The Problem with Instagram

The Problem with Instagram ​​​​Sorry I’ve been out of touch I’ve been organizing and experimenting. I added another piece to the AR portfolio and you can see it on my website now “Au Soleil” ( ​​​​Sorry I’ve been out of touch I’ve been organizing and experimenting. I added another piece to the AR portfolio and…

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New Gallery Representative

New Gallery Representative ‘m pleased to announce that I have a new International Gallery Representative who is marketing some of my larger works in Marine/Beach/Coastal as well as the Landscapes in my portfolio. Another place to buy my art online. I’m thrilled to be participating in this market and new exposure. For collector’s overseas I…

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Pemaquid Moon

Surf Painting, Pemaquid Moon, 12x20 plein air oil painting by Deborah Chapin.  I was painting en plein air on a very windy spring evening off of Pemaquid Point. Because of the cloud cover I didn't expect to see the moon but then suddenly it was there.

New Painting, Pemaquid Moon, 12×20 plein air oil ​​I finished the piece that I did at Pemaquid Point during a full moon rise. I guess it was last week. So much going on here I can’t remember what I’m doing. Pemaquid Moon, it’s a 12” x 20” plein air painting on linen on board. There’s…

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The Past Week – Chapin Newsletter Update

Chapin Studio Newsletter – Update: This Past Week This past week has been busy one. ​This Past Week This past week has been a busy one. I revamped my website after having discussed it with a consultant. *Changed the overall color to newsprint drawing paper. *After watching her navigate and her jetting about, I…

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Painting at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

Peonies, pink cream floral painting by Deborah Chapin Closeup 3

Painting at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens – Plein Air Days Boothbay Maine I will be participating in Plein Air Days at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens in Boothbay on Saturday and Sunday. Gardens open up at 8:00 am. I am most likely to paint during the morning, because I wilt like a pansy in…

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LIVE plein air painting on Pemaquid Point May 25th.

Pemaquid Point LIVE plein air painting Deborah Chapin

LIVE Plein Air Painting on Pemaquid Point May 25th I will be live plein air painting on May 25th at sunset on Pemaquid Point Maine. Filmed LIVE on Instagram @deborahchapinfineart probably going live about 7:00pm EST Moonrise is at 7.23pm EST and sunset is 8:11 EST crossing fingers. The challenge Getting to Know Me As…

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Opening Day – Chapin Studio/Gallery @ Stoneridge

Opening Day Well Opening Day was full of surprises, well wishers and conversations.  Lots of interesting things in the mix. As I was doing this video tour of the debut showing of works at my new studio, it occurred to me that this is actually a journal of my travels. And what a journey it…

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Chapin Newsletter Update – Countdown to Studio/Gallery Opening

Chapin Studio/Gallery Build Opening May 21st, 2021

Getting Ready to Open My Doors It’s been quite a journey here to Maine, 40 years of work and following various paths and always following the thread as William Stafford wrote. For the past two years I have been working and building and repairing to open my first Studio/Gallery … here in Bristol Maine.  Now…

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Chapin Newsletter Update ~ Moon over Pemaquid Beach

Moon Over Pemaquid Beach by Deborah Chapin

This week I braved the cold weather and breeze and made a trip out to Pemaquid Beach to capture the moon. It is not always possible to plein air paint in -3 degrees and even though I was bundled up like the kids in Christmas Story it was not enough to stay out very long.…

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New Directory for Pemaquid Point Artists, Crafters & Antiques on the Peninsula

Introducing the New Pemaquid Point Artists Directory Showcasing incredible talent and celebrating the Original Fine Artists, Crafters and Antiques of Pemaquid Point Peninsula. SEE FEATURED ARTISTS Browse What’s on the Peninsula and Preview the 2021 Season Featured Artists We’re just getting started on the Directory but we hope that it will be beneficial to all…

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