• updated orange spiral

    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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • apple from the tree SOLD

    7″ by 7″ daily pastel paintingSOLD It’s still apple season here in New England. It’s been years since I’ve gone apple picking. The closest orchard was torn down many years…

  • 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…

  • clementine orange SOLD

    5″ x 7″ daily pastel painting I think it’s becoming the color orange month for me. Clementines are one of my favorite fruits. Fun to eat and fun to paint.…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • avocado half SOLD

      5″ by 7″ daily pastel painting, unframed SOLD My favorite fruit, especially in guacamole! I just finished making a batch. Here’s Alton Brown’s recipe from foodnetwork. It’s the absolute…

  • cantaloupe / 5 x 7

    cantaloupe

    5″ by 7″ daily pastel painting, unframed One of my favorite summer fruits. Wow, it’s been a while since I’ve posted a daily painting! Aside from working on commissioned pieces,…