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Title: Hello from Maggie in the UK
Post by: MagsOrchard on April 23, 2017, 01:51:04 AM
Hi everyone, my names is Maggie and I live in the U.K.  I studied art at secondary school and then continued to Teacher Training College.  I am now retired.  I love to learn new art techniques.  I have done various courses recently namely Pet Portraiture, Coloured Pencil Techniques, Botanical Watercolours, Pen and Ink techniques and a few others.  I work mostly in watercolour and graphite and coloured pencil.  I paint most days.  I consider myself to be an amateur but have been fortunate to sell some of my paintings.  I have just enrolled in the Scratchboarding class which I am absolutely loving.  :)
Title: Re: Hello from Maggie in the UK
Post by: Kathysutterlin on April 23, 2017, 03:21:52 AM
 :bigwelcome: Welcome to Paintbasket, Maggie. This is a very warm and supportive group. You have a nice diverse interest in art mediums. I look forward to seeing your work.  :)
Title: Re: Hello from Maggie in the UK
Post by: mea hamo pena on April 23, 2017, 08:57:36 AM
Maggie

So happy you found us at Paintbasket.  Nolan and Dennis give great instruction and we members love to be a support system for each other.

I saw the lovely portrait you did of Emma in your gallery and look forward to seeing more of your work.  Love the band of red flowers in her hair.

aloha

mea

Title: Re: Hello from Maggie in the UK
Post by: Cath on April 24, 2017, 01:14:08 AM
 :) Warm welcome Maggie!