Tuesday, December 18, 2007

Thursday, December 06, 2007

Daily Painting: Landscape, Pine Tree in the Snow

"First Snow"
Soft Pastel 5.5x7.5"
As some of you know, I'm in Minnesota for the winter (family reasons).
This is a pine tree at the Minnesota Arboretum after the first snow.

Thursday, November 01, 2007

On the Road Again

I won't be posting any new pastels until November 10th. I'm traveling from Cape Cod to Minnesota with a few stops along the way. I'll still be painting though!
If you purchase any of my work through paypal while I am in transit, shipping will be delayed. Thanks for your patience.

Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Daily Painting: Plein Air Autumn Cape Cod Dunes

Soft Autumn Light
11.5x8.5" Soft Pastels
Changing weather today, strong winds so found a protected spot in a ravine. The sun poked in and out but I'm pretty safisfied that I captured the light of the day.

Monday, October 22, 2007

Daily Painting: Plein Air Dune Study of Cape Cod National Seashore

Autumn Dunes
8.5x11.5" Soft Pastel
$100.00 plus shipping
Another gorgeous day. I passed Herring Cove on my way to the dunes and it looked like a summers day with swimmers, beach umbrellas, sunbathers, everything but the crowds.

Friday, October 19, 2007

Monday, October 08, 2007

Daily Painting: Autumn Pumpkin Harvest ACEO

Autumn Harvest
2.5x3.5" Soft Pastel
A mini painting of mini pumpkins. It's not the ideal season for selling boat paintings so I'm taking a little break and using some of my different color pastels.

Sunday, October 07, 2007

Springer Spaniel Study for Commission, Pastel Pet Portrait

Springer Spaniel Study
8.5x7.5" Soft Pastel
Did this study for a commission yesterday during the open studios here in Provincetown. Thanks to everyone who helped to make it such a successful weekend!

Saturday, October 06, 2007

Open Studio Weekend in Provincetown

No time for posting paintings this weekend. Provincetown's open studio weekend is today, Saturday October 6th and tomorrow Sunday October 7th, from 11a.m. - 4p.m. If you happen to be in the area, please feel free to stop by.

Tuesday, October 02, 2007

Daily Painting: Cape Cod National Seashore, Hatches Harbor Study

Incoming Tide
Soft Pastel 8x10"
I walked across the dike through Hatches Harbor to Race Point Light today. Still feels like summertime but the migrating monarchs and great blue herons were resting in the harbor, sure signs of autumn. Only time for a quick study before the mosquitos chased me away.

Monday, October 01, 2007

Daily Painting: The Tip of Cape Cod, Long Point Lighthouse

Study of Long Point Light
Soft Pastels on Wallis 5x7"
I paddled across the harbor to Long Point today. Lots of curious seals coming very close to the kayak. Calm winds. A peaceful day.

Sunday, September 30, 2007

Daily Painting: Seascape, Cape Cod Sailboats

Bright Sails
Soft pastel on Wallis 5.5x7.5"
Friday I took a walk on Corn Hill beach in Truro. The sun broke through the dark clouds for just a moment. Glad I had my camera.

Saturday, September 22, 2007

Friday, September 21, 2007

Daily Pastel Painting; Plein Air Cape Cod National Seashore

Head of the Meadow Dune
Soft Pastel on Wallis 8.5x11.5"
Summer is still here on Cape Cod. Went to the beach today. The temperature was warm but the shadows on the dune at 2:00 were already long....Autumn's on the way.

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Daily Pastel Painting: Seascape, Dune View of Cape Cod Bay

Dune View of the Bay
Soft Pastel on Wallis
$100.00 SOLD
Whales have been close in to shore lately. I chose this view to pastel this evening so I could watch them spouting and breeching.