Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Pansies in December,still life, oil on canvas,8x10,price$250

This is a new painting with the same purple pansies today. Happy New Year to all. May your year be all that you dream.

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Monday, December 29, 2014

Street Juggler,portrait,graphite,24x16,price$175

This is a drawing of our model from the Thursday drawing group. I have a couple more drawings up as well.

Saturday, December 27, 2014

Melon with Cup,still life,oil on canvas,6x6,price$200

This is a painting I did today of a cantaloupe and a cup. I finished my 2014 book keeping this morning. So I was able to do a painting too in the afternoon. I will add some images of the top floor of my studio where I paint. It's a bit messy and I still have up my card racks and painting on the wall from Octobers Studio Tour.

Thursday, December 25, 2014

Painting of a Poet,portrait,sepia wash,24x16,price$200

This is a sepia wash I painted over a fast drawing of my friend Nick. Hope you had a great Christmas day.

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Monday, December 22, 2014

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Pomegranates,still life,oil on canvas,8x8,price$300

This is today's painting of pomegranates in my studio. I wish everyone a merry Christmas and a joy filled Holiday. Pictures of my dog who keeps my company in my studio everyday. A picture of my setup in my studio. Can you see my bay view through the window.

Friday, December 19, 2014

Limes,still life,oil on gessoed board,price,$200

Another lime painting. This one is painted with a brush and is on gessoed board. I mostly paint on canvas. I will put up yesterday's "Limelight" I still feel it needs more work. I am very happy with today's painting.

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Lime Light,still life,oil on canvas,5x7,priceNFS

This was painted today late with a palette knife. It's so wet I couldn't get a good picture of it. I may work more on it.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Lemon Wedges,still life, oil on canvas,5x7,priceNFS

I am inspired by many artist. Elena Katsyura does the most beautiful citrus wedges. This is my first attempt at lemon wedges. Today I had 3 bucks in our yard. So I took pictures of them. Where are their girl friends?

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Lemons and Leaf,still life,oil on canvas,5x7,price$200

I painted 3 paintings today. This is the last one today. I painted the lemons under a warm light. Unlike the lemons I painted the other day which were under a cool light.

Monday, December 15, 2014

December Cyclamen.still life, oil on canvas,8x8,price$250

Today's painting is of an old cyclamen plant that bloomed again. Also Some of last weeks painting taken in sunlight.

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Morning on Iris Field,landscape,oil on canvas,18x24,price$750

This is a painting I did from seeing the morning fog on an iris field south of here in La Conner,Wa. The other painting is up in the Music Library at our local University. Anyone can see it there. It is winter on the Chuckanut mountains over looking the islands.

Saturday, December 13, 2014

December Lemons,still life, oil on canvas,6x6,price $200

This is more practice painting on lemons. Painted with a palette knife. Second image was taken of the same painting after I fixed the shadow on the left.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Monday, December 8, 2014

Jan,portrait,oil on canvas,20x16,priceNFS

This is the painting I did at Jeremy Lipking workshop. Also one he did of Jan and her daughter. I learned so much from this workshop.