Monthly Archives: November 2011

Red Chrysanthemums {a new small still-life painting}

Still Life with Red Chrysanthemums, Bottle, and Urn {5″ x 7″ (12.7 x 17.8 cm) – oil on linen panel}Sold Unframed painting: $100.00 starting bid + S&H These flowers were from Thanksgiving, they came from a gigantic mixed flower bouquet from Whole Foods. For this still life I wanted to celebrate the colors of autumn […]

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Yellow Mums and Apple {a new small painting}

Still Life with Mums and an Apple {7″ x 5″ (17.8 x 12.7 cm) – oil on linen panel} Sold Unframed painting: $100.00 starting bid + S&H Hi, Here is another still life with the yellow mums. When working on this still life I tried to blend my love of exactitude with the freshness of […]

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Friday Inspiration: Yearning for the Beautiful

“I feel assured I should write from the mere fondness and yearning I have for the Beautiful even if my night’s labours should be burnt every morning and no eye ever shine on them.” ~ John Keats in a letter he wrote on October 17, 1818 to his friend, R. Woodhouse Substitute “write” with “paint” […]

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Yellow Mums in a Cobalt Glass Bottle {a new small painting}

Still Life with Mums, Blue Bottle, and Saucer {7″ x 5″ (17.8 x 12.7 cm) – oil on linen panel} Sold Unframed painting: $100.00 starting bid + S&H A few weeks ago I purchased a 8″ pot of yellow chrysanthemums, at first they just adorned my front stoop, then I realized there would be no […]

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Persimmon {a new small painting}

Persimmon {5″ x 7″ (12.7 x 17.8 cm) – oil on linen panel} Sold Unframed painting: $100.00 starting bid + S&H Hello, Here is the second small painting available for sale this week. This persimmon is from River Farm, the headquarters of the American Horticultural Society here in Alexandria. I love how the bright orange […]

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