Tag Archives: apple

yellow apples in a red bowl painting

“Yellow Apples” 6″ x 6″ unframed pastel painting $100 plus $8 shipping and handling in the US. Please email me for International shipping rates or other inquiries.    These yellow apples which I used for the composition are fake apples that were purchased for my class. They really come in handy when it’s frigid cold […]

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red bowl and apples SOLD

[singlepic id=1843 w=450 float=none] “Red Bowl and Apples pastel painting” 10″ x 8″, unframed pastel painting SOLD A composition which my students and I are working on. I think they’ve done a great job so far tackling this. There are so many nuances of color to consider in the shadows. Maintaining the roundness of the […]

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Apple Study pastel painting

Apple Study pastel painting 5 x 7, unframed To Purchase: $80 including shipping and handing in the US. Please email me for international rates.   My classes have been going on for two weeks. The first week the students were introduced to pastel, pastel papers and the various techniques and application. Tonight we worked on a value study […]

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The Story Behind the Painting

The story behind the painting “The Sacrifice” If I have one controversial painting this is it! It was never my intention to imply anything remotely religious when I decided on the composition for “The Sacrifice”. Nor was I trying to make a statement. I was just hoping to discover a strong composition. I must admit that once […]

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abstract apple a day SOLD

8″ x 8″ acrylic painting, unframed “Abstract Apple a Day” SOLD painted on a cradled birch panel/1″ deep painted sides I thought it would be a fun project to follow my detailed pastel paintings with an abstract acrylic version. I’ve always loved abstract painting. Contrary to some opinions (which we’ve all heard) it’s more difficult than […]

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Stanglware and an apple

8″ x 9″ pastel painting, framed This apple insists on remaining in the studio and becoming my everyday model. I must admit that I love the poses it takes on with the varying light throughout the day. The teacup is a piece of Stanglware which is part of my collection. $150 with shipping included in […]

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apple study

[singlepic id=592 float=center] 3 3/4″ x 7″, unframed pastel painting I painted this for this month’s Shoot and Paint art challenge. We thought we’d start the new year off with a traditional still life exercise. If you enjoy my food art here’s a new article previewing my work which is featured in the new Pastel Journal Magazine. […]

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