Flower Paintings

Gerbera Orange – Coasters – Tile Art

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“Gerbera Daisy Orange” painting by artist Jackie Jacobson is transformed into beautiful ceramic tile art coasters. The center of this Gerbera Daisy was what attracted Jackie Jacobson and where she focused for this painting. Gerbera Daisy Orange, was painted to complete a group of 4 flower paintings in Orange.  It  has been added to Tile […]

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Sunflower – Follow the Painting Process

THE REFERENCE     Sunflower V Square © Jacobson   THE BACKGROUND PAINTING       Are you wondering how I do it? What’s the process that I use to get from  A to  Z?    THE PROCESS in Steps 1 thru 7 Paint Sunflower into the Background image Add more petals and lines Add […]

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Pick your favorite and vote

   THE PROJECT I need to add two pieces to the above Oriental Poppy Long The pieces need to measure 16″x20″ each THE DILEMA Should the pieces be more abstract and use shapes related to the flower? Should the pieces be a matching flower? YOUR VOTE PLEASE Choose #1 or #2 and just type that into […]

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What Happened in the Studio Today?

  ABSTRACT PAINTING I said I would work in several styles. Here’s what I consider an abstract style. The image is part of the abstract ground. You may recognize the background from my self portrait. MY PROCESS… Medium:  Corel Painter 11 – digital painting Used the original abstract painting for the background layer Used the […]

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Shopping for small art prints?

NEW … from the Jacobson small print gallery… Fine art giclee prints Printed on the highest quality art paper Mounted – Unmatted Print Size  11″ x 14″ Fits Standard Size  11″ x 14″  Frame  No custom framing needed  Purchase prints by phone at 760.831.1190 or email jackiejart@aol.com And best of all…at really affordable prices $15.00 .. 1 print $12.50 each .. 2 or more prints […]

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New Paintings – The Plumeria Suite

The Plumeria Suite Just added  Plumeria paintings are available in limited edition giclee prints on canvas. As I said in a recent post, Plumeria is the flower that is most requested in my street fair booth. In case you missed it, read my story about Plumerias here. They are fun things you may not know […]

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5 Things about Plumeria flowers

FIVE  FACTS Plumeria is related to the Oleander It’s common name is Frangipani Both possess poisonous, milky sap (similar to Euphorbia among them the Poinsettia) Flowers are most fragrant at night in order to lure sphinx moths to pollinate them. The flowers have no nectar , and simply dupe their pollinators as they move from […]

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It’s time to order your Holiday Greeting Cards

  New paintings for 2009 Holiday Greeting Cards  The Amaryllis group. I’ve painted two new amaryllis for this year’s holiday greeting cards. One is in the traditional oil painting style and one in the new popular PopArt style. Both images are available as giclee prints on canvas.   Ready to customize The 5×7 greeting card is […]

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How to setup a street fair booth

COD Street Fair Booth – 8:20 AM Walk with me through the process and click any picture to see it enlarged.  Today I documented that event with photos and a timeline. We awake at 3:40 AM every Saturday and Sunday, and at 5:15 AM leave for the street fair in our fully packed van. It has to […]

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Blog Triage

I really want to build a more active and exciting blog, so I signed up for the 4-week Blog Triage class with Cynthia Morris and Alyson Stanfield. Today’s assignment is to describe the people who I want to visit, read and interact with me on this blog.   OK, here goes… you have a sense of humor you like […]

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Postcard

SHORT & SIMPLE   This is the postcard I sent to everyone on my mailing list.   CLICK HERE FOR POSTCARD

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Where I Do It – Studio Tour

Welcome to my Studio and Gallery   DOOR IS OPEN, COME ON IN…You are entering my home gallery. Welcome Welcome After you enter, turn Right into the digital studio… Digital Studio THE EQUIPMENT This is my workspace. On the left, the monitor. On the right, the Wacom Cintique Monitor When I’m painting I put the […]

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Meet Me At the Fair

We are melting into the pavement here in Palm Desert, CA., so I thought it would be perfect to show you what my booth looks like. I figure it is unlikely you’ll be coming to the desert any time soon. I’m at the College of the Desert Street Fair, located in Palm Desert, CA. The space is in Lot 2 – #75. […]

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Painting Demo – The Rose

  White Rose with Bud ©2009 Jacobson.   WHITE ROSE WITH BUD TAKE A SEAT AND ENJOY  Today I am working in my ultimate digital art studio.  This is an oil painting demo using the Wacom® Cintique touch/pressure sensitive monitor and Corel® Painter 11. Painter 11 digital painting software is the most advanced painting and natural […]

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