Large Project

LARGE PROJECT

Oil and graphite on cardboard / 44 x 53 inches This painting has been in process on and off for a few weeks and, today, I feel like...

Eyes Wide Closed!

EYES WIDE CLOSED!

Male portrait with eyes closed / oil on linen / 14x11 Winter is finally on the run with several days of rain that washed away most...

 
 
 
Experimenting on Paper

EXPERIMENTING ON PAPER

Oil on brown paper / 22 x 28 Wanting to do a large figure painting, I found a roll of brown wrapping paper in my closet and decided...

The Lovely Lynn and Another Rabbit Dream

THE LOVELY LYNN AND ANOTHER RABBIT DREAM

Lynn was such a great subject to paint with her mass of elegantly unruly hair and her slight smile. And I love doing profiles! Lynn...

 
 
 
Still Snowed In - and Wishing for Spring

STILL SNOWED IN - AND WISHING FOR SPRING

Hare Raising Adventure / 16 x 20 / oil on linen panel

Having some Figure Fun

HAVING SOME FIGURE FUN

Oil on cardboard / 16 x x12 This morning we were treated to the additional delight of a small herd of deer in our valley. We have seen...

 
 
 
From Portrait to Figure-and LOTS of Snow!

FROM PORTRAIT TO FIGURE-AND LOTS OF SNOW!

Decided to take a break from portraits and do a figure painting yesterday. Oil on linen / 12x16 A closer look... It began snowing as...

Morgan and Picasso

MORGAN AND PICASSO

Morgan, almost 8 / oil on linen board, 12 x 12 Morgan is the very beautiful and accomplished 8 year old granddaughter of my cousin...

 
 
 
Portrait Practice

PORTRAIT PRACTICE

Four quick oil portrait sketches - practicing skin tones and trying hard to capture, age, expression and character. Quite a challenge! Making...

This and That

THIS AND THAT

Portrait Sketch / 10x8 / oil linen panel First portrait of the new year - done from a photo. Untitled / 24x20 / oil canvas panel And...

 
 
 
Dogs, a Cat and Masterpiece 4

DOGS, A CAT AND MASTERPIECE 4

Four paintings, now beautifully framed, ready for shipment to the Reinert Fine Art Gallery in Blowing Rock, North Carolina gallery. According...

A Lively Sense of Haste and Master pieces 5

A LIVELY SENSE OF HASTE AND MASTER PIECES 5

My husband and I just returned from a short trip over the Sierra Nevada's to California and back so I have not had much time at the...

 
 
 
Reinert Fine Art in Blowing Rock, NC

REINERT FINE ART IN BLOWING ROCK, NC

The Reinert Fine Art Gallery is so good to me! My paintings were just received earlier this week and they are already unpacked and...

Bunny Jack Toovey and Moscow!

BUNNY JACK TOOVEY AND MOSCOW!

A new bunny painting - this one along with the recent portrait of Wee Elodie will be sent as Christmas gifts to my dear friend Gwen...

 
 
 
Last Painting of 2018 - and on to 2019!

LAST PAINTING OF 2018 - AND ON TO 2019!

Happy New Year and the biggest wish I can muster for a year of peace, prosperity and good health. And many, many days of wonderful...

Neptune's Court and Happy Thanksgiving

NEPTUNE'S COURT AND HAPPY THANKSGIVING

Neptune's Court / oil on canvas panel / 20 x 16 A painting I did from a photo taken when my husband and I were on vacation in Washington...

 
 
 
Swept Up in the Whirlwind!

SWEPT UP IN THE WHIRLWIND!

My daughter's visit has come to an end and she has returned to Amsterdam. We had a wonderful time together - shopping, talking, seeing...

Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and a very Happy New Year!

MERRY CHRISTMAS, HAPPY HOLIDAYS AND A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR!

May all the wonders of this Christmas be yours to cherish! I wish you all a peaceful, joyful holiday and a very happy New Year and...

 
 
 
A Late Start to 2017 Blogging

A LATE START TO 2017 BLOGGING

Some new canine paintings to begin 2017 - untitled as of this moment. Oil on linen panel / 18 x 24 Oil on linen panel / 16 x 20 And...

Another Hound Dog

ANOTHER HOUND DOG

Oil on linen panel / 14 x 11 Done on a toned linen panel, this hound and his loping gait intrigued me. He is a Treeing Walker Coonhound...

 
 
 



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 ...

What I Love About Plein Air

What I Love About Plein Air

'In My Cherry Grove' 8x10 plein air pastel ©Karen Margulis The Cherry Trees were calling to me. They needed to be painted. I could take a hundred pictures of them but nothing... Read more ...

The Empty Tomb - Illuminated Manuscripts

The Empty Tomb - Illuminated Manuscripts

British Library - Harley 2952 fol-26v The Empty Tomb Resurrected Christ The Gospel of John contains a narrative of an empty garden tomb including the appearance of Jesus: Early... Read more ...

Finished-ish • 6B pencil in procreate • drawing portrait

Finished-ish • 6B pencil in procreate • drawing portrait

Finished-ish • 6B pencil in procreate • drawing portrait portraiture sketch face beard ipadpro ipad procreate applepencil crosshatching artistsoninstagram Read more ...

Womanized

Womanized

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서울 어반 스케치에 처음 나간날 테크노마트

서울 어반 스케치에 처음 나간날 테크노마트

4월 20일 토요일 아침에 비가 오려는지 날뜩 찌푸린 날씨다 서울 어반 스케쳐스 메일 회신을 받은 후 첫 모임이다. 설레기도 하고 불안하기도 한 마음으로 테크노 마트로 출발한다. 테크노 마트는 그 건물은 이름대로 최첨단의 기술과 제품으로 무장한 마트이다. 그곳에서 그리기라는 아날로그적인 행위가 어째 어색하게 느껴... Read more ...

Nature's Wild Garden, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Nature's Wild Garden, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Nature's Wild Garden11x14 oil on canvas See this painting at ArtScape, Dallas Arboretum, DeGolyer House, Dutch Art Gallery is Showing Selected Artist work: Katherine Martinez... Read more ...

Happy Easter

Happy Easter

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Pillsbury Panorama: 1905

Pillsbury Panorama: 1905

The Mississippi River circa 1905. "St. Anthony's Falls and flour mills at Minneapolis." Panorama made from three 8x10 glass negatives. View full size. Read more ...

Contemporary Sunset Landscape, "Fernandina Sunset," by Amy Whitehouse

Contemporary Sunset Landscape, "Fernandina Sunset," by Amy Whitehouse

Pastel, 9" x 12" $175 I'm so enjoying painting with pastels.This scene can be anywhere,but for the sake of a title,I named it Fernandina Sunset.End of day has a certain... Read more ...

3618 5

3618 5

Still life, acrylic, 6" x 6" $100 Read more ...