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Soul Self-Portrait Butterflies get all the glory with their delicate beauty and whimsical flight. Everyone wants a resurrection story; to be the caterpillar who only had to discover its true self. But I am not a butterfly, I'm a snail. Snails get a bad rap. Yeah, we're slow but we are purposeful, diligent [...]
Mon, Apr 30, 2018
Source Rita Roberts Blog
A new chapter in the art life emerges — Coach and webmaster Scott Schumacher has asked me to join him in this intensive 4-week group called “It's All Perfect” — an individual coaching immersion program which begins Feb. 20. Scott is a kind soul and his intuition has been right [...]
Tue, Feb 13, 2018
Source Rita Roberts Blog
You know the old saying, “Jack of all trades, master of none.” Well, I beg to differ. I ended 2017 doing some new logo designs, starting off with The Lighting Connection in Denver. A wonderful group of people, ready to let the design process unfold and a pleasure to work with. [...]
Sun, Dec 31, 2017
Source Rita Roberts Blog
Bita Beach, Green Turtle Cay, Bahamas 9″ x 12″ Oil on Gesso Board I spent January exploring the most fabulous 1.5 square miles, walking beaches instead of shoveling record snowfall in Colorado.Green Turtle Cay is one of the barrier islands off mainland Great Abaco The Bahamas. It is considered part of [...]
Sat, Jun 17, 2017
Source Rita Roberts Blog
“Dusting of Snow on Mount Blanca” 12″ x 14″ Giclee Print on Canvas, Stretched Sides printed black and ready to hang. I was recently contacted by a someone who grew up in the San Luis Valley but now lives in Utah. He misses the landscape of his home and nothing says SLV more [...]
Fri, Apr 14, 2017
Source Rita Roberts Blog
The Pikes Peak Watercolor Society invited me to do a demo at the Cottonwood Center for the Arts in Colorado Springs, Colorado. A gracious and enthusiastic group of painters welcomed me into their monthly meeting on October 19th. I treated them to series of quickly applied washes for the beginnings [...]
Fri, Oct 21, 2016
Source Rita Roberts Blog