Monday, March 31, 2014

Purple Wall Flowers.Still life, Oil on canvas,7x5,Price$200

There are wall flowers in my garden. Often the first to flower. As I was taking the photo of the painting today I had two dear eating the new greens.
So I'll post their pictures.

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Sea Side Trot,seascape,oil on canvas,20x24,price$900

This is an older painting. I am Spring studio cleaning right now. I hope to paint some new landscapes this week. For now I will pull out the old ones. Enjoy

Friday, March 28, 2014

Deep Sea Lobster,figure,acrylic on paper,11x7,price$100

This painting was a study I did for a collaborate effort to make a large sea creature painting on a door. The original painting on the door sold. enjoy

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Lisa,figure,oil on canvas pad,16x12, PriceNFS

Here is the oil painting I did last night with our group. Lisa is a great model for she sits soooo still. A little too much make up on last night. I put up some drawings I did of here back in Nov 2013. Enjoy.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Monday, March 24, 2014

Spring Iris,still life,oil painting on canvas,12x9,Price$250

Today I touched up a number of older paintings.I thought I would put this one up for Spring. I change some color on it.

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Palette Knife Tennis Ball,oil on canvas pad,6x6,priceNFS

This was a demo I did yesterday for my color workshop.The images that follow were all apart of my teaching.My Students learned a lot and had a fun time. So did I.

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Mount Baker,Landscape,oil on canvas pad,8x10,priceNFS

This was one of the paintings I demoed for my workshop.It is of our local Mountains.I will put up other paintings tomorrow. My class enjoyed my lessons.They learned a lot and want more workshops.

Friday, March 21, 2014

Daffodils,still life,oil on canvas,8x10,price$250

This is today's painting of Daffodils I pick up at Trader Joe's.Tomorrow is my second color Theory Workshop. I will teach a small class.So we are going to have a fun day. Enjoy.

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Jules,the Circus Performer, Portrait,oil on canvas pad,16x12,PriceNFS

This is the painting I did with our local group that paints a model weekly. This painting of Jules took me a hour and a half to paint. I also fixed yesterday's Geranium painting and worked on my drip painting some more.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Potted Geraniums,still life,oil on canvas,8x10,price$250

This is one of the paintings I did today.enjoy.
the other one is a drip painting for the June Allied Arts show "Love of Land". The drip paintings take a while to make.

Monday, March 17, 2014

Sunday Afternoon at the Beach,figure,oil on canvas,10x8,price$400

This is an older painting.I spent my afternoon applying to shows and meeting with a gallery owner. So I never painted today.

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Friday, March 14, 2014

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

I painted this today from a photo I took of the daffodil fields in Skagit County last Spring. The fields should to filled with new daffodil any day now.Enjoy

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Orange and Green,still life,oil on canvas board,6x6,Price$150

This again is one of the demos I did for my color workshop last Saturday. I wanted to teach light,shadow,and point of balance shadow, form shadow,cast shadow,high light,as well as the local value. Edges: soft, hard and lost. Enjoy.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Tulips in Rain,landscape.oil on canvas,8x10,price$350

This painting is of the Tulip fields that grow south of here.I hope to be over this cold soon so I can do some new paintings.In the meantime I am enjoying the sunshine.Enjoy

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Spring by the Bay,landscape,oil on canvas,16x12,price$400

This is an older plein air painting. I have a head cold today and have just been enjoying the sunshine today.The other painting was painted about the same time. Both are painted at Woodstock Farms here in Bellingham.

Monday, March 10, 2014

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Mountain View,Landscape,oil on canvas board,5x7,price$200

This is the painting I did yesterday as part of my Color Workshop. We worked on Cubes with only a painting knife. I wanted to show how to paint a round object as well with a brush. So I painted an orange. Below I show steps to the block painting and two students working hard.

Saturday, March 8, 2014

Fairhaven Fishingboat,seascape,oil on canvas,8x10,price$300

This was the painting I did on Thursday. Today we had my color workshop. I demonstrated 3 paintings. I will put them up tomorrow.

Friday, March 7, 2014

Spring is Here,still life,14x11,oil on canvas,price$400

This is a painting of happy daffodils in my blue vase. We were not able to fine my file but I took new images of the paintings that were lost. I will put up the painting I did yesterday tomorrow after my color workshop is over. A drawing of mine from yesterdays drawing group. Enjoy

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Windy Day,figure,oil on canvas,8x10,priceNFS

This painting is of my husband flying his kite down on Fort Ebey State Park.Along with two older paintings.Enjoy. The image of the painting I did today was lost along with the rest of my March file in the computer. I will see if my husband or sons can find it.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Easter Flower.still life,oil on linen,16x12,price$450

I thought since Easter is on it's way I would put this painting up today. It is painted on Belgian linen. Enjoy.

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014

Limes and Lemon,still life,oil on canvas,8x10,price$250

I worked on this painting today to help me with the fun color class I'm giving on Saturday. We will be doing color studies.