pastel paintings acrylic and oils

Strawberry Bowl 12″ x 12″ pastel

My paintings are born from the appreciation of the play of light on common objects or a scene. I enjoy revealing the beauty of simple subjects that are frequently overlooked. The inspiration for a painting often rises from the shape of a piece of fruit, the visual stimulation of the unexpected pairing of objects, or the humor in a formal arrangement of food.

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Follow my September 2017 painting challenge of 30 paintings in 30 days!

Two Pears 9″ x 9″ pastel