Birds and Cows

This is another one of the cows from the scene I have been painting recently. I wanted to capture the beautiful shadows across her spots. Spotted Cow Resting, 8×10″, oil on canvas. And this seagull I think has so much character! Seagull in Wind, 11″x14″, oil on panel. And finally, here is a farm that …

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Romantic Commission

This painting was commissioned for one of my collectors by her loving husband as an anniversary gift. The collectors are delightful people, I love the concept, and the painting process was really interesting. The collector’s concept was to paint two draft horses, pulling together, possibly with a path behind them showing their journey. A local …

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Baby Smell: New horse painting by Jessie Rasche

11×14″, oil on panel, available I tried to paint this sweet scene with horses honestly, without romanticizing it… I’m working through some ideas about compositions that support the focal point, and using color a little specifically to show depth. What do you think?

Monochromatic Paintings

In Silence, 11×14, oil on panel We had so many different types of snowy weather over the winter. On the day I captured the references for the painting above, there was a little bit of snow in the air, making the landscape fade as it receded. I thought these cows looked so beautiful out in …

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Clarity, paint supplies

In Progress – Nebraska Cows, 40×40, oil. Last weekend I had a whirlwind trip to Topeka, KS for an art opening. Because of the recent snow melt & flooding, there were a few detours, the most beautiful of which was in rural Nebraska. On the way back I made sure to take the same side …

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“Spring Wildflowers” and art show announcement

Spring Wildflowers, 36 x 48 inches, oil on canvas Very excited to be sending four brand new paintings down to the “Pop of Color” show at Southwind Art Gallery in Topeka, KS, opening on April 5th. I’m planning to be at the reception on April 5th. If you’re in that area, I hope to see …

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