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Name Painting
What you do: When purchasing send me the name, and theme idea! 

What I do: I'll confirm with you then make art, similar to those pictured here. 

What you get: A 5"x10" original painting dedicated, signed, and shipped to the address of your choosing.

Shipping will be negotiated for those not in the USA.
One Word Commission
What you do: When purchasing put a note in a comment with a single word of inspiration.

What I do: Make art, similar to those pictured here, inspired by your one word.

What you get: A 5"x7" original painting dedicated, signed, and shipped to the address of your choosing.

Shipping will be negotiated for those not in the USA.
Abstract Comission
What you do: When purchasing, do your best to describe what you'd like. Feel free to include colors, moods, inspirational words, or a link to a work I've done that's similar to what you'd like.

What I do: Make art, similar to those pictured here, inspired by your description. 

What you get: An 11.5x15" Arches" original painting dedicated, signed, and shipped to the address of your choosing.

Shipping will be negotiated for those not in the USA.
Photo-Based Commission
What you do: When purchasing, send me a note with various photographs of the subject matter.

What I do: I'll confirm your photographs with you before accepting. After we agree on a concept then I'll make art, similar to those pictured here, inspired by your photographs. 

What you get: An 11.5x15" original painting on Arches dedicated, signed, and shipped to the address of your choosing.

Shipping will be negotiated for those not in the USA.

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Big Beautiful Bathers
This was a simple and fun exercise in plus size body types. In the media and body positivity movement you often see one type of perfectly hourglass shape plus size woman. There are lots of different types, shapes, and sizes of bodies, male, female, neither, both and otherwise.  This is for all those big, beautiful women who don't fit the mold.

22x30" (56x76 cm) Watercolor on 140lb Arches Watercolor Paper

For more:my instagram.
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Living Nature
It's been a few years since I last did a Masking Fluid layered piece, but the idea for a floral piece where the leaves fade into the background has been inspiring me for a long time. Finally I did it.  The rainbow colors were painted first, then layers of thinned black (Daniel Smith's Lunar Black) were painted over layers and layers of plants, leaves, and flowers which were blocked out freehand (no pencil) with masking fluid. 

Please let me know what you think of this style, and if you'd like to see more (or less) of it!

22x30" (56x76 cm) Watercolor and Acrylic ink on 140lb Arches Watercolor Paper

Here are a few more, older works using a similar method.

Acid Rain by jempavia  Petri Pebbles by jempavia  Olive Dance by jempavia

If you'd like to see pictures of me, snapshots of works in progress and other works that don't make it onto DA then consider clicking through to Instagram.
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Jem Pavia
Artist | Professional | Traditional Art
United States
Artist, teacher and game developer. Co-Founder of Seattle's H. Pearberry.
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Even More Colorful Cats and Colorful Cats for Sale

Journal Entry: Tue Dec 13, 2016, 5:09 PM
Last week I posted 10 paintings of cats. Here are 5 more! These 5 are all in portrait orientation and I had fun playing with different color schemes and compositions! 

Colorful Cats in Portrait 5 by jempavia  Colorful Cats in Portrait 4 by jempavia   Colorful Cats in Portrait 3 by jempavia   Colorful Cats in Portrait 2 by jempavia  Colorful Cats in Portrait 1 by jempavia

Of the 10 I've already sold a number of the originals. If you're interested in one for yourself or a "crazy cat person" in your life, all the ones on this journal are still available. I'm selling them for $150 each (with free standard shipping to anywhere in the US. I'm willing to ship outside the US, but will add the shipping costs). 

They're all on 16x20" 140 lb Arches Natural White watercolor paper. The deckle edge is the original edge. The paper hasn't been ripped or resized.  Here is an untouched, uncropped, unwhite-balanced photo taken outside, in natural light with my Canon DSLR so you can see, in as much realism as possible what you'd be getting. 

Untouched cat by jempavia



Colorful Cats 10 by jempavia

If you're interested in buying a painting for yourself or the crazy cat lady in your life for Christmas, please send me a note with the name or thumbnail of the painting you're interested in! I try to respond to all notes within 24 hours and any monetary transactions for will be done through paypal for our mutual peace of mind.



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Happy Birthday Jen!

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Hey Hey Happy Birthday Fellow Deviant! :iconspinningcakeplz:
Your paintings are amazing and thanks for all you do! :heart:
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