Category Archives: orange

Orange Segment SOLD

[singlepic id=629 w=400 float=center] 7″ x 5″ unframed pastel SOLD I always come back to painting food art. A fresh, juicy orange is not only delicious to eat. It’s also delicious to paint because of the colors. I was surprised how my palette changed with this piece. Finding the right color to portray the nuances of orange was […]

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tiny pumpkin

[singlepic id=1072 w=320 h=240 float=none] 7″ x 7″ daily pastel painting (unframed) Just a little pumpkin for the season. I had a bunch of photos on my hard drive that I took last year and this is from one of them. $50 with shipping and handling included in the US. Please email me for International shipping rates […]

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3 clementines SOLD

5″ x 7″ daily pastel painting SOLD I bought a few lace runners at the salvation army. I’m always looking for additional props for paintings and these were a real find at $1 each. Some of you know that my mother had surgery last week. She’s doing well and back in her room at the […]

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updated orange spiral

[singlepic id=760 w=200 float=left]After finishing the painting Orange Spiral 2 I became dissatisfied with the background. I think the blue background was a distraction from the orange. I’m much happier with the newer background. I also decided to make this painting available for sale. I was going to save it for the art show but I have more orange paintings […]

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The Gift – orange slices SOLD

8″ x 8″ daily pastel paintingSOLD Today . . actually yesterday, I was in a painting frenzy! Two small works completed in one day is a record for me.The bowl was a gift from Linda. She went to Dubai during the holidays and brought our family the most beautiful presents. Thanks Linda!If I had known that beautiful bowls could make […]

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Peeled Orange painting

5.5″ x 10″ daily pastel peeled orange painting SOLD Another peeled orange painting where I peeled the skin as a spiral. I think this is my favorite of the many compositions. I like the way the white pulp turned out in this one better than the previous painting. The colors in the original piece are a bit […]

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orange spiral

7″ x 15″ daily pastel painting surface – Wallis pastel paper Preparation for this painting was fun. I first had to figure out how to peel the skin in a spiral. After that I took various composition photos of the orange, some of which you will see in later posts this week. For this painting […]

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2 clementines

5″ by 7″ daily pastel painting, unframed Back to the clementine oranges. I can’t stop eating them and I can’t stop painting them! I love the combination of blues and oranges. I took the reference photo on my black glass topped stove which explains the reflection underneath. I almost painted the background black but I […]

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3 pumpkins SOLD

  6″ x 6″ daily painting SOLD Acrylic painting on gallery wrapped canvas. Side edges are painted and ready to hang! I have to laugh because I said that I wasn’t going to paint pumpkins this year but they are so much fun. I bought some new Golden Open acrylics which have a slower than […]

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