on the pond.  This image represents one of those beauties gliding serenely across the pond on a sunny … Continue reading JUST FOR FUN