Original New Orleans Art by Debbie Ainsworth

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Update on my Current Painting.

Update on my Current Painting.

Here’s an update for my current painting. I have come up with a name for it … Chateau Bleu. 🙂 The transom above the door is done. I changed the plaque from a single large fleur de lis to three small ones. The door still […]

Sunday Smile

Sunday Smile

The painting Sunday Smile, completed in May of 2016 by Debbie Ainsworth, features an abstract portrait of a young woman with a peaceful smile. The Sunday Smile Fine Art Print is available as a Limited Edition or Open Edition.   Painting Title: Sunday Smile Series: […]

Blue Eyes

Blue Eyes

The painting Blue Eyes, created as a companion to Green Eyes, was completed in October of 2016 by Debbie Ainsworth. The Blue Eyes Fine Art Print is available as a Limited Edition or Open Edition.   Painting Title: Blue Eyes Series: Lagniappe (lan-yap) Original Size: […]

Beautifully Done Print

Beautifully Done Print

Beautifully done print, vibrant colors and everything you see here. It arrived quickly in terrifically done packing. The artist contacted me and we communicated through the entire sale. Just perfect! Deanne S. Title: Victorian Lodgings – Limited Edition 11″ x 14″

Crystal Preserves

Crystal Preserves

  The painting Crystal Preserves, completed in July of 2017 by Debbie Ainsworth, features the iconic billboard on Tulane Avenue in New Orleans. The Crystal Preserves Fine Art Print is available as a Limited Edition or Open Edition.   Painting Title: Crystal Preserves Series: Lagniappe […]

Oysters & Hot Sauce

Oysters & Hot Sauce

  The painting Oysters & Hot Sauce, completed in July of 2017 by Debbie Ainsworth, features a tray of oysters and a bottle of Crystal Hot Sauce. The Oysters & Hot Sauce Fine Art Print is available as a Limited Edition or Open Edition. Painting […]

Maison de Memere – Award Winning

Maison de Memere – Award Winning

  The painting Maison de Memere, completed in May of 2017 by Debbie Ainsworth, features a colorful house in a typical New Orleans neighborhood. The Maison de Memere Fine Art Print is available as a Limited Edition or Open Edition.   Painting Title: Maison de […]

PG Window – Award Winning

PG Window – Award Winning

  The painting PG Window, completed in November of 2016 by Debbie Ainsworth, features flowering branches and a perfume bottle. The PG Window Fine Art Print is available as a Limited Edition or Open Edition.   Painting Title: PG Window Series: Lagniappe Original Medium: Acrylic […]

To Print or Not to Print – Learning How to Sell Prints of Original Artwork

To Print or Not to Print – Learning How to Sell Prints of Original Artwork

I have a problem, but it’s a great problem to have. My art is selling faster than I can produce it, which is great! However, my ultimate goal is to make a living as a professional artist. Until I can command thousands of dollars for my […]

Updates on My New Painting

Updates on My New Painting

I still haven’t come up with a name yet, but I’ve been working pretty intensely on this painting for the last few days. The muse fled me for a few days, but she’s back now with a vengeance, I’m happy to report. I’m continuing work […]

Over the Moon

Over the Moon

Over the moon with the Crystal Preserves painting and the hot sauce and oysters. Debbie is a perfectionist and so many details were carefully thought out and worked great. I’m working on the next one. – Crystal B. Title: Crystal Preserves – Original Title: Oysters […]

First Art Commission Part 2 – Crystal Hot Sauce

First Art Commission Part 2 – Crystal Hot Sauce

My first art commission was a two parter. The first part was Crystal Preserves. This is the second, Crystal Hot Sauce. Here it is from sketch to completion. I will be offering prints of both very soon.

First Art Commission – Crystal Preserves

First Art Commission – Crystal Preserves

I got my first art commission!! Naturally, I am incredibly excited. A few weeks ago I reconnected with my old Riverdale High School classmates on Facebook. Wow. It’s been wonderful to see names I haven’t heard for 38 years suddenly pop up all over my […]

What is that Background You’re Using?

What is that Background You’re Using?

One question I keep getting from people who’ve seen photographs of my art is, what is that in the background? Some people have speculated that it might be a mural or even a glimpse into another room. So, this article is intended to clear up […]