Frozen Lake, landscape oil painting in progress

south dakota farm painting

This lake is South of Brookings, SD on I-29. I wanted to capture the feeling of a very cold day. I’m going to make some changes to the far-back area to unify and add drama…   Frozen Lake11×14 inchesoil on canvas I’ve got a new page for farm paintings. If you get a chance, check …

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Horse paintings (available) Minnesota and South Dakota landscape paintings.

I’ve been working on this painting for a couple weeks, and took progression photos. The block-in phase is one of my favorites, maybe because it’s full of so much possibility. I really like how this one came out. The differences at the end are subtle – the shadow colors, the grasses and edges and horse …

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Duet, 10×8 in oil painting portrait (NFS). Minnesota and South Dakota portrait paintings.

Detail above. Full painting below. This is my son and his lovely piano teacher practicing for their duet in this Saturday’s concert. It’s When the Saints Come Marching In. He’s doing really well with his timing and dynamics (and of course she’s amazing). More about portraits: http://jessiesfineart.com/commission-a-portrait.html

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