Monthly Archives: February 2008

Work in Progress

(not yet named) Lemons with a striped dishcloth? – 9 x 12 inches oil on canvas This is a piece I am currently working on; my hope is to get it into one of the local juried art shows in the DC area. I really like all the whites in this piece, the white stripes […]

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Blue and Yellow Still Life

Lemon on Checked Cloth – 6″ x 8″ Oil on Canvas Panel SOLD Last weekend I attended a workshop that focused on the Feldenkrais Method. At this workshop we were led by a very talented practitioner, Donna Blank, through several Awareness Through Movement sessions. I attended this event in the hopes that it will help […]

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Two Red Apples

Two Red Apples – 6″ x 8″ Oil on Canvas Panel SOLD For this painting, I just set out the apples and started painting. Typically it takes me 30-40 minutes to set up a still life, as I want the composition to work, the shadows to be interesting, and negative space to actually have some […]

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Pear Still Life

Four Pears – 6″ x 8″ Oil on Canvas Panel SOLDThis is the still life I have written about before. In this painting I was trying the technique of painting with glazes. Typically I paint in the direct alla prima manner, that is most of my paintings are completed in one or two sessions, wet […]

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Another Still Life from Above

Three Mandarins from Above – 6″ x 8″ Oil on Canvas Panel SOLD I had such fun with the first mandarin painting from a top view point, that after I completed that one, I started immediately a second one. I made this one a little more challenging of a composition. I like having some items […]

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