painting: reflection

Oil on canvas, 12″x12″ Another painting from a reference photo by Gary Odell. I pulled several of his images one weekend, and was so excited by them that I sat and painted them over the next couple weeks. The lighting, the poses…each had something special I wanted to interpret through paint. In this one, itContinue reading “painting: reflection”

paintings: mama horses & foals (07/18/18)

Both of these paintings were painted from reference photos taken by people other than me. If an image is good and a person is kind enough to share, I don’t mind that the same image might be painted by 100 other artists. We all have a different take on it, so I’m okay with that.Continue reading “paintings: mama horses & foals (07/18/18)”

a variety of new paintings, August 16, 2014

We had company last week, so I didn’t get any painting done at all. I *did* list these paintings on etsy, though. Sorrel Horse, 10″x20″ oil on stretched canvas, available here. A lionhead rabbit, 8″x10″ oil on stretched canvas, available here. A sorrel horse eye, 12″x12″ oil on stretched canvas, available hereSOLD. A Doberman dog,Continue reading “a variety of new paintings, August 16, 2014”

painting: beautiful black horse

Here’s a painting I’m working on. I had to pause to let this part dry, because I’m left-handed and had started accidentally smudging. I always work from the right side of the canvas to the left, but the face here was so important that I decided there was no reason to paint the whole rearContinue reading “painting: beautiful black horse”