OIL ON PAPER

November 2017 Day 2 3"x3" oil on acrylic primed paper Generally oil painters don't work on paper. Chemically, oil paint and paper are...

The Oxford Comma of Painting

THE OXFORD COMMA OF PAINTING

Sky Before Sunrise6"x8"oil on canvasBlack paint was used in this sky. You may never have heard the term "Oxford comma", but you've...

 
 
 
Style is in the Process

STYLE IS IN THE PROCESS

Last week I had the pleasure of visiting New York city to see my cousin perform on opening night in the Broadway play "The Play that...

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...

 
 
 



Royal Arena / 3XN + HKS

Royal Arena / 3XN + HKS

© Adam Mørk Architects: 3XN , HKS Location: Copenhagen, Denmark Area: 37000.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Adam Mørk Design Team: Kim Herforth Nielsen, Jan Ammundsen, Bo... Read more ...

House / Time Architects

House / Time Architects

© Quang Dam Architects: Time Architects Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Architect In Charge: Nguyen Duy Area: 500.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Quang Dam Other... Read more ...

Mountain Stream paintings Winter ice painting snow art "Winter Stream" by...

Mountain Stream paintings Winter ice painting snow art "Winter Stream" by Debra Hurd

24"x20" Palette Knife Oil Painting on Gallery Wrapped Canvas This painting is Available HERE Read more ...

Bishop Selwyn Chapel / Fearon Hay Architects

Bishop Selwyn Chapel / Fearon Hay Architects

© Patrick Reynolds Architects: Fearon Hay Architects Location: Auckland, New Zealand Lead Architects: Jeff Fearon, Tim Hay Area: 200.0 m2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs... Read more ...

Holiday Sale,Flower Art,Colorful Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Fine...

Holiday Sale,Flower Art,Colorful Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Fine Art Painting “BUTTERCUP

My HOLIDAY END-OF-THE YEAR SALE has begun!! All paintings are on sale ~ up to 50% off! This sale runs from October 10 through December 10, 2017. SHOP EARLY for holiday... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Landscape Art Painting, Fine Art For Sale “To The...

Contemporary Abstract Landscape Art Painting, Fine Art For Sale “To The Edge” by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... 24"x24"x.75 Acrylic on Cradled Panel/Available $975 Read more ...

Color Ranch Road, New Contemporary Landscape by Sheri Jones

Color Ranch Road, New Contemporary Landscape by Sheri Jones

Color Ranch Road9x12 oil on canvas I was lucky to paint at High Hope Ranch recently. The tall grasses and fading gay feather flowers were fun to paint. The mix of warm and cool... Read more ...

Contemporary Expressionist Still Life Fine Art Painting "FOR ALL SEASONS" by...

Contemporary Expressionist Still Life Fine Art Painting "FOR ALL SEASONS" by Oklahoma Artist Nancy Junkin

Contemporary Still Life Fine Art Painting 18"x24" Oil on Canvas-Framed/Available Read more ...

Doctor - 2

Doctor - 2

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Aspen Tree Painting,Abstract Landscape,Birch Trees "Winter Flurries-Winter...

Aspen Tree Painting,Abstract Landscape,Birch Trees "Winter Flurries-Winter Aspens 2017 Series" by Colorado Contemporary Landscape Artist Kimberly Conrad

Kimberly Conrad Contemporary Artist "Pouring Color Into Your Life" Each year I paint a limited number of these snowy aspens, this is the third piece in the 2017 Winter Aspens... Read more ...