Spring Art Sale! (and charcoal sketch)

Spring Art Sale Free shipping and framing on all paintings available through my studio, from April 7 – April 21! This includes large paintings, small paintings, and sketches too. Below are a few available paintings. See all paintings here. Charcoal Here’s a quick charcoal sketch from drawing group this week. We had a great young model. Here …

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Holiday Gift Portrait, sailboat in progress, and under cover.

Today I finished a lovely portrait I’ve been working on for a week. I can’t wait to find out if it makes the collector’s gift recipient happy. I hope so! I feel like it’s some of my best work yet. I’ll show you after the holidays. 🙂 And then I’ve gotten started on a series …

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A Well Pressed Shirt, portrait of working man

I am feeling very inspired to paint more of this sort of portrait – of people doing their thing. If you’re a local business owner, and it would be OK for me to come out and take pictures (or paint on site) of you or your staff cooking, tending the till, feeding cows, constructing a …

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Your Reflection, abstract painting #1 for 2017

I’m starting off the new year with an abstract painting. I really enjoyed just getting into the raw colors and composition on this one. I find that painting abstractly energizes me and helps me. Because I  almost never post my abstract pieces, I’m not sure how to price it – so I’m just opening it …

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Cow painting (available). Minnesota and South Dakota landscape paintings.

Happy Valentines Day! I’m feeling super grateful for my wonderful husband, son, family and friends. This morning I finished Girl Next Door. This is another luxuriously thick painting with a lot of brush strokes and pallet knife marks. I uploaded the detail photo to show the thickness and texture. Click here for more info. The …

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Portrait artist paints Angel and the Oranges

“Angel and the Oranges” 9″ x 12″, oil paint on mounted canvas (RayMar),body=I%20would%20like%20to%20purchase%20WatchingtheRedGreenShow”>Purchase / Love it Guarantee / Talk to Jessie Thank you for viewing my art! Totally non-painting related personal note: We’re getting our new house keys Friday morning! Yay! And this afternoon we do the walk-through and get to decide exactly where my …

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