Original New Orleans Art by Debbie Ainsworth

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And The Winner Is . . .

And The Winner Is . . .

. . . Sharyn S.!  It was my great pleasure today to meet with Sharyn to give her the Limited Edition Print of NOLA Night in person. Congratulations, Sharyn! It was so nice to see you again. I had such a wonderful time at Slidell […]

Slidell Arts Evening 2018 – June 23rd

Slidell Arts Evening 2018 – June 23rd

ArtByDArt is participating in this year’s Arts Evening in Slidell. Come out and see Debbie Ainsworth at the Olde Towne Event Center on First Street (next to Tacos & Beer close to the Soda Shop) on Saturday, June 23rd, from 4-9pm. She will have several […]

Splish Splash Added to Familiar Faces Collection

Splish Splash Added to Familiar Faces Collection

This was a really fun one to paint. Splish Splash, so named because I had that song in my head the entire time I was painting it, was inspired by another student’s project back in college. The idea of a curvy girl stuffed into a […]

Sew Busy – Newest Addition to Sidewalks of NOLA Collection

Sew Busy – Newest Addition to Sidewalks of NOLA Collection

Just finished the photoshoot of my original painting, Sew Busy! Credit for the name goes to my mom, Mavis. I love it. This painting has tons of details, enough to keep you entranced for hours. I’ll be doing a full write up for it before […]

Garden Sanctuary is SOLD

Garden Sanctuary is SOLD

I am thrilled to announce that my painting, Garden Sanctuary, is SOLD. But, you can still see the original on display through May 23rd at Slidell Memorial Hospital as part of the Art & Bloom show. The new owner very generously agreed to accept shipping […]

Slidell Arts Evening 2018

Slidell Arts Evening 2018

UPDATE: Arts Evening was postponed to June 23rd.  ArtByDArt is participating in this year’s Arts Evening in Slidell. Come out and see Debbie Ainsworth at the Arcade Theater on Carey Street on Saturday, April 14th, from 4-9pm. She will have several Original Paintings on display, […]

Familiar Faces Collection

Familiar Faces Collection

Portraits of forlorn flappers and curvy girls taking a bath. There’s also some great Couple Art featuring paired paintings as well as an embracing couple. Portraiture is something Debbie’s still dabbling with, so there’s lots of fun and variety in this collection.

Moonlight Tears Won a Blue Ribbon at SAL Monthly Contest

Moonlight Tears Won a Blue Ribbon at SAL Monthly Contest

I am thrilled to announce that Moonlight Tears got a first place ribbon in the apprentice category of the Slidell Art League’s monthly contest! It will be on display at the Slidell Memorial Cancer Center on Robert Blvd. Stop by and see it if you […]

Moonlight Tears – Original Painting

Moonlight Tears – Original Painting

I just finished a new painting. This one is called Moonlight Tears, and is my first attempt at a semi-realistic portrait. It was actually inspired by one of my digital art images, Moonlit Tears. The Original Painting is in the store now, but delivery can’t […]

Catching Up with ArtByDArt

Catching Up with ArtByDArt

It’s been a while since I’ve blogged. Part of that was due to reevaluating my art marketing techniques, but an even greater part was devoted to the holidays and making art. The last finished painting I blogged about was Tudor Bleu. Since then, I’ve completed […]

As One Awarded First Place in SAL Monthly Contest

As One Awarded First Place in SAL Monthly Contest

Completed in November of 2017, As One was submitted in the apprentice category of the Slidell Art League’s monthly contest and was awarded a First Place Blue Ribbon. As One will be on display at the Slidell Memorial Hospital Cancer Center on Robert Blvd. Prints […]

Days Gone By Added to Store

Days Gone By Added to Store

This week’s entry to the ArtByDArt store is a favorite, Days Gone By. This painting features a vintage clothing store in the New Orleans French Quarter. To celebrate, I’m offer 20% OFF for Three Days Only. Oh, a little bird told me that if you […]

Tudor Bleu & Sunday Smile on Display

Tudor Bleu & Sunday Smile on Display

If you happen to be near the St. Tammany Parish Library on Robert Blvd. in Slidell, stop by to see some beautiful art on display, including two paintings by Debbie Ainsworth. Though neither painting won a prize from the judge, the librarians told Debbie that […]

Spirit of NOLA Added to ArtByDArt Stores

Spirit of NOLA Added to ArtByDArt Stores

Halloween seems the perfect day to add the ghostly Spirit of NOLA to the ArtByDArt store! You can also find it on my ArtByDArt Etsy Shop and on my ArtByDArt Ebay store. But remember, ArtByDArt coupons only work on this website. With all the extra […]