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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“Grooming Time” cow painting, South Dakota landscape painting.

Grooming Time, 11×14 inches, oil on panel, available here. Sorry about the formatting in last week’s email. You can see how it was supposed to look here. Here is another celebration of Spring. These are the cows that live in the field in our neighborhood, and I just love painting them. Don’t they look happy? …

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