Mount Pleasant Plein Air Paintings

It’s been a busy month.
I completed two commissions.

5″x7″ Watercolor and Colored Pencil.
This depicts a lovely woman I met in central park and her brother in a hansom cab.
5″x7″ Watercolor and Colored Pencil. 
Irises commissioned as a gift for a cousin named “Iris”
Part of my month was spent in Minnesota, visiting my parents, so there was some Minnesota art happening.
Here is a view of downtown Minneapolis
5″x7″ Watercolor & Colored Pencil
Back in DC, I’ve been selling at the Columbia Heights Farmers market on Saturdays. Great community of artists and other food vendors! Friendly, helpful, great products. 
Here is my booth at the market.
On my print-ordering website, I’ve added a new album of Mount Pleasant Neighborhood, Washington, DC art. Here are the first four images in the album. My intention is to add several more images. They are all 5″x7″ Colored Pencil and Watercolor, mostly done plein air.
Row Houses

View from the Alley

Front Porch

Blue Walled Garage
On the Sculpting front, here is the latest paver design. It is another sunflower-inspired design. This one has more spirals than the last one (13 one way, 21 the other. The last one was 8 and 13.) The spirals are also cut deeper.
of note as well is the new design of the molds. Previously, I was making a 2-part mold with a silicone flexible interior and a rigid shell. This mold is entirely made of flexible rubber – thanks to the advise of a salesperson at the Compleat Sculptor in New York City. Great store. Mold making and removal of the finished product are much easier using this new kind of mold. 

There is a lot more going on in the studio than I have written here, so for more images of my work and daily updates, visit my Facebook page or follow me on Instagram or Twitter. 
Bethany Lee
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