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Southport NC Plein Air Watercolor Paintings

Southport NC Plein Air Watercolor Paintings. Earlier this year, I was in Southport NC for the international paint out. Southport is one of my favorite places to paint. The town hosts plein air paint outs twice a year.  This gives artists opportunity to paint this beautiful place. The paint out was followed by a wet […]

Wrightsville Beach Paintings

Wrightsville Beach Paintings from the recent plein air paint out. The paint out was hosted by the Wrightsville Beach Museum of History. This was a two day long plein air event, followed by a Wet paint sale. This was the first paint out for the Musuem and it turned out to be a real success. […]

Mumbai watercolor paintings

25 Sep 2014 / in Cityscape, Painting, Watercolor

I had done few Mumbai watercolor paintings back in 2012. I was there visiting my family.  My watercolor setup is highly portable: I can paint almost anywhere! Of course, it was not easy painting in Mumbai. It was difficult to control the paint due to humidity. Back in my studio, it is relatively easier and I am […]

Snow painting of Charlotte NC

12 Aug 2014 / in Cityscape, Painting, Watercolor

Snow painting of Charlotte North Carolina. I was in Charlotte earlier this year. Right before the Valentine’s day. You may remember the major snow and ice system we had on the East Coast! The bad weather had lasted  for couple of days. I almost got snowed in but was fortunate to get home in time. I made […]

Raleigh Downtown En Plein Air

I love painting cityscapes as much as I love painting landscapes and seascapes. I have painted Raleigh both en plain air and also in my studio. This is a small sketch I had down awhile ago. The downtown was decorated for holidays. And I loved the evening light. I always have my sketching supplies with […]

Wilmington En Plein Air by Raleigh NC Artist

Another favorite place of mine! Wilmington. The Cape Fear riverfront is always busy with activity. You can paint the boats. Or people. Or both. Not to mention historic homes. Of course, when the evening light is fading, you have to quickly find your subject. I was there with my artist friend Bernie Rosage Jr. We […]

Cary Lazy Daze 2014 Featured Painting Commission

Cary Lazy Daze. 18x24. Watercolor.

Happy New Year! I was commissioned by the Town of Cary to create 2014 featured painting for the 2014 Lazy Daze festival. I created this watercolor which was unveiled yesterday. I will be writing more about this commission later. – Tesh Parekh Fine Artist and Live Wedding Painter

Raleigh Fine Artist – plein air painting for Local Color Gallery

View from Willard. 16x20. Plein air watercolor on paper.

My plein air painting for Local Color Gallery‘s annual paint out. My first paint out with this gallery was in 2007 or 2008. The paint out attracts a talented group of artists each year. I could not join them during last couple of years. I had a busy Saturday but took the opportunity to do […]

Raleigh Fine Artist – New Bern Morning watercolor painting

New Bern Morning. 11x21. Watercolor on paper.
11 Apr 2013 / in Cityscape, Landscape, Painting, Watercolor

Last year I had painted this en plein air. It was just fabulous! This is the studio version. My second painting for Visual Art Exchange’s annual Scope exhibition. Loved painting this in the studio as well. I look forward to Local Color Raleigh’s annual Paint Out this Saturday! I could not participate last couple of […]

Raleigh Fine Artist – Easter Mist Over Raleigh watercolor painting

Easter mist over Raleigh. 11x21. Watercolor on paper.
11 Apr 2013 / in Cityscape, Landscape, Painting, Watercolor

I love painting cityscapes. The aerial view of Raleigh is one of my favorites to paint. I saw this view on Easter. It had been raining and was misty. I painted this in my studio. This is one of the two paintings I plan to enter into Visual Art Exchange’s annual Scope exhibition. The painting […]

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