Category Archives: OUTDOORS

Perfect Balance cairn painting

“Perfect Balance” 6″ x 6″ pastel painting, unframed $75 BUY NOW at ETSY It’s the fifth day of the creative February challenge and I decided to use my pastels today. After I set these up I brought in a light to cast the shadows. I probably took about 20 photos and this one won. I […]

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Four Rocks cairn painting

“Compliments” 6″ x 6″ acrylic painting on panel $75 BUY NOW at Daily PaintWorks More rocks precariously balanced. These were more of a challenge to set up than the last painting. Until an hour ago I didn’t think this painting would make it. Originally I painted a sunset background with light green at the top and […]

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Stacked Rocks acrylic painting SOLD

6″ x 6″ acrylic painting, on board SOLD I thought I’d continue with painting flowers this morning, but as beautiful as they are I really love rocks more. “They” always say paint what you love. I must say that I struggle with that advice. I love my family more than anything but I’m more of […]

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Beach Footprints pastel painting

 Day 15 of the 30 in 30 painting challenge 5″ x 7″ pastel painting I was searching through my landscape images and found a photo my daughter took.  This was a quick morning painting which had some surprising challenges. The biggest was the footprints in the sand. I went with suggestions of them rather than getting […]

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Lost Shell pastel landscape

Day 7 of the 30 in 30 painting challenge   I was looking through my files this morning to get some ideas for today’s painting and came across some “save for later” compositions. I’ve always planned on painting this.  There’s more drawing going on in this piece than usual. 5″ x 7″ pastel painting $50 plus $8 […]

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