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Monday, November 30, 2015

Now Showing in the Bowie City Hall Season's Show

Bob and I are thrilled to have five of our paintings selected to be part of the Bowie City Hall "Seasons Exhibition."  These paintings will hang from November 14, 2015 through February 2016
All five of ours are on the second floor.

Kay's Poppilicious Acrylic on Canvas 28x18"

Kay's Bodacious Birches Acrylic on Canvas 30x20"

Bob's Florida Keys Watercolor 18 x20"

Bob's Autumn by the Lake Watercolor 18 x 20"

Bob's New York Mountain Watercolor 18 x 20"

Three Paintings from Vera Dickerson Workshop November 12-14, 2015

This is an example of twinning and manipulating paint on yupo paper.

Old Rock Candy Mountain Acrylic on Yupo

This is an acrylic version of painting I did in oil. I has a magenta underpainting that peeks out here and there.

Springmaid Made My Creativity Flow

Thank you Carole Barnes for creating an atmosphere where my creativity could flow.  I feel like my creative style is coming forth.

Balancing Act - acrylic on paper framed to 22 x 36"

Beneath the Surface- acrylic on paper framed to 22 x 36"

Journey - acrylic on paper framed to 22 x 36"

Asian Scyulpture- acrylic on paper framed to 22 x 36"

The Approach of Dawn - acrylic on paper framed to 22 x 36"
Mary and Joseph- acrylic on paper framed to 22 x 36"

Three of my pieces in CHAL's HarSmall Works Show

This show has been extended to Dec. 19th.  There will be music and art all day December 12th, at Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, 545 7th Street, S.E.,
Masked Reveler Oil on Canvas 5x7"

Beached Boat Oil on Canvas Board framed to 5 x 7"

Masked Reveler I Oil on Canvas Board framed to 5 x 7"

New Art October 18, 2015

Fun week, October 12,-16, 2015,  at PVW workshop.  Instruction, Dale Latinen, took us from representational landscapes pure abstraction in five easy lessons.
Abstract Seascape 16 x 22" watermedia on paper

Rock Climbing 7 x 22" watermdia on paper

Out of Africa 7 x 22" watermedia on paper

Monday, September 7, 2015

Overwhelmed with Joy

Thank you Jill Poyerd for awarding my painting, Poppilicious, a second place award at the Springfield Art League Art in the Garden Show, August 30,2015

Thank you Abigail McBride for awarding my painting, Nonna's of Montefalco, a second place award in the Montgomery Art Association's Paint the Town 2015 Show at the Kensington Armory, September5, 2015.

Monday, August 17, 2015

For Elizabeth

Abstract Landscape Mixed Media on Paper framed to 20 x 25 inches
Numbers Game II Mixed Media on Canvas 14 x 14 inches
Frozen in Time Mixed Media on Illustration Board Framed to 19 x 19 inches

Applique Mixed Media on Paper framed to 18 x 24 inches
Going Green Acrylic on Paper framed to 33 x 13 inches

Breaking Ground Acrylic on Canvas 23 x 32 inches.
Chaos I Acrylic on Paper 33 x 13 inches
Chaos II Acrylic on Paper 33 x 13 inches

Sunday, August 16, 2015

The Owens' by Mystic Moon-light

It is not ofter that I get to see one of my paintings hanging in a patron's home.  With Mystic Moon IV, not only did I get to see, we helped with the initial hanging and there was a lavish cocktail party to celebrate.  Thank you Linda and Bill for giving Mystic Moon IV a loving home, for the wonderful welcome home party and for being great friends and traveling companions extraordinaire.
Bill by Mystic Moon IV

Bill & Linda by Mystic Moon IV

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Philadelphia Sketch Club

Thank you  to Al Gury, Su Horty, and Charles Kalick for including my paintings Above the Fray and Bread, Apple and Wine in the Philadelphia Sketch Club's 2015 Absolutely Abstract show.  The opening reception will be August 30th at 235 South Carmac Street, Philadelphia, PA.
Above the Fray, mixed water media on paper framed to 36 x27 inches

Bread, Apple and Wine acrylic on paper framed to 35 x 27 inches

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Del Ray Artisans

Happy to learn that Birds of a Feather and Sydney Rocks were selected to be in the Au Naturel show at the Del Ray Artisans Gallery, 2704 Mt Vernon Avenue,  Alexandria, VA 22301.  Opening Reception will be Friday, August 7, 2014 from 7 - 9 PM.  Hope to see you there.
Birds of a Feather Watercolor on Paper framed to 20 x28 inches

Sydney Rocks Acrylic on Canvas framed to 14 x 14 inches.

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Paintings from Alsace

I finally got around to photographing and posting these photos from our trip to Alsace in June. We painted in several villages with our teacher and friend, Janice Russell Beck and her husband, Jerry Mitchell. 
Flower Laden Fountain: Hunawhir

Masked Venetian Reveler: Riquewhir

House: Riquewhir

Blue Bicycle: Bergheim - currently in Bin Gallery at the Art League of Alexandria

Birds of a Feather: Ribeauviller, currently on display at Brookside Gardens-PVW Show
Ancient Passage: Equisheim
Stork Nest on Church: Eguisheim

Monday, June 1, 2015

Two paintings I did over the past couple of weeks.

Coffee Break is a 12 x 12 " collage mounted on a wooden box. It will be hanging out in the Art League Bin Gallery during the month of June.

Bejeweled II is a bigger (24" x 24") version of Bejeweled.  It is acrylic on canvas using lots of texturizing mediums, and paint chips.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Reproduction Options

I have posted some of my paintings on Fine Art America.  Reproductions of these paintings can be purchased in many different forms, including pillows and smart phone cases.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Uptown Saturday Night Goes to College

Thank you to
Yumi Hogan, adjunct professor at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA)m Baltimore,MD, for selecting Uptown Saturday Night, to be part of the Maryland Federation of Art's "Maryland Art at College Park" 
exhibition.  It will be on exhibit in the Art Sociology Building Art Gallery,room 1202, University of Maryland, College Park from June19th through August 1st.  The opening reception will be June 26th.