I have been in the fine arts / graphic arts business for many years, working in watercolor, pencil, pen and ink, acrylic, acrylic airbrush and computer art (with experience in Photoshop and Illustrator). I display in local galleries, and do illustration for a wide variety of venues.
I can also be found at:
http://belief-is-magic.com - Portfolio examples
http://1-maggie-huft.pixels.com - Fine Art America storefront - NEW!
http://www.zazzle.com/maggiehuft - Zazzle storefront
http://www.linkedin.com/in/maggiehuft - Professional network

Friday, April 25, 2014

Global Art Project 2014

I've mentioned that I take part in the Global Art Project (for peace) that takes place every two years.  This is my seventh year, I believe.  This year my partner is a lady in Australia. 

I am using the acrylic techniques that I've been working on lately.  I should also explain that there are two parts to this work.  The first is the plain canvas.  The second part is a small clear plastic "puzzle piece" that can be put in place - and then removed again.  Sort of an interactive idea. 
Without the puzzle piece.



And with the puzzle piece in place.

"First Bloom" - watercolor

I mentioned I was working on a watercolor version of this compared to the acrylic version I posted last.  Here 'tis:

Monday, April 21, 2014

More acrylic work

Here's the latest:  "First Bloom"
This is in the same acrylic style used for the last three underwater scenes - and using specialty paints.  I'm also working on a watercolor version - to be posted later.