Sunflower Time!

SUNFLOWER TIME!

I've gone a bit sunflower mad. Three Sunflowers 8"x8" acrylic on treated paper Sunflowers are one of my favorite painting subjects....

Always Design First

ALWAYS DESIGN FIRST

Seal Ledge 1 Seal Ledge 2 Seal Ledge 1 Thumbnails Seal Ledge 2 - Thumbnail You might think that when you're at a plein air festival...

 
 
 
No One Will Steal Your Chair

NO ONE WILL STEAL YOUR CHAIR

Chairs lined up for last Friday's Yarmouth Clam Festival Parade No one will steal your parade chair at the Yarmouth Clam Festival....

Flattening the Landscape

FLATTENING THE LANDSCAPE

There's a problem with this painting . The first problem came to my notice when I sent a photo off to friend. She thought that there...

 
 
 
Demos Are Fun

DEMOS ARE FUN

Clouds Over Harbor Island9"x12" oil on canvas panelWindjammer Days 2017 Doing a demo is a great experience for an artist. It's a bit...

Happy 4th of July!

HAPPY 4TH OF JULY!

Fishin' on the Fourth 8"x10" oil on canvas panel The fourth of July is a big holiday in our neighborhood in Maine. One of our neighbors...

 
 
 
Meet the Press

MEET THE PRESS

Stonington Green 8"x16" oil on Raymar panel This morning Carol L. Douglas sent me a link to an piece in the Bangor Daily News. And...

Painting Pets - As Good as a Dog Kiss

PAINTING PETS - AS GOOD AS A DOG KISS

I'm not usually crazy about commissions, and a people portrait painter I am not. But I love to paint pets. There's just something about...

 
 
 
A Successful Opening

A SUCCESSFUL OPENING

My four beach girls paintings at Yarmouth Frame and Galleryeach 12"x12" oil on canvas in floater frames I went to two exhibition openings...

Stripes!

STRIPES!

Stripes!12"x12" oil on canvas I've had fun painting the beach girls, and delivered four paintings of them on Tuesday to Yarmouth Frame...

 
 
 
Your Art Collection

YOUR ART COLLECTION

My Dream of Maine by Bobbi Heath24"x24" oil on canvas Have you been thinking about buying your first original painting? Or about growing...

Maudie

MAUDIE

Harbour Scene by Maud Lewis If you're a painter who lives in the US, you've probably heard of Grandma Moses, whose work was discovered...

 
 
 
The Novi

THE NOVI

A Cape Islander style "Novi" entering the harbor in Alma, NB, Canada If you read this blog regularly, you know that I'm pretty partial...

I Think I'm Getting the Hang of It

I THINK I'M GETTING THE HANG OF IT

Wave demo by Poppy Balser I've spent the last two days at a wonderful water color painting workshop with Nova Scotia painter Poppy...

 
 
 
Gotta Love the Beach

GOTTA LOVE THE BEACH

Board Girls12"x12" oil on canvas Above is another in my latest beach series, which will be going to Yarmouth Frame and Gallery for...

At the Beach

AT THE BEACH

Tubular12"x12" oil on canvas I've been having fun painting beach scenes this week in anticipation of summer, not that it feels very...

 
 
 
Does Your ToDo List Look Like This?

DOES YOUR TODO LIST LOOK LIKE THIS?

Does your ToDo list look like the picture above? Sometimes mine does. Above are the paintings I'm working on at the moment. Then there...

The Many Meanings of Spring

THE MANY MEANINGS OF SPRING

Painting out of doors Goose8"x10" oil on canvas panel Spring brings so may things, the gardeners begin outdoor cleanup, spring cleaning...

 
 
 
Make Way for Illustrators

MAKE WAY FOR ILLUSTRATORS

An original drawing from Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey, published in 1948 One of the most popular books in American children's...

Learning Something New

LEARNING SOMETHING NEW

White House, Monhegan watercolor 4"x5"Bobbi Heath I got an email the other day from a colleague in my former technology life. It said...

 
 
 



Contemporary Mixed Media Art Painting “Free Flow” by Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

Contemporary Mixed Media Art Painting “Free Flow” by Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

Beautiful warm shades of red, yellow and gold swirl together to make you smile.Wood sides are decorated with conch like designs interracial cotta and gold. Original Abstract... Read more ...

Abstract Expressionist Palette Knife Art Painting

Abstract Expressionist Palette Knife Art Painting

10"x8" Palette Knife Acrylic on 140 lb Watercolor Paper. Frames beautifully in a standard 8x10 frame from your local frame, art or craft shop, no custom framing expense. $80.00 Read more ...

Still Life Palette Knife Floral Fine Art Painting "Impressions" by Colorado...

Still Life Palette Knife Floral Fine Art Painting "Impressions" by Colorado Impressionist Judith Babcock

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... 12"x9" Oil on Canvas Panel Original Palette Knife Flower Painting Read more ...

Inter-Company Restaurant / Atelier Didier Dalmas

Inter-Company Restaurant / Atelier Didier Dalmas

© Jérôme Ricolleau Architects: Atelier Didier Dalmas Location: Saint-Priest, France Lead Architect: Didier Dalmas Area: 803.0 m2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs: Jérôme... Read more ...

UC Botanical Garden

UC Botanical Garden

It is always interesting to me the variety of subjects we find and the sketches we make at a shared location. This afternoon our group met at the UC Botanical Garden in... Read more ...

Mark Webster - Cupcake with Frosting Still Life Oil Painting 2.28.10

Mark Webster - Cupcake with Frosting Still Life Oil Painting 2.28.10

Mark Webster - Cupcake with Frosting Still Life Oil Painting. 7x5" Oil on Canvas Panel. Read more ...

Contemporary Art , Folk Art, Narrative Art Painting,“Henri-Memory Box 3”...

Contemporary Art , Folk Art, Narrative Art Painting,“Henri-Memory Box 3” Narrative Art by Santa Fe Artist Judi Goolsby

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... Contemporary Art, Narrative 36"x36"x 1.5" Acrylic on Gallery Wrapped Canvas/Available Read more ...

Autumn Woodblocked

Autumn Woodblocked

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Contemporary Abstract Art “Gilded Delight” by Illinois Artist Marilyn Weisberg

Contemporary Abstract Art “Gilded Delight” by Illinois Artist Marilyn Weisberg

A warm, golden, gilded abstract with drips and dots and stars and circles and letters. 20"x16"x1/2" Acrylic on Canvas/Available $375 Read more ...

Licensed Prints on Annie Selke

Licensed Prints on Annie Selke

Check out licensed prints of my art on AnnieSelke.com. Intersection Art is a print of 12 x 12 x 12 February 2013 Greyscale Art is a print of 12 x 12 x 12 May 2013 Greyscale... Read more ...