Monday, November 30, 2015

Here are some minis for the McBride gallery Christmas show in Annapolis.

Tiger portrait 6x6'' oil SOLD
View from my porch"Winter on the Creek" 5 x 7''oil
"Welsh Mountain Sheep" 5 x 7''oil

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Eagle with Goose 30 x 30 oil SOLD

This painting will be exhibited at the Academy Art Museum in Easton MD until March 2016, as part of the Instuctors' exhibit.

'Crashing and Rolling" Laughing Gulls 36 x 48''

Heron 36 x 24'' oil

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

'A shaft of light"(log canoes on the Tred Avon) 9 x 12 oil SOLD

Here's a random group of smaller paintings

Iguana on the beach 5x7 oil
Shy but curious7 x 5 oil SOLD
Tred Avon Regatta 5 x 7 oil SOLD
Horses on the beach oil 5 x 7 SOLD
Duckling 6x6 oil SOLD
Spitfire 5 x 7 oil (private collection)
Clamming on the Miles 9 x 12 oil

Barn Owl 4x4''oil SOLD

G B Heron portrait (SOLD) 8x8'' oil

Featured Artist at this year's Waterfowl Festival.

I was honoured to be chosen as this year's Featured Artist at the Waterfowl Festival in Easton, Maryland. It was a great weekend!

Sunday, July 12, 2015

"A Festival of Waterfowl" 24 x 48'' oil

This was a fun challenge. Scaup, Widgeon, Mallards, Canvasback Mute Swan,Canada Goose, Wood duck, Mandarin Red Breasted Duck Scaup Canvas back and another Scaup…. Took forever, but I enjoyed myself!

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

"Sailing in the Keys" (The schooner America) 18 x 24 oil

When tropical squalls come through the Keys the turquoise color of the water is wonderful against the dark grey sky. The America spends the winters in Key west and then moves up to New England for the Summers.

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Racing at Cowes Week oil 6x6

Here's the finished painting…..

Friday, June 5, 2015

"Racing at Cowes" 6x6 sketch oil

Here's a sketchy underpainting for a mini I am working on.

Zebra Portrait 7 x 5 oil (SOLD)

I build up to a large painting by painting in some minis…. Here's  a zebra I finished yesterday.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

WAVE (1) 5 x 7 oil

This is the first of a series of wave pictures. I want to try and capture water in movement with different waves breaking. I am planning a series of 10 pictures. Each will be very different.

Monday, May 18, 2015

"The American" (Sunrise in the Keys) From start to finish...

This shows the development of a painting from start to finish. I paired it over another painting, which is always a challenge!!

Thursday, May 7, 2015

A Festival of Waterfowl (under 24 x 48'' oilainting)

This is in progress. I have had to put it on hold while I get on with some paintings for Galleries.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Moon Wind in the Bay 20 x 16 oil

I thought it would be fun to demo how to paint one painting over another. This started off as a pelican. I did a rough wash drawing in paint  before I blocked this in with thicker paint. Gradually the Pelican disappeared and the sailboat took shape.

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Surf's Up 24 x 48 oil SOLD

Snowy Egret (untitled so far) 24 x 48'' oil

This wil be my featured piece for this year's Waterfowl festival.

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Monday, February 23, 2015

Snowy Egret 12 x9 oil

This latest group of paintings are my exhibits for the annual "Night Of Artists" exhibition at the Briscoe Museum In San Antonio TX next month

"Pelican with surf" oil 20 x 16 SOLD