Opus Daily Practice ( days 12,13,14 and 15)

I’m a little bit behind on blogging about my Opus Daily Practice, so I thought I would do one multi day post instead. Day 12 – The theme was forest. I managed to finish off a painting based on a forest area in Kootenay National Park. I also worked away on a naturally dyed ear […]

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Happy National Flag of Canada Day! – February 15th

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“Canada Flag #1”

Happy National Flag of Canada Day! Our flag is 52 years old with the first flag being raised on February 15th , 1965. A pretty cool flag for a pretty cool country!

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Canada Flag #1
5″x7″
ink on paper
2017
by Debra Hunter

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Opus Daily Practice – day 11

Opus Daily Practice, day 11. A quick 5 minute sketch from a parking lot in Canmore, Alberta, Canada, and some road knitting. Sometimes life is busy and you have to sneak creative practices in. #opusdailypractice http://www.debra-hunter.com http://www.handmade-canada.com . . . . Ads belong to WordPress.

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Opus Daily Practice – day 10

Opus Daily Practice day 10. The theme was “folk”. “Folk” isn’t far from a lot of the work I create. Today’s work is an “in progress” 2″x3.5″ ink drawing, and an ear flap style toque knit of naturally dyed wool. Lots of items “in progress” due to the Opus Daily Practice project, soon I will […]

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Opus Daily Practice – day 9

Opus Daily Practice day 9. The theme was “muted”. As much as I thought about creating a muted piece to fit the theme I am currently working on, the more the weather outside called to the theme. So after a quick snowshoe, I set about to do a quick , muted, en plein air watercolour. […]

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Opus Daily Practice – day 8

Opus Daily Practice day 8. Today I decided to work on projects in progress than start a new one based on the prompt. Cold weather is allowing me to get a lot done. One bag finished. One hat finished. The maple leaf drawing is super close to finished, and the kayak drawing is in progress. […]

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Opus Daily Practice -day 7

Opus Daily Practice day 7 ( #opusdailypractice ). The theme was “urban”, citing the style of Basquiat as a style. Each day I have been doing a daily practice with both art and handmade, today is no exception, except today I will show both pieces separately as the styles are so vastly different. The painting, […]

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Opus Daily Practice – day 6

Opus Daily Practice day 6. The prompt to create work was “repetition”. This is my comfort zone. Repetitive patterns and repetitive shapes in the drawing (still in progress). Repetitive movement in the re-spinning of scrap yarn (eternally in progress!). #opusdailypractice http://www.debra-hunter.com http://www.handmade-canada.com . . . . Ads belong to WordPress.

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Opus Daily Practice – day 5

Opus Daily Practice – day 5. Hand carved toggles and a small ink drawing. http://www.debra-hunter.com http://www.handmade-canada.com . . . Ads belong to WordPress.

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Opus Daily Practice 2017 – Day 4

Opus Daily Practice day 4. The prompt today was “melting”, which made me think of how the colors of a sunset melt together. The above drawing is still in progress, but it is a start. Speaking of “in progress”, The mini bag is progressing with a strap and toggles being the last two steps before […]

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