Sharon's Art Blog

Recent Posts

August 29, 2019

I am so excited to announce my new shop on Etsy! It is called SharonLongWatercolor 

The Leslies in my life (there are two!)  have been pushing me to get on Etsy for a while and this past month we did it! I launched the site as a way for new people to find my Magic Palet...

August 13, 2019


CAA Member Artist Sharon Long (Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County) will have her art on display at the Walton County Coastal Branch Library through August 27. Stop in to see several of her works as well as six pieces of her late husband's New Orleans Courtyard se...

June 10, 2019

Hello everyone! I am still teaching this summer every week in Destin and once a month in Gulfport, MS. I had a wonderful group of ladies last week and they did an outstanding job with their watercolor paintings! Tuesdays are open at Wyndham in Seascape Resort. Everyone...

January 26, 2019

Painting by local artist Sharon Long is Sold. Commissioned Original Watercolor paintings

January 6, 2019

We are excited to have our snowbirds back in Destin! We are glad to be offering watercolor painting lessons for winter guests in our local art classes. We have added some new locations and times to our weekly painting classes. 

We hope to see our old frie...

January 6, 2018

Here is a sneak peek at Sharon Long's latest watercolor painting in progress and the completed watercolor original at the end of the post! Scroll down to see it complete.

It features the timeless beauty of carousel horses. This full size work is a labor of love. Sharon...

December 27, 2017

Welcome home! Wow, it is time to get out those brushes and get going! I know you all have lots of new ideas and paintings in you head that you want to create so let's get together and paint!

Watercolor Classes are ongoing and you can join us anytime. I have several new...

November 7, 2017

When I started out in the art world I heard a lot of art terms unfamiliar to me. I was lost and finally learned what "a wash" was. It is a thin layer of paint in a pale value.  When dry then another layer of color is applied on top to darken or build up the value.  My...

January 26, 2017

Sign up for a watercolor class at any time! Sharon has classes going several days a week so just give her a call and come today! You are never left behind as you learn at your own pace and work on your own individual painting and topic.

Sharon also hosts painting partie...

January 9, 2017

Sharon Long's Annual Art Show and Sale

is scheduled for the weekend of

 Saturday, February 22, 2020 9:00 am to 4:00 pm &

Sunday, February 23, 2020 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

at the Seascape Conference Center

in Miramar Beach, Florida. 

in the Seascape Resort 

Join us for light...

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