Christy Beckwith Illustration

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Words That Bite

Posted by on Jun 20, 2014 in New Art, Sketchbook |

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When I sit down to brainstorm new idea I write down anything and everything that comes to mind. I end up with some useful ideas, a lot of scribbles and nonsense and a few doodles that I like but I have no use for. This drawing was one of the latter. I like him though so I typed up the little poem that I wrote next to him so everyone can read it. I hope you like him.


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Happy Father’s Day

Posted by on Jun 15, 2014 in Uncategorized |

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I have been so fortunate to have wonderful fathers in my life not only my dad but my husband as well. This first painting was painted with my husband in mind. He never hesitates to spend time with our boy and constantly shares his love of science and discovery with them. He is a great dad.
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This second painting was done with my dad in mind. As kids he took us fishing often. I will always cherish those memories. Now he takes his grand kids out in his boat. I’m so thankful they will get to have as much fun as I did laughing and talking and occasionally catching a fish or two.

Both paintings are available as prints under the prints tab or by clicking here.

Originals painted with acrylic paint on paper.

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