Monthly Archives: October 2007

Bartlett Pears on Wooden Crate

Bartlett Pears 6” x 8” Oil on Canvas Panel SOLD This pear still life has a wooden crate in it. I found this crate on the side of the road and wanted to include it in a painting. My current focus on painting is to improve in my ability to depict materials and textures. The […]

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Still Life w/ Sunflowers

Sunflowers 6” x 8” Oil on Canvas Panel SOLDI enjoy painting sunflowers; they are so cheerful and bright. For this composition I was drawn to it because of its brightness and the addition of the Osage Orange. I liked the varieties of green in this still life, the yellow green to dark blue-green of the […]

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Still Life w/ Eggs

Eggs – Color Study I 6” x 8” Oil on Canvas Panel SOLD With this composition I was working with the idea of form and color. My goal was to play off the repetitive ovoid forms against the formal and rectilinear background while emphasizing the complementary color palette of the brown eggs with the blue […]

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Celebrating Life

From Garth’s Garden 16” x 20” Oil on Canvas The sunflowers and tomato were gifts from my friend’s backyard garden. I really enjoyed painting these items, I just felt in sync with the image in my mind and what I was able to produce on the canvas. I love the colors of the flowers and […]

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Still Life w/ Apples

Gala Apples 6” x 8” Oil on Canvas Panel SOLD In the fall I enjoy all the apples that are available in the stores. A few weeks ago as I was entering my favorite international food market, there in the entrance was a large container of petite gala apples, I bought several, but only had […]

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