Sparkly

SPARKLY

$200 - 6x12"original oil painting on board I painted this bright 'sparkly' model at last week's portrait session. Her hair was so cool,...

Brain food

BRAIN FOOD

OIL - 5x7"original oil painting on 1"cradled panel When we were kids we loved smarties, or as we called them, brain food! I still love...

 
 
 
The time is right

THE TIME IS RIGHT

OIL - 5x7"original oil painting on 1/8" gessobord I painted these fruity friends with lots of loosey-goosey brushstrokes and topped...

Triangulate

TRIANGULATE

$60 - 5.5x7.5" original watercolour painting The dynamic shapes that the human figure can make, especially when you aim for design,...

 
 
 
Zone

ZONE

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat This model was so gracious. It's funny, models can be perfectly still and be...

OneWeek100People2019 Challenge

ONEWEEK100PEOPLE2019 CHALLENGE

The challenge started today! So, off I went to life drawing class with pencil in hand. I always try to capture one good little pencil...

 
 
 
First

FIRST

$60 - 5x7"original gouache painting with 8x10"mat I looooved painting these bright determined pink flowers. And the contrasting dark...

Music dude

MUSIC DUDE

8x10" original oil painting on a 1" deep wooden cradled panel I am very happy with the likeness I captured of this model, who is a...

 
 
 
Piece by piece

PIECE BY PIECE

Let me first say how much I love this 6x12" size for portrait. I chose it on a whim as I was heading out to Don Valley Art Club's portrait...

Aries - The Warrior Ram

ARIES - THE WARRIOR RAM

6x8" original watercolour painting Happy Birthday to all the Aries out there. The Warrior Ram is the first sign, one of confidence...

 
 
 
Missing you

MISSING YOU

$60 - 5x7"original watercolour painting with 8x10"mat. Well, I've been dabbling in oil and gouache and I gotta say, I've sure missed...

Through and through

THROUGH AND THROUGH

5x7" original oil paintingViridain Green paint is always a pleasure to use because it's a very relaxed pigment. It's not that strong...

 
 
 
Reaching for spring

REACHING FOR SPRING

$100 - 6x8" original oil painting on 1" wooden panel. These orange blossoms are anticipating spring... like all of us! The edges are...

First oil portrait

FIRST OIL PORTRAIT

$100 - 5x7" original oil on 1" wooden panel with purple edges Well, this is my first OIL portrait. I've painted with oil. I've painted...

 
 
 
Side by side

SIDE BY SIDE

$60 - original 5x7" gouache painting with 8x10"mat I thought it would be nice to bring in the month of March with a couple of lovely...

Portrait on blue and 'table easel'

PORTRAIT ON BLUE AND 'TABLE EASEL'

Here's my latest 6x8" original gouache painting on Strathmore toned blue mixed media paper, which I told you about in my last blog...

 
 
 
I love red and pink

I LOVE RED AND PINK

$60 - 5x7" original gouache painting with 8x10" mat. The cute colourful glass vases that I got over the holidays continue to inspire...

Late evening together

LATE EVENING TOGETHER

$140 - original oil painting on wooden panel Well, I'm painting in oil again. The gouache I've been working with is wonderful but it...

 
 
 
Doc

DOC

$60 original 6x8" painting in gouache I felt like painting with green and purple today. Since the model was lit from both sides I thought...

Against the odds

AGAINST THE ODDS

$60 6x8" original gouache painting on paper First let me say thank you so much to everyone who came out to the show on Saturday. It...

 
 
 



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 ...

Colorful Contemporary Landscape Painting, Trees, Pathway, Abstract...

Colorful Contemporary Landscape Painting, Trees, Pathway, Abstract Landscape, Tree, “Open to Possibilities“ by Passionate Purposeful Painter Holly Hunter Berry

Road trip! Although I am not at all interested in driving on the freeways here in Houston, I occasionally entertain the idea of leaving the city and exploring the country by... Read more ...

House F34 / Bottega + Ehrhardt Architekten + Hartl Planungsgesellschaft

House F34 / Bottega + Ehrhardt Architekten + Hartl Planungsgesellschaft

© David Franck Architects: Bottega + Ehrhardt Architekten , Hartl Planungsgesellschaft Location: Ulm, Germany Category: Houses Area: 1280.0 m2 Project Year: 2013 Photographs... Read more ...

César Pelli Dies Aged 92

César Pelli Dies Aged 92

© Pelli Clarke Pelli Argentine-American architect César Pelli, known for designing some of the tallest buildings in the world, such as the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur, the... Read more ...

Mark Webster - Gray Matter 7 - Abstract Grayscale Oil Painting

Mark Webster - Gray Matter 7 - Abstract Grayscale Oil Painting

Mark Webster - Gray Matter 7 - Abstract Grayscale Oil Painting. 10x8" Oil on Canvas. Read more ...

Abstract Art, Contemporary Painting, Collage,“WESTERN BROWNS AND A MESSAGE”...

Abstract Art, Contemporary Painting, Collage,“WESTERN BROWNS AND A MESSAGE” by Florida Contemporary Artist Mary Ann Ziegler

While there is definitely an outdoors southwest feel to this mixed media abstract, there are also words and letters that tame the piece and bring us back to the literary... Read more ...

XieXie Tea Shop / APPROACH ARCHITECTURE STUDIO

XieXie Tea Shop / APPROACH ARCHITECTURE STUDIO

Courtesy of APPROACH ARCHITECTURE STUDIO Interiors Designers: APPROACH ARCHITECTURE STUDIO Location: Taikooli South Area, Sanlitun, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China Category... Read more ...

Colorful Jazz Art Music Art Painting “Ornette Coleman“ by Texas Artist Debra...

Colorful Jazz Art Music Art Painting “Ornette Coleman“ by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

This is available as a quality print and the original painting was commissioned by Pappadeaux restaurant here in Austin. Prints of this painting are available HERE Visit to Read more ...

Abstract Landscape, Contemporary Impressionist Landscape Painting,Colorado...

Abstract Landscape, Contemporary Impressionist Landscape Painting,Colorado Landscape, Fine Art Oil Painting,“William's Pond

Abstract trees, surreal color and a focus on negative space all contribute to the contemporary look of this powerful little piece. 16"x24" Oil on Panel/ Available Read more ...

Abstract Art, Nature Art, Contemporary Painting, “Fluid” by Texas...

Abstract Art, Nature Art, Contemporary Painting, “Fluid” by Texas Contemporary Artist Sharon Whisnand

8"x10"x1" Fluid Acrylic on Canvas/Framed $275 Read more ...

Colorful Jazz Art Music Art Painting “Ornette Coleman“ by Texas Artist Debra...

Colorful Jazz Art Music Art Painting “Ornette Coleman“ by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

This is available as a quality print and the original painting was commissioned by Pappadeaux restaurant here in Austin. Prints of this painting are available HERE Visit to Read more ...