Day 308 "Heading Out" 5 x 7 ink & pencils

DAY 308 "HEADING OUT" 5 X 7 INK & PENCILS

Each summer, we spend time in Maine. There are many opportunities to view these picturesque, hard-working boats. This one is no exception....

Day 299 "Art Auction at Trailing Yew" 9 x 12 pen & ink

DAY 299 "ART AUCTION AT TRAILING YEW" 9 X 12 PEN & INK

Each August when we visit Monhegan Island, there is a benefit art auction on the lawn of the Trailing Yew Inn and Cottages. The auction...

 
 
 
Day 300 "Fish Beach" 9 x 8 ink, marker, pencils

DAY 300 "FISH BEACH" 9 X 8 INK, MARKER, PENCILS

This year, there was a beautiful addition to the path to Fish Beach. This large Japanese fish windsock. Maybe it is there to highlight...

Day 307 "Jumpers" 8 x 10 ink & pencils

DAY 307 "JUMPERS" 8 X 10 INK & PENCILS

When the ferries leave Monhegan, occasionally people say goodbye until next time by jumping from the dock. We take the Hardy boat back...

 
 
 
Day 301 "The Harbor" 8 x 5 ink & pencils

DAY 301 "THE HARBOR" 8 X 5 INK & PENCILS

I love Monhegan Island's harbor. Manana sparkles beyond it, providing an exciting backdrop. With a fifteen minute walk, you can be...

Day 298 "Coffee Break" 12 x 9 ink & watercolor

DAY 298 "COFFEE BREAK" 12 X 9 INK & WATERCOLOR

Another beautiful day on the island, breezy, sparkling weather; sky and sea were dazzling. I took a break in The Black Duck coffee...

 
 
 
Day 297 "Ferry Due" ink, marker, pencil 6 x 9

DAY 297 "FERRY DUE" INK, MARKER, PENCIL 6 X 9

This morning we meandered down to the dock to say good bye to a couple of our visitors. There were several jumpers from the dock as...

"Incoming Tide" watercolor & ink 9 x 9

"INCOMING TIDE" WATERCOLOR & INK 9 X 9

One of my favorite spots on Monhegan Island is Christmas Cove. It is on the southern tip of the island. You can walk past Lobster Cove,...

 
 
 
Day 296 "On the Rocks" ink & watercolor 4 x 9

DAY 296 "ON THE ROCKS" INK & WATERCOLOR 4 X 9

Today I tested my knew knee by walking down to the Southern tip of the island, to one of my favorite spots past Lobster Cove. You can...

Day 295 "Triple Overview" 9 x 12 watercolor & ink

DAY 295 "TRIPLE OVERVIEW" 9 X 12 WATERCOLOR & INK

Today I sat half way up Horn Hill on Monhegan and drew what was below and then what I could see in the woods to my left. Then I added...

 
 
 
Day 294 "Over Eider" ink & watercolor 9 x 9

DAY 294 "OVER EIDER" INK & WATERCOLOR 9 X 9

Another beautiful day here on Monhegan. We went to a Chowder Festival to benefit the Monhegan Memorial Library, then I headed over...

Day 293

DAY 293

I began an oil painting this morning, and within a half hour, the island was fogged in. Not in the mood to paint fog, I broke out my...

 
 
 
Day 292 "Among the Rocks" ink & watercolor 12 x 5 - and a visit with some artist friends

DAY 292 "AMONG THE ROCKS" INK & WATERCOLOR 12 X 5 - AND A VISIT WITH SOME ARTIST FRIENDS

Social media is an interesting thing, and sometimes very beneficial. Yesterday I saw some beautiful photos of the Monhegan sunset from...

Day 290 - "From the Harbor - Two Views" watercolor and ink

DAY 290 - "FROM THE HARBOR - TWO VIEWS" WATERCOLOR AND INK

There has been intermittent sun during our first five days on Monhegan Island, fog, rain, sun, clouds, wind... beautiful New England...

 
 
 
Day 281

DAY 281

A couple of good friends and I have a standing dinner date once each month. In our busy lives, it's wonderful to have the date on the...

