Category Archives: OILS

Davi and Olive dog portrait

[singlepic id=1856 w=600 float=center] Davi and Olive / 24″ x 36″ oil painting This is a commissioned painting of 2 adorable King Charles spaniels that was recently finished. It was definitely one of my most challenging paintings. I visited the client and took many photos of the dogs. Although I had many images to choose […]

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contemplation semi-nude oil

[singlepic id=1850 w=500 h= float=center] “Contemplation” semi-nude  10″ x 10″ oil painting / painted on a cradled board A good friend brought me a dozen or more cradled wood panels. The oil paints will be out for a while. I still plan on working on pastels also. Stay tuned for another instructional video which should […]

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Forked Red Pear oil painting SOLD

[singlepic id=1845 w=350 h= float=center] 10″ x 10″ Forked Red Pear  oil painting painted on a cradled wood panel It’s been a while since I’ve posted a painting. I recently finished a commission I’ve been working on for months. I decided to give myself a break and paint a composition I saved the image of a […]

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Art for the Apocalypse show

“Hidden Truth” 24″ x 48″ oil painting stretched canvas – framed/black/wood     This is my submission for The Preservation Framer’s Art for the Apocalypse Show.  If you are anywhere near North Attleboro, MA on December 1 it’s a show not to be missed. Matt and Rob always put on awesome shows including live music and the […]

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Ghost Ranch oil painting

  12″ by 12″ oil painting, unframed stretched canvas, ready to hang   This is an older painting which may be new to some of you. The reference photo for this oil painting was one of the many that I took during my stay in Abiquiu, New Mexico. The scenery was absolutely breathtaking! I’m leaving for Arizona tomorrow […]

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WIPs

oil painting surface – hardboard panel Works in progress. I have some more work to do on the reflection which is on the mug. I’ll post the story behind this painting when I finish it. Stay tuned for an update!I’m also working on a surreal pastel painting. It’s been a long time since I’ve painted […]

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red fan SOLD

  “Serenity” 12″ by 36″ oil painting, gallery wrapped and painted on the sides SOLD   I’ve been working in oils lately mostly because I’ve had a need to work on larger paintings. The reference for this painting is a hand fan of which I have a collection. The original fan has detail work on […]

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Skyline Blvd, San Francisco

6″ by 9″ daily oil painting, unframed Driving on Skyline Blvd heading south on Route 1 (the coast road) was by far my favorite road trip when I lived in Berkeley. There are so many spectacular views along the road. I frequently get excited with the idea of a new theme for a series of […]

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NYSE dark days

6″ by 6″ daily oil painting, unframedon stretched canvas This piece was painted in response to Karin Jurick’s weekly challenge. Karin provides a photo on a weekly basis and we all get to paint it. Once we send it to Karin she posts it on her blog.I’ve been wanting to get back to oils again […]

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breakfast

6″ by 6″ daily painting, unframed oil on board One of my first paintings that sold on my blog was of an egg in pastel. It was much more challenging to paint one in oils but that’s part of the reason I love to paint. I try to challenge myself daily and I hope I […]

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