Tropical Flower Mania

May 19, 2022 — Yesterday was tropical flower mania day. I shot (with my trusty iPhone) every tropical flower I passed wherever I was passing

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The Color of Water

May 18, 2022 — The color of water can be overwhelming. As in such a marvel as to take my breath away, blow circuits in

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Health Benefits of Art

May 15, 2022 —  The health benefits of art is a scientifically proven fact. Just in looking at the art. I’ll let the Artful Gents

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Hawaii Photo Safari

May 13, 2022 — Excited to leave for Hawaii in the morning for a two-week Hawaii photo safari. Island immersion here we come! Geologists, Botanists,

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Introducing, The Peach Tree

April 28, 2022 — Finished. Consummatum. Manifestatum. Done. Knocked it out. Killed it. Ate the peach. My goodness… Whoot!! Party time, except I’m exhausted. One

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Day 9 in the Jungle

April 24, 2022 — I’m really doing it. This is day 9 of the blog? Almost one-third of a month. Kind of shocking that I

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Today I fell in love

April 23, 2022 — Making progress on the painting, I’m starting to fall in love with it. The bottom part is so lush. The IG

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Bad day for the hackers

April 22, 2022 — The hack continues with the deadbeat criminals still in possession of my IG profile. Still no word from Instagram Security, but

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Hacked!

April 21, 2022 — Not much of a studio day today. I woke up to my Instagram business account, which I use solely for art,

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The Battle Begins

April 19, 2022 — OMG, the battle begins for the soul of the painting. What a day. Woke up with a bad migraine and rolled

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Peach Tree, Day 3

April 18, 2022 — Decent day in the studio, not bad for arriving at the crack of noon. Not much to report, more peaches, more

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Day 2 on The Peach Tree

April 17, 2022 — Day 2 on The Peach Tree. Absolutely lovely watching it emerge from under the brushstrokes. It makes me so happy and

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First Paint, First Blog

April 16, 2022 — Today was a day of firsts: first paint, first blog. First paint on The Peach Tree. Always exciting, first paint. It’s

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Art Giveaway Winners
Lauren Forcella

APR 2019 Art Giveaway Winner

Mary Mellinger of Strasburg, Pennsylvania: “I can’t believe I won this beautiful painting! Thank you so very much. I will hang it in a place

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Lauren Forcella

MAR 2019 Art Giveaway Winner

Kevin Evans of Austin, Texas: “What a pleasant surprise!!!  Thank you for such a beautiful piece of art!! HUGE CONGRATS TO KEVIN EVANS!! Won Artwork: 24″h

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Lauren Forcella

FEB 2019 Art Giveaway Winner

Angela McDannel of Helena, Montana: “Thank you so much. Can’t believe I won! I find myself wanting to crawl inside the roses that you paint, Lauren.

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Lauren Forcella

JAN 2019 Art Giveaway Winner

Bill Glenn of Portland, Oregon is our first winner of 2019! CONGRATULATIONS TO BILL GLENN!! Thanks for kicking off our new Art Giveaway year! ARTWORK: 

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Lauren Forcella

DEC 2018 Art Giveaway Winner

Cherokee Justus of Richlands, Virginia is our winner for December. HUGE CONGRATULATIONS TO CHEROKEE JUSTUS!! Won Artwork: 24″h x 30″w Star Cradle giclee print on

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Lauren Forcella

NOV 2018 Art Giveaway Winner

Marc Norton of Salem, Oregon: “Wow again. I still can’t believe I won one of your prints. Your paintings are amazing, with the striking colors

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Artist Pick
Lauren Forcella

FAVORITE FALL PAINTINGS!

Sonoma Gold │ 2018 │ 30 x 40 in │oil on canvas │by Lauren Forcella │SOLD | Prints Available Oaks of the Cosmos Trail │

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Lauren Forcella

OCT 2018 Art Giveaway Winner

Kerrie Desbiens of Petaluma, California: “This wonderful vibrant painting is a blessing in disguise.  My mother’s last wish was to go to the Sierras to

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Art Giveaway Winners
Lauren Forcella

SEP 2018 Art Giveaway Winner

Austin Hill of Alpena, Michigan: “I’m so happy to have won Lauren’s art give away! I think this is the first time I’ve ever won

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Art Giveaway Winners
Lauren Forcella

AUG 2018 Art Giveaway Winner

     Kyra Epstein of Guerneville, California: “I’m so absolutely thrilled that I get to take Lauren’s artwork home! Lauren is an amazing talent — I’ve

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Art Giveaway Winners
Lauren Forcella

JUL 2018 First Art Giveaway Winner!

   Jo Ellen Bogue of Kelseyville, California: We are beyond excited to congratulate our very first Art Giveaway winner, a very happy camper!!! Won Artwork:

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