Monday, September 22, 2008

Sherman Tank...plein air

9"x 12" oil on board

This was painted in Wabeno, WI at their community park,
and what struck my eye was the beauty of the light,
the reflected color and indirect light...creating
this sense of beauty. An irony I thought, of something
known for purposes of carrying out vast destruction to
sit so still, peaceful..and such color.

It carried nobility for its purpose, proud...

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Tuesday, September 16, 2008

New Batch of Works on Sale...oil paintings (more coming...check back!)

The following images are clickable, bringing up a
larger image to see each work better...

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"Tools of the Trade" 5"x 7" alla prima oil

Alla prima means to paint start to finish in one session,
this one a pleasant study in values and brushwork. Often
between outings to paint outdoors on location (plein air)
I will set up simple still life studies with aims to push
some aspect that will benefit my outdoor painting. This
was one of those studies.

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Bluebill Drake 5"x 7" oil study...

A study in contrast & values...

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7"x 12" plein air oil..Upper Michigan, McClure River Basin

A study of light...painted on location

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Onion and Garlic
4.5"x 6" canvas hardboard

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McClure Basin Island Plein Air oil...5"x 7" on panel

This was painted sitting in a boat in upper Michigan,
of an island south of our family cabin. Have thought
of this as a little gem since I painted it.

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Butterscotch Candy & Wrapper 4.5"x 6" oil

Set up as a study in studio...

Original price- $180.00
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