Is there anything more innocent than a baby bunny? Perfect to welcome spring into your home. I used my bunny inspiration from a photo taken by DeAnne Hope. 8″x8″ oil and acrylic on wood board. Available here.
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painting: summer lemons
This one painted itself. I think they are the most successful when that happens. There’s a tiny speck of blue on the rind of that top piece. Is it a mistake? It got there on its own. I left it, thinking it represents an imperfection on the skin, and natural that way. 8″x8″ oil onContinue reading “painting: summer lemons”
painting: indigo bunting
Do you live somewhere the indigo buntings visit? I do, but I’ve seen them only twice. The pink background gives this a little bit of a tropical flair, doesn’t it? 8″x8″ oil on cradled wood board. Available here. Painted from a photo shared by Dan Barrick.
what a face
Here’s one of my first commissions this year. Didn’t he turn out great?
paintings completed 2022
painting: sweet doggy
I don’t like to show off the paintings that are Christmas commissions, because what if a recipient happens to stumbled over their own gift and the surprise is ruined? This little guy isn’t a surprise, so I get to show him. I don’t usually paint with red, but when it works, it works. 12″x12″ oilContinue reading “painting: sweet doggy”
painting: a French bulldog
This sweet little guy’s family is from Italy, so I adjusted his floor to represent the Italian flag. Personalizing commissioned paintings is always encouraged. You can’t buy something so custom-made at the store–go ahead and ask for particulars like this. 🙂
paintings: a succulent, and a bunting
So peaceful, green and serene. Perfect for someone who does not have a green thumb, but would like to bring inside one’s home the beauty of nature. I painted from a reference photo shared by Vanessa Jackson. 11″x14″ oil on cradled wood board. Available here. Sweet, cheerful, and oh so colorful. I painted from aContinue reading “paintings: a succulent, and a bunting”
paintings: a coneflower, and a warbler
The lacy edges of the flower petals captured my imagination. The blue/green bottle also spelled a challenge. I painted from a reference photo shared by Sandra Hudson. 6″x12″ oil and acrylic on cradled wood board. Available in my Etsy shop. SOLD, thank you! 😀 I love his pose, and his bright coloring. I painted from aContinue reading “paintings: a coneflower, and a warbler”
paintings: an avocado, and a bluebird
Birds are favorite thing of mine to paint. Every one so unique, reflecting the panoply of nature. I painted from a reference photo shared by Kaye Earney. 8″x8″ oil and acrylic on cradled wood board. Available in my Etsy shop. SOLD, thank you! I attempted to paint an avocado many years ago, and I completelyContinue reading “paintings: an avocado, and a bluebird”