“Shopping in Seville” This is a painting I started in the Urban landscapes workshop, and then finished in my studio. This is pastel on Uart paper, it is 10″ x 16″ unframed, 12″ x 18″ framed. I used a photo that I took on a … Continue readingShopping In Seville
have been playing around with pastels on dark paper and have been experimenting on black sandpaper I found at the local Hardware store. They have several different grits in dark colors. I did “Mrs. Kingfisher” on 3M paper, No 320. I liked this paper better, … Continue readingMrs. Kingfisher
I have been playing around with pastels on dark paper. I decided to try the black sandpaper I found at the local Hardware store to experiment on. They have several different grits in dark colors. I did the 8″ x 8″ “Watching the Sunset” on … Continue readingWatching the Sunset
This is a painting that I started in a workshop with Jeri Greenberg at CAMS, and finished up in my studio. This is Pastel on Pastelmat. As a reference, I used a photo I took several years ago in New York City in December.
This is a still life painting I did several years ago, that I just photographed for my website. This a Pastel on Canson paper, 11 x 14.
This is a pastel painting of a part of my Christmas cactus, which has been in my family for years. It blooms every year for about 2 months. I am trying to be a bit looser with my painting, but it is difficult as I … Continue readingChristmas Cactus
These are two sketches that I did in the pastel class I am taking with Jeri Greenberg at CAMS museum. I am really enjoying this class.
This is a commission I did as a Christmas Gift for a neighbor. It is a picture of a New England home they left behind when they moved to North Carolina. It was a gift to her partner, whose home it was. I had a … Continue readingMassachusetts Farmhouse
This is my latest commission: Sarge, a 3 year old Bluetick Coonhound rescue, now living happily in South Carolina. This is an 8 x 10 pastel on Canson Paper. I used the photo that was emailed to me as the reference for the painting.
This is my latest commission work. This was done as a gift from Dad to his daughter. He had a picture of Benson sitting, and a picture of Benson standing in the woods, and wanted Benson them combined, with Benson sitting in the woods. This … Continue readingBenson