I love how his tail looks like a firework burst. His little toes were a challenge–sometimes when painting I have to not get bogged down in seeking perfecting, and just let the eye see what it knows is there. 8″x8″ oil on cradled wood board. Available in my Etsy shop.
I love all the soft colors, and those tiny, tiny legs. How does he stay warm in the winter with such tiny legs? 8″x8″ Oil on cradled wood board. Available in my Etsy shop.
The colors on this one really pop, don’t they? Sometimes I am just so pleased when I’m finished. 8″x8″ oil on cradled wood board, available in my Etsy shop. SOLD, Thank you! Thank you for looking! 😀
I’m loving working with brushes again. Every so often, I guess you have to change things up just to keep things feeling fresh. I’ve never been good with that out-of-focus sort of background, but I think these last couple weeks I’ve finally found success. Eastern Bluebird, 8″x8″ oil on cradled board, in my Etsy shopContinue reading “paintings: a bluebird, and a cottontail”
Just in time for spring, a cute bunny just about to disappear. Love that flash of tail! 8″x8″ oil on cradled wood board. Available in my Etsy shop. 🙂 SOLD, Thank YOU!!!!
What a cutie pie. I always say, there’s just not enough time to own all the dogs I want. I have to make-do vicariously.
8″x8″ oil on cradled wood board I told you I’d been working on birds. Small, charming, and fun to paint. Available in my Etsy shop. 🙂
8″x8″ oil on cradled wood board Little birdies are so sweet, I had a day where I painted several. I still have a handful in my to-do folder. They’d make a great little collection, grouped together–more to come! This little guy is available now in my Etsy shop. :)SOLD, THANK YOU!!!!
I bought a handful of new strata to work on–cradled hardboard. This is a birch board 1/8″ thick resting on top of a wood frame, so the entire depth is 3/4″. The surface is very smooth, and requires priming so the paints don’t sink right into the wood. If you are a people-portrait painter, IContinue reading “painting: titmouse”
I’ve listed this blackbird in my Etsy shop. The canvas size is unusual, very tall and narrow. I’ve been painting birds this last couple weeks, there are a few more small ones to be shown off in the next few days. I do like this shape canvas. I have another one on hand, and intendContinue reading “painting: redwing blackbird”