Maureen’s Blog

Every now and again I will do a post for my blog. Sometimes they are about my Maureen's Blog equine fine art photography horse photographer FastWinn Tucson AZphotography process. Other times they are about an exhibit, an award or something happening in Tucson, AZ.

I do try and put interesting photos in each blog.

Please enjoy my blog posts.

Clarie’s Cafe & Art Gallery

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Clarie’s Cafe & Art Gallery

A big thank you to Claires Cafe Art Gallery for selling two of my equine fine art photography on canvas prints!  It is such a thrill to sell my art work and to sell it at Claire’s is so exciting. Flying Eagle and Boss Mare sold at Clarie’s and are shown below.  Both images are of the Spanish Barb Horses that are from Southern Arizona. Sold at Claires Cafe Art Gallery Claire supports local artist by opening up the walls of Claire’s Cafe to hold our art.  She also has wonderful jewelry on display as well. Claire’s Cafe is...

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Pet Portraits

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Pet Portraits

I took a couple of online pet portraits photo classes this week.  Some of it was a review but I did learn a lot about both my camera settings and poses for dogs and cats. After the class I took some pet portraits of my dog Clyde and my cat Buster.  The cat was the easier of the two to photograph.  Who knew.  LOL Clyde wants to be next to you and touching you so that makes taking photos a challenge.  And if you are close to him you should be petting him.  I think that was an unknown rule when we adopted him.  We got Clyde from Save-A-Bull...

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Light Space and Time 7th Annual International “Botanicals” Art Competition

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Light Space and Time 7th Annual International “Botanicals” Art Competition

I was thrilled to learn that on August 1, 2017 two of my art pieces were juried into the Internatoinal Light Space and Time 7th Annual “Botanicals” Art Competition.  “Painted Queen” received a Special Merritt award and “Scream for Peace” received a Special Recognition Award.  The International Botanicals Art Competition received 720 entries from 17 different countries from around the world.  It is such an honor to have two of my art pieces receive recognition!.     Light Space and Time 7th Annual...

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Seasons Art Exhibit June 2017

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Seasons Art Exhibit June 2017

I’m so pleased to announce that two of my images placed in the 2017 Seasons Art Exhibit.  The Seasons Art Exhibit was held in June 2017 by the Light, Space and Time Online Gallery.   The gallery’s competition for June 2017 was the 6th Annual “Seasons” Art Competition. 2D and 3D artists (including photography) from around the world, were called upon to make online submissions for possible inclusion in to the Gallery’s July 2017 online group art exhibition. The gallery received 377 entries from 20 different countries from around the...

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FastWinn Etsy Shop Updates

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FastWinn Etsy Shop Updates

Since the first of the year I’ve been spending a lot of time on my FastWinn Etsy Shop.  As a result I now have 400+ active listings on my Etsy Shop!   FastWinn Etsy Shop Nursery & Kids Room Images   It has been a ton of work getting all the listings created and adding a lot of new work.  I’m most proud of my new Etsy Shop’s Nursery & Kids Rooms section.  I’d been noticing that a lot of my sales are from people buying wall art for nursery’s.  They purchased images of Longhorns, horses, foals and...

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Cat Portraits

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Cat Portraits

Of all my photographic subjects I find wild birds and cat portraits the most challenging!  My access to wild birds is either in my backyard or a field trip away  But for cat portraits I’m fortunate to be owned by an orange tabby cat by the name of Buster.  Buster is a most photogenic cat and for the most part cooperative. Buster spends his days in my office at the window hunting the birds that frequent the nearby water fountain.  I call this Buster’s bird TV. The photos below were taken one morning as Buster was enjoying his...

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Nursery Wall Art

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Nursery Wall Art

I’ve started a new section in my Etsy Shop for Nursery Wall Art.  The images range from brightly colored cows to soft pastel pink flowers.   Other images are of baby squirrels in earth tones. And sets of images for nursery walls as well.   Horse photos for nurseries range from ethereal to stylized.       To see more of my Baby Nursery Wall Art go to my Etsy Shop the Nursery & Kids Rooms...

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