• 13 Rocks cairn painting

      “13 Rocks” acrylic painting on wood board 10″ x 10″ $150 at Daily Paintworks The rocks are gradually becoming more of a passion to paint.  I ran out of my usual surfaces to paint on so I used a wood board which I bought at an art supply store and primed it with Gesso. The grain of the wood…

  • Rock Sculpture painting SOLD

    6″ x 6″ acrylic painting on stretched canvas SOLD I’m happy to have many photos of my own and free stock images of rock sculptures, or cairns. I’ve recently read that conservationists are recommending that people stop building them for various reasons. So I’ll continue to build them in my backyard and paint them. I actually haven’t built any outside…

  • 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 a still life painter so…

  • Pink Rose painting

    6″ x 6″ acrylic painting on Gessobord $65 BUY NOW at DailyPaintworks It seems that’s I’m working towards a theme with single flowers. I’ve been here before . .painting something similar more than once and thinking that I’ll continue within the theme. But then I find something else of interest to paint. I’m going to see how long I can continue…

  • Single Zinnia Still Life

          6″ x 6″ acrylic painting on Gessobord $65 BUY NOW at DailyPaintworks It’s icy and snowy today so I decided to paint a Zinnia to remind that spring is coming! I wanted to paint differently than I normally do. It’s sometimes refreshing to try something new.  I love the way the background turned out. I’ve been away…

  • Boxer acrylic painting

       I’m finally painting again! This is a commissioned acrylic painting of Cassius. He’s my first boxer. I had some challenges along the way. The photo we decided to use was of Cassius covered in snow so I had to do some Photoshop magic to remove it so that I would have a good reference photo. His back was also…

  • Green Pepper warm-up painting

    3.75″ x 5.50″ pastel painting SOLD Now that the holidays are drawing to a close my regular schedule is returning. I’m happy to uncover my pastels once again! This pastel painting of a green pepper is a warm-up for near future still life paintings. I’ll be working on commissions till the end of January and will be available for requests…

  • Etsy art sale

    2018 Holiday Sale

    2018 Studio Sale at Etsy Looking for an original gift this year? I’m having a 20% off sale of my Etsy listings. The images are thumbnails of the paintings and are 16 of the 41 items that are on sale. Please visit my Etsy page to view the images in full. Have a wonderful Holiday Season and stay tuned for…

  • Amazon give-away

    I’m having a give-away at Amazon. 3 winners will be randomly chosen to receive the Still Lifes grayscale coloring book. Congratulations to the first winner –  Kira V.  You can click here to enter for a chance to win. The contest will be running until November 4th. If you are a winner I’d really appreciate a review on Amazon. The number…

  • Illustrations and a Coloring Book

    6 months – I think this is the longest time I’ve gone between posts! Besides summer taking over my time, no complaints, I’ve been sidetracked by a couple of things. In the spring I was hired to illustrate ice cream cones for the labels of Beckon Ice Cream, formally known as Minus the Moo.  It was the first time I…

  • Murder of Crows acrylic painting

    “Murder of Crows” 20″ x 20″ acrylic painting This painting was created for The Attleboro Arts Museum upcoming show entitled “Three”. It’s a juried show which I’m hoping to be a part of. If I’m accepted into the show the painting will be on hold until July 13th. It is available to purchase now. Please email me for purchasing information.…

  • My Morning Coffee still life painting

    6″ x 6″ pastel painting, unframed BUY at Etsy The first thought in the morning after making my coffee is usually “What should I paint today?”. Today it was right in front of me so I placed the coffee in my shadow box so I could get a nice light effect.  This mug is my daily use mug which was…