Original New Orleans Themed Art by Debbie Ainsworth

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I Got an Honorable Mention

I Got an Honorable Mention

Recently I joined the Slidell Art League and submitted four of my paintings for their Art & Bloom Show. I am thrilled to say that I got an Honorable Mention for “Green Eyes.” All four will be on display at the Slidell Memorial Hospital Cancer […]

ArtByDArt Paintings on Display

ArtByDArt Paintings on Display

A wonderful friend has become a collector of my work. Naturally, I am beyond thrilled about the fact that she has purchased three of my paintings. She was also kind enough to take a picture of them displayed on the wall of her home.

Starting a New Painting

Starting a New Painting

Working on my next painting. It’s not going to be part of my Little Jewels collection, however. My eyes need a break. LOL It’s funny, but after working exclusively on 8 x 10 canvases for so long, I’m a little nervous about working on a […]

Spirit of NOLA – Original Painting – SOLD

Spirit of NOLA – Original Painting – SOLD

An Original work of Art featuring a ghostly figure in the French Quarter, created with acrylics and signed by the Artist. Title: Spirit of NOLA Genre: New Orleans Art Size: 10″ x 8″ Media: Acrylic, Gloss finish Gallery Wrapped (NO FRAMING NECESSARY) Original Painting READY […]

Patio Prose – Original Painting – SOLD

Patio Prose – Original Painting – SOLD

Great news! This is the third painting I’ve sold before I actually got to list it on Etsy! A very wonderful woman saw my posts on Facebook and bought it. Thanks!

ArtByDArt Paintings Video

ArtByDArt Paintings Video

I just made a new video of my current paintings.

NOLA Night – Original Painting – SOLD

NOLA Night – Original Painting – SOLD

Get Fine Art Prints of NOLA Night! An Original work of Art, a New Orleans neighborhood at night created with acrylics and mixed media, signed by the Artist. Title: NOLA Night Size: 16″ x 20″ Media: Acrylic, Mixed Media, Matte Finish Gallery Wrapped (NO FRAMING […]

Le’ Bistro – Original Painting – SOLD

Le’ Bistro – Original Painting – SOLD

An Original work of Art featuring the exterior of a French Quarter Bistro, created with acrylic paint and signed by the Artist. Title: Le’ Bistro Size: 10″ x 8″ Media: Acrylic, Matte finish Gallery Wrapped (NO FRAMING NECESSARY) One of a Kind READY TO HANG […]

Days Gone By – Original Painting – SOLD

Days Gone By – Original Painting – SOLD

This is my vision of a Vintage Clothing shop located in the New Orleans French Quarter. I really loved working on the details of “Days Gone By,” and am excited to announce that it sold before I even had a chance to list it on […]

Victorian Lodgings – Original Painting – SOLD!

Victorian Lodgings – Original Painting – SOLD!

An Original work of Art, a colorful entrance to a Victorian B&B, created with acrylics and mixed media, signed by the Artist. Title: Victorian Lodgings Size: 8″ x 10″ Media: Acrylic, Gloss finish Gallery Wrapped (NO FRAMING NECESSARY) One of a Kind READY TO HANG […]

PG Window – A Painting for Me

PG Window – A Painting for Me

Back when I worked at an Uptown real estate office, they had this little display on the window sill of the ladies’ bathroom. I know it’s weird, but while I was evacuated during Katrina, this little venue kept cropping up in my mind. I kept […]

Quarter Nocturne – Original Painting – $100

Quarter Nocturne – Original Painting – $100

An Original work of Art, a French Quarter street at night, created with acrylics and mixed media, signed by the Artist.     Title: Quarter Nocturne Size: 18″ x 14″ Media: Acrylic, Mixed Media, Satin Finish Gallery Wrapped (NO FRAMING NECESSARY) READY TO HANG   […]

Working, Working, Working!

Working, Working, Working!

I have been really busy for the past few days, because I made a decision to commit myself to my art work. That means I’m treating it like a job, and doing some painting every day, whether I want to or not. The thing is, […]

An Update on my Latest Painting

An Update on my Latest Painting

I put in a lot of detail work on the painting today. Still needs a lot more work, but it’s coming along.