Posts in Longhorn Paintings
A Facelift? Is it going to hurt? Return to the easel and close your eyes. Longhorn by Laurie Pace

A Facelift? Is it going to hurt? Return to the easel and close your eyes.  Longhorn by Laurie Pace

Well, the eyes that keep me working suggested changes on Rocky.  So he had to have a facelift back on the easel.  No more rings around his eyes. No more longhorn spots... and a bit more expressive colors throughout his face.  He is on his way to Denver for the Show at Mirada the end of March. 

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The Goodnight Loving Trail . Texas History in the making . Heading West to the Rockies . Rocky Mountain Longhorn paintings . Laurie Pace

The Goodnight Loving Trail . Texas History in the making . Heading West to the Rockies . Rocky Mountain Longhorn paintings . Laurie Pace

I will bet you did not know I was/am a Texas History Teacher.  With totally modestly I must say I am one of the best. My students loved Texas History and not one of them failed the course when I taught it. Texas history is deep and exciting. Texas has evolved over and over again and so have the residents of Texas.  Now I am not a born Texan, but I am married to one and all our kids are Texas born.  Oh yes, it makes a difference. Don't tell, I am from Missouri. 

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Rocky Mountain Longhorn . Losing Battle . The Eyes of Texas are Upon You . The colors of the earth . Laurie Pace . Longhorn Paintings

Rocky Mountain Longhorn . The Eyes of Texas are Upon You . The colors of the earth . Laurie Pace . Longhorn Paintings

It was a losing battle for me99% of my longhorn painting are commissions for UT fans here in Texas. I do not budge on those. One went to Dutch Art and was sold to someone I knew wanting one.  I have never EVER EVER sent them out of the state or had them in any other gallery. Only that one, in a Dallas Gallery.

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Lost the Longhorns . Buried in Paint . Expressions of Creativity Exploding in the Studio . Wait until tomorrow . Laurie Pace

Lost the Longhorns . Buried in Paint . Expressions of Creativity Exploding in the Studio .  Wait until tomorrow . Laurie Pace

Well, you might see longhorns developing now but you sure won't see them tomorrow. Yep, you gotta come back to see what happens in the next episode.  I sent these off to Steve but he wanted my Moon Face Longhorn.  I loved the colors here and decided it was a case of scrap and blend.

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