Carmella the cow

Carmella ~ 6″ x 6″ oil on canvas panel up for bid at Daily Paintworks BID NOW Again, I’m having fun with complementaries. The blue and the orange are such a vibrant combination. I also decided to change things up by painting this one on an orange ground, too. It peeks through the blue, addingContinue reading “Carmella the cow”

The "Old-Time Hat"

The Old-Time Hat — 8″x10″ oil on canvas NFS This was my son’s favorite hat for a while. We got it at Barkerville, an historic gold-mining village in Northern B.C. where they re-enact the history. He loves it there, and he calls this hat his “Old-Time Hat”. This is another painting I finished yesterday inContinue reading “The "Old-Time Hat"”

Study of Sargent’s "Street in Venice"

Sargent study “Street in Venice” 20″ x 24″ oil on canvas I decided to test out Sargent’s technique the other day, and I’ve always loved this painting. I usually resist the urge to paint from anyone else’s photos or paintings, but since this was only for myself, I decided to give it a shot. ItContinue reading “Study of Sargent’s "Street in Venice"”