"Light Baggage"

"LIGHT BAGGAGE"

9 x 12"oil on panelsold Irises are blooming everywhere here in Atlanta, inspiring me to paint Vincent van Gogh's Irises being admired...

"Two By Two"

"TWO BY TWO"

8 x 10"oil on panelsold In 1890, in a letter to his sister, Vincent van Gogh described his joy of painting multiple versions sunflowers....

 
 
 
"Three's Company"

"THREE'S COMPANY"

6 x 8"oil on panel This study was a test for me - wanting to take on a larger painting with David Hockney's Mr. and Mrs. Clark and...

"All the Fashion"

"ALL THE FASHION"

6 x 8"oil on panel The artist Jacques Tissot had an eye for beauty and fashion, the son of parents in the fashion and designer hats...

 
 
 
"Catch the Next Wave"

"CATCH THE NEXT WAVE"

9 x 12"oil on panelsold My Mac died a couple of weeks ago. I work on what they call a 'vintage' model. I have to. I run programs from...

"In Shape"

"IN SHAPE"

5 x 5"oil on panel I do a lot of small studies, mostly to keep painting while I'm think about my next piece and to feel out how a photograph...

 
 
 
"Facing the Music"

"FACING THE MUSIC"

9 x 12"oil on panel When I reproduce masters' works of art, I learn more about color, mixing paints, edging, brush strokes and composition...

"Portrait Sitting"

"PORTRAIT SITTING"

6 x 8"oil on panel I saw this painting on Instagram by Diego Velazquez, Cardinal-Infante Ferdinand of Austria in Hunting Dress and...

 
 
 
"Smile"

"SMILE"

8 x 10"oil on panel Inspired by a recent article in the New York Times about the Louvre Museum's renovations taking place while the...

"Up Close"

"UP CLOSE"

10 x 8"oil on panel Your Moment of Zen today featuring Claude Monet's landscapes. I went to the Philadelphia Museum of Art years ago...

 
 
 
"Sympathy"

"SYMPATHY"

9 x 12"oil on panel There is, there should be, a profound personal experience when one sees an original painting by Vincent van Gogh...

"Chill Factor"

"CHILL FACTOR"

6 x 8"oil on panel Every winter I obsess about wanting snow fall here in Atlanta. I scroll through the Twitter posts of photos during...

 
 
 
"It's Curtains For You"

"IT'S CURTAINS FOR YOU"

9 x 12"oil on panel On this eve of Joseph R. Biden Jr.'s inauguration, I finished this new painting and the title just popped into...

"Over There"

"OVER THERE"

7 x 12"oil on panelsold It may surprise you Portrait of Marie Breunig was painted by Gustav Klimt. Klimt is widely known for his portrait...

 
 
 
"Those Summer Nights"

"THOSE SUMMER NIGHTS"

6 x 8"oil on panel As I finished this new painting, I realized outside the cold wind was blowing and snow flurries were falling on...

"Sweetie Pies"

"SWEETIE PIES"

9 x 12"oil on panelsold I've said it many times on this blog - Wayne Thiebaud is an artist who has and still does greatly inspire me...

 
 
 
Special December Sale!

SPECIAL DECEMBER SALE!

I'm clearing out 3 paintings that I've held on to - and I'd like to make a charity donation with a portion of the proceeds. All 3 are...

"A Man's Man"

"A MAN'S MAN"

9 x 12"oil on panelsold Our National Portrait Gallery in DC has a moving exhibition titled The Struggle For Justice, which is where...

 
 
 
My 2021 Calendar

MY 2021 CALENDAR

My 2021 Calendars are here! This mini wall calendar measures 8-1/2" by 13" opened up, featuring 12 months of color reproductions of...

Thanksgiving

THANKSGIVING

I know. I haven't posted in days. I've painted two pieces and in a blink of an eye, they both sold. I've just been lucky. And grateful....

 
 
 



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 ...

Exciting news for exoskeleton lovers

Exciting news for exoskeleton lovers

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Chinese Pavilion at the 2021 Venice Biennale Reimagines Traditional...

Chinese Pavilion at the 2021 Venice Biennale Reimagines Traditional Multi-family Courtyards

Courtesy of TeamMinus Titled "Yuan-er, a Courtyard-ology: From the Mega to the Micro", the Chinese pavilion at the 17th International Architecture Exhibition - La Biennale di... Read more ...

Art Gensler, Founder of Gensler Passes Away at 85

Art Gensler, Founder of Gensler Passes Away at 85

Courtesy of Gensler Art Gensler , the founder of one of the largest architecture businesses in the world, Gensler , has passed away at 85, as reported by the company's... Read more ...

Original Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Painting, Southwestern Art...

Original Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media Painting, Southwestern Art "QUADRUVIUM CLXXXXVIII" by Contemporary Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

26.5"x7.5"x1.5 Acrylic With Patinas on Canvas/sold Commissions are welcome. Visit to Read more ...

Impressionist Landscape, Mountain Landscape, Trees, Fine Art Oil Painting...

Impressionist Landscape, Mountain Landscape, Trees, Fine Art Oil Painting “Invisible Harmony” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

23"x35" Oil on Panel/Available $2400 Read more ...

Skier, Ski Painting, Winter Landscape,Snow "Snowboard Sal" By Colorado...

Skier, Ski Painting, Winter Landscape,Snow "Snowboard Sal" By Colorado Impressionist Judith Babcock

Figurative, Skier 11"x14"Oil on Canvas/Available Read more ...

DESIGN STUDIO - alix & flo

Alix & Flo is a new surface pattern design studio based between London & Buenos Aires. Alix Bigois and Florencia Mazza have been working in the fashion and licensing industry... Read more ...

ETSY SHOP - hannah sessions

Here are some lovely tea towel designs by Hannah Sessions spotted in her Etsy shop. She has picked out some lovely subjects with fashionable houseplants, farmhouse style... Read more ...

BLUE PRINT - elizabeth stirling designs

Elizabeth Stirling Designs is excited to join Blue Print Live this May to showcase their collection of trend driven seasonal designs. Having built strong partnerships with many... Read more ...

The Seeds Wood Houses / ZJJZ

The Seeds Wood Houses / ZJJZ

Aerial view. Image Jiangxi, China Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Fangfang Tian Photographs: TREE WOW Photographs: Courtesy of ZJJZ Area: 60.0 m2 Read more ...