Day 282 "Humarock" pen&ink 8 x 9 - deserted beach, and a little history

DAY 282 "HUMAROCK" PEN&INK 8 X 9 - DESERTED BEACH, AND A LITTLE HISTORY

If you walk our local beach, you may find this view familiar. Our local beach is separated from the mainland by the South River which...

 
 
 
Day 284 "Get Your Hotdogs Here!" 7 x 9 ink & pencils

DAY 284 "GET YOUR HOTDOGS HERE!" 7 X 9 INK & PENCILS

Our daughter gave us Red Sox tickets as an anniversary gift. Though we have been to some Sox games over the years, I have not sat in...

Day 286 "Rainy Day" 6 x 9 ink & watercolor

DAY 286 "RAINY DAY" 6 X 9 INK & WATERCOLOR

We are back on Monhegan Island, where we spend a couple of weeks each summer. Doesn't matter the weather; it is just wonderful to be...

 
 
 
Day 287 "Village Sketches" - walking and sketching on Monhegan

DAY 287 "VILLAGE SKETCHES" - WALKING AND SKETCHING ON MONHEGAN

Today's goal on Monhegan was to walk farther than yesterday, to find a spot among the rocks to settle in and draw. So, I walked down...

Day 289 "Fishing - Three Generations" ink & watercolor

DAY 289 "FISHING - THREE GENERATIONS" INK & WATERCOLOR

We walked down to the dockside coffee shop today, The Barnacle, to see off our friends' daughter and her fiance. There is a a lot of...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Painting "Hawaiian Dreams" by Santa Fe...

Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Painting "Hawaiian Dreams" by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

6"x6"x1.5" Mixed Media on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Poppy Painting, Abstract Flower Landscape, Palette Knife Oil Paintings...

Poppy Painting, Abstract Flower Landscape, Palette Knife Oil Paintings “Happy Poppies” by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

10"x8" Oil on Canvas /Sold Commissions welcome. Visit to Read more ...

T House / Creative Architects

T House / Creative Architects

© Hiroyuki Oki Architects: Creative Architects Location: Dĩ An, Vietnam Area: 160.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Hiroyuki Oki © Hiroyuki Oki Text description provided by... Read more ...

Barca azzurra

Barca azzurra

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Longing for a Soft, Docile 17C-18C Gentlewoman Tending Sheep - Pastoral...

Longing for a Soft, Docile 17C-18C Gentlewoman Tending Sheep - Pastoral Allegories

1630-50s Anonymous Dutch artist, after Paulus Moreelse Shepherdess During the 17C & 18C artists painted their contemporaries as personifications & allegories, & often painters... Read more ...

The Hofvijer 4 and 5, The Hague

The Hofvijer 4 and 5, The Hague

De Hofvijver, DH 4 oil on canvas - 55 x 45 cm painted on location - 29 Sept. 2018 € 580 Further developing this series, I decided to walk down the street towards the... Read more ...

Confetti Garden, Contemporary Landscape painting by Sheri Jones

Confetti Garden, Contemporary Landscape painting by Sheri Jones

Confetti Garden40x30 oil on gallery canvas This confetti garden was inspired from a trip to Ft. Worth Botanical Gardens. I alway get excited when I see the bright colors of the... Read more ...

Lovely at Wonderground Gallery: Part 2

Lovely at Wonderground Gallery: Part 2

The queen. In order to stay inspired as an artist, I find that it is best for me to constantly have multiple ideas and projects brewing. Every once in a while, though, I will... Read more ...

A Light Touch, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

A Light Touch, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

A Light Touch Sky12x12 oil on canvas I continue my attempt to capture a beautiful sunrise on canvas. Each one is a learning experience and still challenges me. I love the light... Read more ...

Poppy Painting, Abstract Flower Landscape, Palette Knife Oil Paintings...

Poppy Painting, Abstract Flower Landscape, Palette Knife Oil Paintings “Happy Poppies” by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

10"x8" Oil on Canvas /Sold Commissions welcome. Visit to Read more ...