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Submerged – A watercolor painting by Raleigh NC Fine Artist

02 Dec 2012 / in Painting, Still life, Watercolor

I am fascinated by trees and leaves! Fortunately for me, Durant Nature Park has plenty of both! I love painting there and also making studio paintings of things I observe there. There are layers of leaves in this painting. I painted four or five leaves and let watercolors paint the rest! Most of the fall colors […]

Raleigh Downtown on a Rainy Day – A watercolor painting by NC fine artist

29 Nov 2012 / in Cityscape, Landscape, Painting, Watercolor

Rain. Autumn. Raleigh downtown. State Capitol. What is not to like?! This was not an easy painting! I had to really work at it to make it all fluid! One thing I have learned about watercolors is that each painting requires a different plan of attack! What worked yesterday may not work today. Different humidity. […]

Autumn Dusk at Durant Park – an original watercolor painting by Raleigh NC Fine Artist

23 Nov 2012 / in Landscape, Painting, Watercolor

Durant Nature Park in Raleigh, North Carolina is one of my favorite places! I have done many watercolor and oil plein air paintings there. And quite a few studio paintings as well. I saw this beautiful view couple of days ago and had to paint it in my studio! I paint on variety of paper […]

Mumbai watercolor by Raleigh fine artist

21 Nov 2012 / in Cityscape, Landscape, Painting, Watercolor

Apollo Bunder, Mumbai on a hazy and hot later Sumer day. I saw this view on my recent trip to India. The islet is Middle Ground Coastal Battery. One of my many Mumbai paintings. I am working on some more paintings of South Mumbai. I love the old Victorian and English architecture of many of the […]

North Ridge Country Club Watercolor Painting by Raleigh Fine Atist

17 Nov 2012 / in Cityscape, Landscape, Painting, Watercolor

Another painting of the fall in Raleigh. This one is from the North Ridge Country Club area. One of the many autumn paintings I am working on! I am enjoying capturing the colors in impressionistic manner. Winter will be a good time to make some drybrush paintings… – Tesh Parekh Fine Artist and Live Wedding […]

Rainy Fall Day in Raleigh – A watercolor by Raleigh Fine Artist

16 Nov 2012 / in Cityscape, Landscape, Painting, Watercolor

This is Rainwater street in Raleigh. The street runs through the North Ridge Country Club golf course. and looks beautiful anytime of the year. But, more so during the fall. I was driving around Raleigh one rainy day this fall and absolutely loved this scene! I will be more watercolors and may be an oil […]

Myrtle Beach SC Plein Air Watercolor Paintings by Raleigh Fine Artist

02 Jul 2012 / in Alla Prima, Painting, Plein Air, Watercolor

Few days ago I had travelled to Myrtle Beach SC for a little family vacation. I always carry my watercolors with me wherever I go! So while I enjoyed spending time with my family, I did manage to make sketches and paintings. I carried my sketch-pad and watercolor blocks to the beach everyday. I also […]

Honorable mentions for my 2 gouache paintings! – Raleigh Fine Artist

09 Jan 2012 / in Event, Gouache, Watercolor

Two of my recent paintings have won honorable mentions in Jerry’s Artarama‘s Turner Gouache Contest. Originals and prints are available!    Both are gouache paintings but painted differently. “Quilts” was painted in many session using many washes and layers. I painted “NC State Fair 2011” in single session. I am thankful to Jerry’s for their […]

Wedding Painting of Jenny and Kory at Edenton Street UMC in Raleigh – by North Carolina Live Wedding Painter

My latest live wedding painting: Jenny & Kory. Edenton Street UMC in Raleigh. 12″x16″ watercolor. This is one of the longest live watercolor wedding painting I have done! Edenton Street UMC is a beautiful Church. I was fascinated by the details and I wanted to get all of that in my painting. This was my second live […]

Live Event Painting for the Triangle Wine Experience- a video

13 Apr 2011 / in Alla Prima, Event Painting, Watercolor

Tesh Parekh- wedding painter. Live event painting for Triangle Wine Experience 2010.

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