This little fellow was looking for bird seed on a wet winter morning and ended up standing in a puddle. It is for sale. Contact me for more information by leaving a message in the comments section.
Just a quick oil painting in which I was practicing the art of lost edges.
It’s tiny. Just 4X4 inches. It’s also in oils on a tiny little stretched canvas. I even painted the edges. Same palette as for this one from yesterday for the most part although I did add Phalo blue to go along with the Phalo Green. But the surface on which the painting was being done really did… Continue reading Holly II
Blah. This is a 6X6″ experiment. I used ArtBord which is basically an piece of multipurpose hard board a little heavier than mat board with a coat of some sort of sealer on it. I stained it but did nothing else to prep it. And it sucked up paint like nobody’s business. And all the… Continue reading When Paint Goes Flat
Went down to Irvington on Thursday afternoon and met up with Karen, Daphne, and Johnny and found spot in the Commons there from which to paint. I honestly fell in love with the little green truck but was too far away from it to really get any real detail or accuracy. I really need to… Continue reading Busy, busy
If you visit George Washington’s Birthplace and walk up to the Visitor’s Center and then walk to the right edge of the brick patio in front and look down over the water, you will see my view. Of course it will need to be about 12:30 p.m. on a mid-October afternoon on a bright sunny day.… Continue reading Potomac View
Had a wonderful morning at the public pier at Glebe Point near Burgess, VA painting plein air. As we arrived, a heavy fog was lifting and the air was still and the temps cool. I took a few photos before I set to work. Note the beautiful reflections. The water was like glass. Then a… Continue reading On the Great Wicomico River