Monthly Archives: January 2011


Today at the NGA there were blossoming branches and outside snow and ice abound

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Week 18: Vase of Flowers by Jan Davidsz de Heem

{week 18: end of day comparison} Today I was back at the gallery, happy to be inside on a damp, gray, and cold day. One of the perks of painting in the NGA is that in order to preserve and protect the valuable art the building is kept year round at 72 degrees F with […]

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Oriental Lily {a new small painting}

Oriental Lily{6″ x 5″ (15.2 x 12.7 cm) – oil on linen panel}  SOLD After a stint with tulips I switched over to lilies for a bit. This is a small study completed in preparation for beginning an 18″ x 14″ painting with oriental lilies as the main focal point.

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We have had a snow storm and some beautiful sunsets this week. I am glad the weekend is here.

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