Tag: oil painting

Flowers in oil, on collaged background

In the studio this past weekend I was busy doing all kinds of projects, this was one of them.  A 12 x 12" pattern collage with a sweet purple oil painting of a poppy that I used to grow on my back deck before I moved from TN. I knew one day I would paint those flowers ...

The beginnings of a beautiful oil portrait…

Ah, I have moved to my oils temporarily for this precious painting of my niece, Rachel. She is being painted on an 18 x 24" gallery wrapped canvas with Rembrandt oils and I am using my awesome new Dynasty brushes for this one. I LOVE them!! As you can see I am not finished yet, ...

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Back to oils… Commission of 2 Schipperke’s

I haven't worked in oils in a while, I was almost afraid to take them out! I suppose it's like riding a bike, right? Well, it is turning out to be the case... I fell back into it easily. (thank god!) A difficult subject, 2 black dogs. Luckily I got a chance to meet these ...

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Yeah! My new store is open!

Just in time for christmas! my new online store is finally  open :-). Lots of originals at great sale prices, NEW hand painted jewelry, signed prints and bookmarks galore! Check it out! Get some early shoppin' done :-). Also, let me know what you think!

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A painting in my kitchen

This is one of my oils hanging in my kitchen. A hibiscus flower macro shot I took with my nikon at the botanical gardens. The painting measures 24x30" and so far is one of my favorites of the floral series. I had to take it down and hang it at a gallery show for the ...

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Winston

This is Winston, an amazingly gorgeous dog that I received as a commission last week. He will be a birthday gift once he dries... he is literally fresh off the easel at the moment. The photo was spectacular to work from, I just switched backgrounds because I loved the green to compliment his gorgeous coat. ...

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latest wip – gypsy fillies in oil

This is one of the many things I am working on now, of course, more horses ;-). Actually the other oil is another big floral, but that one is a gift. This is just another painting inspired by the great Elizabeth, a really good photographer and gypsy owner. She takes such fabulous photos and every ...