Portrait artist paints Orange Starts and personal notes

I got some good starts and maybe a finish yesterday. The top painting I set up like a plein air painting – trying to catch the changing shadows on oranges sitting by a North-Western window as the sun was setting. Frantic painting and then…. the sun was gone. I really like the colors. The lower …

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Portrait artist paints a dad and baby in Dad’s Gloves

Dad’s Gloves / 7″ x 5″ / oil on canvas After doing some very detailed paintings, it felt good to loosen up on this one. I was attempting to capture the moment in the fewest marks… This is a painting of my guys hiking on Centennial Trail. I’m working on my first ‘demo,’ for the …

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Migration, bird painting by portrait artist

Migration / 20×24 in / oil painting on canvas / $700 This winter has been really mild, and geese have been flocking south for months. The flocks have been huge and talkative, too. Here is one of the large paintings that I recently finished (20 in x 24 in). This one looks more like a …

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