A Pine Warbler (actually a couple of them) have started showing up at the feeders. Pretty little things. I love that the soles of their feet are yellow. As always, this one is for sale. Contact me for more information.
It is a bit of a long title, I suppose, but I don’t know how else to explain where this bird is and what he is doing. I do love my little Titmice.
Finished this morning. Had fun with the snow.
You might recognize this painting from one of the photos I posted the other day. He is for sale unframed. If you would like it framed, just let me know and I’ll give you the framed price.
This is the last painting of 2017. I’m waiting for it to get good and solid so I can varnish it and take at least four of these down to the RAL Art Center to hang in my wall rental space. And had the joy of selling one of the little bird paintings to a… Continue reading Gold In Snow
If you’ve been following along, you know I’ve started a new series of paintings. These are little 6X6″ oil paintings on Ampersand Gessobord. I’m focusing on birds. Bird photos I’ve taken out my back door while the cats are salivating inside next to me while I shoot photo after photo. The only trouble is, most… Continue reading Taking better reference photos
Dear friends recently lost two of their beloved kitties to old age and illness. She does framing for a living (and while I normally can’t afford to hire her), she offered to frame a portrait of my dad in exchange for doing a painting of her cats. One photo, I thought was pretty good. The… Continue reading The Commission