A Woman of Sakura – Completed

    Let’s see the process with minimal words here…   It all started with a trip to Kyoto, Japan… Mixing the palette for the right color combinations Filling in the hair and face set the stage for everything else. Painting the kimono was a...

‘Apple on Tea’

Back at the easel on Wednesday in Korea.  I bought this green apple last night, waiting to eat it for breakfast.  I promised myself to not eat it until I paint it.  That was the deal.  Paint or starve.  Ok, so I had to work for my food today, I accepted the...

Let your left brain be your guide, not your master!

‘Rio Grande Island’ 12″ x 12″  Oil on plywood I painted this on location at the Rio Grande river in ABQ, NM. It was a warm sunny day, where I packed my french easel and limited palette paints. I like to use a limited palette because for one,...

Created some new fruit art…and then some

Here’s two of the four new paintings of the fruit series I recently included. I had this vision of painting fruits in fun positions.  Plus I wanted to add an “Old world” feel to them.  Painting oils of fruits is nothing new to me, but sometimes I...