Saturday, January 31, 2015

View from the Island,landscape,oil on canvas,9x12,$325

This is a painting I did of the view of Mt Baker for American Camp on San Juan Island here in Washington State. I still have this bad cold so I'm taking easy today.

Friday, January 30, 2015

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Last White Pansies,still life,oil on canvas,6x6,price$200

This is the 30th day of my pansy challenge. As I said, the pansies have almost all faded away. I have one more to post tomorrow.I found an older pansy painting that I am putting up.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Window Pansies,still life,oil on canvas,5x7,priceNFS

This is an earlier painting I did after a painting I saw of Quang Ho. The flowers on my pansies are not doing very well. I only have a couple left on the plants and only a couple more days of my 30 day challenge.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Orange Pansies in Small Glass Jar,still life,oil on canvas,7x5,price$200

This is another orange pansy painting with a blue background. I used Quinacridone Sienna for the shadows on the pansies. I have been painting caramel and have mixed it into my paints for them. I will show off that little painting next month after the 30 day pansy challenge is over.

Monday, January 26, 2015

Orange Pansies in a Glass,still life,oil on canvas,7x5,price$200

This painting is of cut orange pansies. My pansy plants are fast fading. I hope I have enough flowers left to paint until the end of the month.

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Dancing Red Pansies,still life,oil on canvas,8x10,price$200

This is another older painting that I repainted. Since I still have this bad cold I haven't started a new one but hope to soon..

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Sunny Pansies,still life,oil on canvas,6x8,price$200

This is an older pansy painting That I fixed up a little today. I still have my head cold.It must be day 24 of my 30 day pansy painting challenge.

Friday, January 23, 2015

Peach and Pansy,still life,oil on canvas,6x6,price$200

I am still doing the pansy painting for the 30 day challenge. I have a bad head cold today. I'll see how it goes tomorrow.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Pansies on the Window Sil,still life, oil on canvas,7x5,price$175

The sun has been out and shinning in my window where the pansies are. So yesterday I tried to catch the way the sun was on the flowers and leaves.

Monday, January 19, 2015

Pansy in a Sherbet Glass,still life,oil on canvas,6x6,price$200

My friend Erin said that I should paint a pansy floating in a martini glass. I don't have a martini glass, so I am using my sherbet glass. This is day 19 of the 30 day challenge. Now I have art work on Facebook for a 5 day challenge.

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Violas in Flower Pot.still life, oil on canvas,6x6,price$200

Day 18 of 30 day challenge. I was just challenge to put up 3 paintings a day on Facebook. So here I go.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Rainy Day Pansy,still life, oil on canvas,6x6,price$200

Today I painted a couple of paintings. I also have some pansy paintings that I reworked. I hope I am not going to be referred to as THE PANSY PAINTING LADY because I am painting pansies for 30 days. I am painting much more this month other than these pansies.

Friday, January 16, 2015

Pansy Eater,portrait,oil on canvas,10x8,price$350

OK, another pansy painting. But I added a pup. I think you can eat pansies without harm. I worked a little more on yesterday's pansy. I'll put an image up of it tomorrow.

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Red Pansy and Friends,still life,oil on canvas,7x5,price$200

Yet another pansy painting. I have some ideas for a another pansy painting. I just need the time to paint it.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Dancing Pansies,still life,oil on canvas,6x6,price$200

Today's painting of a white pansy was a painted whit big brush and painting knife. The image was taken in the sun so you can see the thick and thin paint.

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Pansies in Glass Vase,still life,oil on canvas,7x5,price$200

This is another painting of cut pansy flower in a small glass vase. I used a palette knife on some of this painting.

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Maroon Pansies,still life,oil on canvas,6x6,price$200

This is a painting of a maroon pansy. Number 11 this month for the Thirty Paintings in 30 Days. I hope I can find ways to keep this subject interesting.

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Friday, January 9, 2015

Dancing Violas,still life,oil on canvas,6x6,price$200

They are in the pansy family,just smaller. The other painting is my White pansy that I took with out door light today.

Monday, January 5, 2015

White Pansies,still life, oil on canvas,7x5,price$200

Another Pansy plant. Two images of the same painting. One is with a different camera and the other with the camera I always use.

White Pansies,still life, oil on canvas,7x5,price$200

Another pansy plant. I used a different camera today. The image is more yellow/amber but sharper with this camera. Sunlight gives me the best image. Here in the northwest it may be April before I see the sun again.

Sunday, January 4, 2015

Dark Red Pansies,still life,oil on canvas,6x6,price$200

Today's painting is of another pansy plant. I'm going to paint pansies every day this month.

Saturday, January 3, 2015

Friday, January 2, 2015

New Year's Pansies,still life, oil on canvas,7x5,price$150

Today's painting is of the same pansies that I painted earlier this week. I am enjoying painting the purples and greens.

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Fireweed Clearcut,landscape,oil on canvas,10x8,price$250

This is a painting of a clear cut up on Chuckanut Mountain. The Fireweed takes over and makes the mountain side