|Afternoon Nap, 12x12" oil on wood panel|
Wednesday, August 03, 2011
Tuesday, August 02, 2011
|Morning Magnolia, 7x8" oil on panel|
Inspiration for morning sketching is made easy with bright colors. The deep brown of coffee encircled by turquoise glaze of the cup, complemented by the bright fuschia texture of a Big Leaf Magnolia seed pod. It's like a sugar feast for the eyes.
Monday, August 01, 2011
|Turquoise Tea Cup with Cotton Boll - 7x7" oil on wood panel|
While out browsing a local thrift store, 3 fiestaware tea cups caught my eye. I was drawn like a moth to a flame by the gorgeous turquoise color. I have current fascination with turquoise and bright white color combination. Maybe it's the heat.
Sunset OBX - 5 x 5", oil on board On what is essentially a thin ribbon of sand, stands a thread of high-wire communication lines...
Knotted Maple with Fireflies , 24x36" oil on board I struggled with this painting. While there are struggles with most all painting...
Postcards of Portugal No. 2 At the eastern edge of the Town of Alburferia is a Praia dos Olhos de Agua. We had hiked atop the cliffs, down...