Thursday, January 30, 2014

Happy Flowers,still life,oil on canvas,5x7,price$100

Today i just painted two flowers. I also will put up the drawing I did this morning of our model Jim.Also one of Mike from last week. Enjoy

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Celebration,still life,oil on canvas,11x14,price$300

Another flower painting.The flowers seem to be full of celebration.They burst their beauty out.Another gray, rainy day. So the painting is photoed under indoor light.

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Birthday Flowers,still life,oil on canvas,9x12,price$275

Todays painting is of my birthday flowers. A lot of happy color. Again no sun. So image taken with indoor light.Enjoy.

Monday, January 27, 2014

Down by the Bay,figures,oil on canvas,16x12,price$700

This is a painting I did of the two models we dressed up in Victorian clothes.It was a fun day.

Sunday, January 26, 2014

At Bowman State Park,seascape,oil on canvas,9x12,price$650

This is the painting I did yesterday afternoon of a sail boat at our Washington State park. I worked a little more on it yesterday after my photo of it.

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Alethea,figure,oil on canvas paper,price,NFS

I painted the dancer model Alethea this morning . Then Pained a landscape of evening light at Bowman State park,using mostly my painting knife. It need more work. then I'll put it up again.

Friday, January 24, 2014

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Kayak Near Home,figure,oil on canvas,9x12,price$650

This is the other painting I did yesterday. It is painted mostly with a brush but I added the highlights with a painting knife. The kayaker was rowing next to our city park by the Bay.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Amarylis,still life,oil on canvas paper,16x12,priceNFS

today I painted two paintings.I have waited almost two month for the Amarylis to bloom. The kayack is of a man next to our local park by the sea.I did most of the Kayak painting with a brush but added the high lights with a painting knife. Enjoy.

Monday, January 20, 2014

Evening Sail Boat Race,sea scape,oil on canvas,6x6,price$300

This is another study in grays. The evening sun rays on the sea is hard for me to capture in oils. Easier with watercolor for me.Enjoy

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Boy Play,figures,oil on canvas,8x10,price,$400

This is a painting of boy playing on the beach up in Victoria, Canada.Also one more painting from my ballet studies.

Saturday, January 18, 2014

Tidepool Finds,figures,oil on canvas,11x14,price$800

This is a painting of children playing in the tide pool on a foggy morning.It is not a new painting for I didn't have the time to paint today.
Enjoy

Friday, January 17, 2014

Misty Morning Sail,seascape,oil on canvas,8x10,price$600

This painting I did today might also be called "study in grays". We had sunshine today, so I could take a photo of this painting and the boys on a raft painting, "Over There".
I worked a little more on it and taking a picture in the sunshine always helps to capture the true color in my paintings.

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Childs Play,figure,9x12,oil on canvas,price$700.

I have had this painting in shows and I have enjoyed looking at it in my home.
I thought others might enjoy it. Today I went to our local museum and looked at my friends art in the Museum shop. So I only had time to touch up yesterday's boys on rafts "Over There" The drawings on paper are for sale. They are $100 each

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Over There,figures,8x8,oil on canvas,NFS

A new painting of the same boys on their rafts.Photo taken with inside light. Also A photo taken in the sun of yesterdays painting. Enjoy

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Boy Explorers,figures,8x10, oil on cannvas,NFS.

This is today's painting of some boys having an adventure playing up in Semiahmoo on their rafts. I tried to use another indoor light to photo this painting today.I am still having trouble getting true color. I tried taking another photo of yesterday's painting too. So that will go up again. Enjoy

Monday, January 13, 2014

Island Sailboats,seascape,oil on canvas,8x10,price$775

This painting changed since the last time I posted it. I darkened the sea. Look below to see how it was.

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Red Onions and Garlic,still life,oil on canvas,6x6,price$250

This painting is showing right now at the Jansen Art Center in Lynden. I will be giving a color theory oil painting class in March the 8th and the 22nd to anyone local. It will be a very small class so you need to email me soon if you want to take it.I will email you back
more details.

Saturday, January 11, 2014

Winter Flowers,still life,oil on canvas,11x14,price$475

This is one of two paintings I painted of flowers I bought from Trader Joe's.The other painting I made for the Rose room at the Willow's Inn on Lummi Island.But I now have it back in my studio for sale.

Thursday, January 9, 2014

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Liz a Music Master,portrait,oil on canvas, 16x12,price $200

I stretched canvas all afternoon. So I'll put up a portrait I did in our Tuesday night painting group.

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Joy's Art Supplies,still life,oil on canvas,10x8,$250

I painted this today. I wish we had more light here in Bellingham. I also sold my small rose painting today.

Monday, January 6, 2014

Skagit River,landscape,oil on canvas,5x7,price$200

This is today's painting of the Skagit river that you see from the Lions park and the I-5 freeway.

Sunday, January 5, 2014

Saturday, January 4, 2014

Winter Creek,landscape,oil on canvas,20x20,price$900

This is a winter painting of Gore Creek in Vail. Yesterdays lemons 6x6 are priced at $250.

Friday, January 3, 2014