Golden brown feathers glowing in warm sunlight made for a fun little study.
One of the most beautiful patterns of china. I love the shades of blue as it compliments so many objects that I enjoy using in still life settings.
This was a study to see how bright I could get the flesh of the melon and retain the juicy texture. A dark brown background helped add to the freshness.
I was drawn to the rich colors of the pear against the dark background. The glass was amazingly easy to paint so I decided to include glass in several more paintings just for the fun…
– 14×11 oil on canvas – Buster is a sweet furry friend that lives across the street. He keeps an eye out his window watching for the moment that I might appear with a tasty…
– 11×14 oil on canvas – Pairing these lovely pale peach carnations with the first blooms of my snapdragons made a combination that called for a painting.