Monday, September 19, 2016

Three Friends


Here is another image of pears.  They have to be one of my favorite fruits to paint. they seem to take on a personality of their own.  These three just fit together on a plate so nicely, almost as if they were supporting each other.  

Saturday, September 17, 2016


You never know when you will walk past a beautiful sight.  You have to be ready to appreciate it.  I was taking our dog for a late afternoon walk when I spotted this beautiful lily backlit in the sun in a flower bed in the school yard.  What a lovely colorful lily.  I usually never give these orange lilies a second thought but this one called to me.


Wise Ones

This painting was just finished last week, and I have been remiss in getting it posted.  I thought I would include some process shots, so you can see the stages that I worked on in this piece.
The painting is inspired by another of the photos I took of pine trees.  It gives me the most serene feeling..... almost as if I am being watched over by friendly giants.


Sunlit Willow

Click to Bid The willow tree is one of my favorites. I love the shape of the tree, it's tiny leaves that glimmer in the sunlight and ...