6″ x 6″ oil on gessoed panel $75 starting bid at DailyPaintworks BID HERE Here’s the next in my mini-portrait series. I was inspired by her unconventional beauty and the muted palette. It seems to add a sense of mystery to the scene. I want to know what she’s thinking, where she’s looking. Did someoneContinue reading “If I Stay”
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Old Man Drawing
Old Man Drawing in my sketchbook with coffee, graphite and white chalk about 4″ x 6″ Realistic portraits are my default art. When I’m absentmindedly sketching, it’s faces, always faces. Ever since I started drawing, as a child, I drew faces (and horses!) And when I’m feeling directionless, I always go back to faces. It’sContinue reading “Old Man Drawing”
Tahitian Dancer — 12 x 16 oil on canvas covered panel $600.00 I finally painted something in Maui that I’m happy with! Yay! I’ve been painting plenty, but nothing good enough to share until yesterday…I was going to show you an in progress progression, and managed to remember to photograph the first step, but IContinue reading “Tahitian Dancer”
The Old Time Hat — Accepted!!
The Old Time Hat 8″ x 10″ oil on canvas panel I just got news today that this painting was accepted into the Federation of Canadian Artists “Small, Smaller, Smallest” show! Yay!!
Barkerville Blacksmith 20″ x 24″ oil on canvas $1400.00 I’ve been working on this painting on and off for ages, and I finally put the finishing touches (i think) on it a few minutes ago. I was so anxious to share, I photographed it right away, and came down to the studio to upload itContinue reading “Barkerville Blacksmith”
“Bonita” 6 x 6 oil on canvas (New photo) This has been a fun little series for me. It’s neat to explore a set color scheme and subject matter, and see how many ways you can find to fill it. I have to thank Aline Salazar on Flickr for her wonderful reference photos. I haveContinue reading “Flamenco dancer”
The Dancer (new photo) 6″ x 6″ oil on canvas panel $49.99 Click Here to Bid Now A new daily painting for ebay I loved the drama of this piece. I added the earring because I thought she looked like a flamenco dancer. Thanks very much to Megyarsh on Flickr for the use of her fabulousContinue reading “The Dancer”
My Darling Daddy
Sketchbook Project — My Darling Daddy I was feeling inspired this morning as I was looking at the newest “Strokes of Genius” collection of drawings, so I decided to draw my dad. This is just pencil in my little moley, from life while having his morning cigarette…(Hack! Hack!) The eyes look a little freaky inContinue reading “My Darling Daddy”
“Keiki Hula Girl” 14″x 18″ oil on canvas Aloha from Maui everyone,this is one of my newest paintings, not from my upcoming show, so I feel like it’s okay to show it:) The photo is horrible…the paint is still slightly wet and the camera seems to have managed to pick up previous layers of paintContinue reading
It wasn’t Me!?
“It Wasn’t Me!” This is my daughter, shooting me a bit of a dirty look for some reason or another. She’s probably getting sick of me following her around with the camera:) I love to paint my children. I love to paint all children, actually. The are so free, so unconcerned with how they look.Continue reading “It wasn’t Me!?”