Category Archives: FLORAL

arbor wisteria

5″ x 7″ pastel painting unframed A somewhat abstract pastel “sketch” for a possible larger painting. Springtime with the arbor overflowing with wisteria is a time of year that I always look forward to.When we first moved into the house there was a small wisteria bush on the inside of the pool fence. Every year the […]

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purple crocus

6″ x 6″ daily acrylic painting unframed Another spring gem. They appear for such a short time that sometimes I notice them only in their wilt stage. $110 including shipping and handling in the US. Please email me for International shipping rates or other inquiries.

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single tulip

4″ x 7″ daily pastel painting unframed Another painting celebrating spring. It’s close to 70 degrees out today and sunny! The tulips are peeking through the earth and will soon be in full bloom.Where has my time gone? I’ve been struggling with a commissioned painting and also with time management. I greatly admire the daily […]

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first of the season daffodil

6″ x 6″ daily pastel painting unframed Daylight savings starts tonight, it’s 60 degrees out, the sun is shining and spring fever is setting in. No, the daffodils aren’t in bloom yet but those of us living with winter are all anxiously anticipating the blooms of spring. Although spring brings it’s own headaches like cleaning […]

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calla lily 3 SOLD

5″ x 7″ daily pastel painting SOLD The last of the Calla lily series  . . at least for now.The Women in the Arts show was quite a success! I especially enjoyed meeting the other painters, all who’s work I admire.

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calla lily 2 SOLD

  [singlepic id=463 w=400 float=center] 5″ x 7″ daily pastel painting SOLD The flower symbolism associated with the calla lily is magnificent beauty. I’m amazed at the different shapes this flower takes.I have a few more photos of the calla lily so I may paint a few more this week. I’m very tempted to paint […]

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calla lily SOLD

  [singlepic id=462 w=400 float=center] 5″ x 7″ daily pastel painting SOLD     Thankfully my daughter-in-law Samantha had an awesome photo she posted to her facebook page! I had limited time today   and needed a subject which didn’t require much detail work. This was the perfect subject. Thank you Sam!Speaking of facebook I […]

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mini magnolia painting with easel

2.75? x 2.75? acrylic daily painting This small painting comes with the easel you see in the image. I was reminded while I was painting this magnolia bloom that although the leaves are falling from the trees and the wind brings a cold chill, spring will come again. I planted my magnolia tree 4 years […]

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sunflowers, SALE and commissions

8″ by 10″ daily pastel painting, unframed I used a different board than usual so I needed to loosen my style a bit on this one. Before I started I took a look at some of Van Gogh’s sunflowers for inspiration. Oh . . I just noticed today that Following the Masters blog is having […]

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sunflower

8 1/2″ by 8″ daily pastel painting,unframed It’s rainy and all the colors outside are beginning to mute. Soon winter will be here with its grays and starkness. A flower seems appropriate to brighten up the day.   $100 with free shipping and handling in the US. Please email me to purchase and for International […]

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magnolia bud pastel painting

5″ by 7″ daily pastel painting, unframed I planted a magnolia in my yard 2 years ago because it’s one of my favorite trees. One which I associate with many wonderful childhood memories. My friends and I spent many afternoons sitting on the branches of an old magnolia on our street. SOLD

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lily pastel painting

5″ by 7″ daily pastel painting, unframed The gardens are in bloom! it’s been a long winter and I’m inspired by all the flowers blooming. Although the lilies are only in their bud stage I have photos from last year and I’m waiting for this years blooms. $70 (SALE PRICE) with free shipping and handling […]

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