Category Archives: pears

A Pair SOLD

[singlepic id=607 w=450 h= float=center] 11.75″ x 9.75″ pastel painting, unframed SOLD An unlikely pair? I searched for the bosc pear in the supermarket with the plan of painting a single pear. Once I got home to the studio the lightbulb found it’s way to the set-up.  They seemed like the perfect pair. This was […]

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bosc pear pastel painting SOLD

[singlepic id=983 w=300 float=center] 5″ x 7″ daily pastel painting  SOLD  I was going through my digital photos and found one of this pear which was back lit by the sun through the studio window. I love the play of light. The holidays are almost past as is 2011. I’ll end the year with some simple fruit paintings and […]

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Lonely Pear Painting giveaway

5″ x 7″ daily pastel painting  (matted and unframed)  surface – pastel board Comments are closed and the winner will be announced soon! I’m giving away a painting for the week of Oct.15th through Oct. 22nd. If you leave a comment on this blog post, you’ll be automatically entered to win this Lonely Pear pastel […]

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red pear #2

5″ by 7″ daily pastel painting, unframedsurface – pastelboardNFS I found this little red pear in the supermarket many months ago and snapped a bunch of photos. It’s one of many pears that I’ve painted. What is it about this fruit that inspires so many painters to use it as a subject? For me I […]

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red pear

SOLD 6″ by 7″ daily pastel painting, unframed   My husband shops and cooks on weekends which gives me more focused time to paint. Yesterday he brought home 3 red pears.  I had to make a new still life box to stage the pear. I probably took about 50 photos and I was happy with […]

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milk pitcher and pear SOLD

7 1/2″ by 9″ daily pastel painting, unframed I almost made a cappuccino this morning but I decided to have a pear instead. But first I wanted to paint them together. The milk pitcher is what I use to froth the milk. This composition appealed to me the most of the ones I set up. […]

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