Kansas City Skyline at Convention Center Exit

“Stress is the trash of modern life. We all generate it but if you don’t dispose of it properly, it will pile up and overtake your life.”
Terri Guillemets

Copyright Beth Parker Art 2013

Copyright Beth Parker Art 2013

Kansas City Skyline at Convention Center Exit – 8″ x 10″ Watercolor

My friend Jim “Botee” Meyer supplied the photo reference for this painting.  It was a little confusing, but I had so much fun doing it.  I didn’t realize until later that the Sticky-up thingies with the wires coming from them is actually Bartle Hall, and it crosses the highway, too.  Fun stuff!

Terri Guillemets, U.S. quotation anthologist

Terri Guillemets (b.1973) is a quotation anthologist from Phoenix, Arizona who has collected quotes since age thirteen. Her passion is sharing inspirational, thought-provoking, and humorous quotations with a worldwide audience via her website The Quote Garden at www.quotegarden.com, one of the most long-standing online quotation collections and the first to offer a wide variety of special occasion topics. With a personal, heartfelt approach she shares inspiration and love of words with the world, “spreading quotatious joy” as she calls it. A curmudgeonesque optimist whose inner child will never grow up, she also enjoys nature, photography, cloudgazing, and family.



6 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Carol King
    Jan 06, 2013 @ 20:04:58

    How cool. You did a cityscape. I love this one.


  2. just4crafters
    Jan 04, 2013 @ 13:52:30

    I agree with Leslie. Beautiful, beautiful dancing buildings!!! 🙂 Love it!!! ~Sophia


  3. lesliepaints
    Jan 04, 2013 @ 10:19:58

    The line in this is phenomenal, Beth! I love every bit of it, the color, the composition and the shapes. The skyline seems to dance and pass on your joy of creating. I think I like that the best!


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