Monthly Archives: January 2008
Pomegranate and Lemons – 6″ x 8″ Oil on Canvas Panel SOLD This is a variation on the previous still life I just completed. I still have the yellow-green-blue color palette going with the addition of the red pomegranate. In comparing the two paintings, I realize that the red resulted in the green background becoming […]
Lemons with Bowl – 6″ x 8″ Oil on Canvas Panel SOLD This is a new still life that I really enjoyed painting. I like the bright colors of the composition. I purposely set up an analogous color palette for this still life to see if I could create something interesting without relying on complementary […]
Summer Tomatoes – 8” x 10” Oil on Canvas Panel SOLD I completed this painting during the summer. It is a particular favorite of mine, as it symbolizes a strong step forward for me in understanding light and shadow and how to paint it. I am going through an early “spring cleaning of my tiny […]
Standing Figure – 6″ x 8″ Oil on Canvas Panel This winter I am taking a figure painting class with Danni Dawson. She is a very talented and accomplished artist, here a link to her website: http://www.dannidawson.com/. This figure is a small painting I completed on my own in response to the class. I typically […]
Pomegranate and Three Mandarin Oranges – 6″ x 8″ Oil on Canvas Panel SOLDHere is a study of a larger painting I am working on. I set up the Mandarin oranges and realized something was missing. The red of the pomegranate really helps reinforce the warm tones of the mandarins.