Sisters

Watercolour and ink series inspired by my nieces, Ninabelle and Joleen, two little girls with huge personalities. Joleen is never without Teddy Suess, a lopsided stuffed toy made with love from Grannie. Sometimes, even Buddy the black cat makes an appearance.

'Afternoon Acrobatics.' Two sisters play on the swings as though they are acrobats.
“Afternoon Acrobatics”
 12 x 18 inches
'On the Omaha Steps, in the House Where Mom was Born.' Two sisters sit on old wooden steps and pose sweetly
“On the Omaha Steps, in the House Where Mom Was Born”
 12 x 18 inches
'The Great Summer Camp Stand-off; Ballet vs Science' Two sisters stare each other down in disagreement on how to spend their summer holidays.
“The Great Summer Camp Stand-off; Ballet vs Science”
 12 x 18 inches

'It Only Took One Big Sister Hug to Make It On the Playground' Big sis gives little sister a huge hug of support on a busy playground.
“It Only Took One Big Sister Hug to Make It On the Playground”
 12 x 18 inches
'Treat or Treat' Two sisters and their black cat go trick or treating on Halloween under a full moon
“Treat or Treat”
 12 x 18 inches
'Lazy Afternoon' Two young sisters read books and enjoy down time with their black cat.
“Lazy Afternoon”
 12 x 18 inches
'Fourth of July on Vashon Island' Two sisters jump for joy, celebrating the fourth of July with spinning wheels and smiles.
“Fourth of July on Vashon Island”
 12 x 18 inches