Category Archives: travel

Back to the studio – work in progress

This painting has issues but I’ve got time. Uniquely for me, I’m working from memory (an absolutely gorgeous sunrise drive across the desert seared into my neurons) and a few very poor photos.    

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West River VT. motif No.s 1 and 2

Excellent grey day – none of those fast moving shadows streaking across the vista. These 2 paintings are 8 and 6 inches square and a return to my quick study “postcards from . . .” style. I also tried out … Continue reading

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I’ve said it before but I do like driving through the desert at dawn.

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To paraphrase the golfers, a bad day of painting beats a good day of everything else

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I’m back in the Southwest! Painting, making cookies, watching Jeopardy with my mom, and generally being a nuisance. It’s been cooler and more intermittently cloudy than I expected. Sante Fe was spectacularly snow covered. Tomorrow to Las Cruces to visit … Continue reading

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Practice with the Alamogordo Rocket Dolls

Thanks Dolls! See you again tonight!

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OMG Maple-glazed Sea Scallops

Vermont is everywhere delicious! Four Columns, wonderful as always. And a “works on paper” sort of weekend, quick portrait sketches with my available free models.

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Catching up with work

Great to be back to work at the studio – I added a finishing touch to complete my Longfellow tower and became ensnared by onion greens in a work in progress. As to my scenic wonder photo – I spent … Continue reading

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January 5 – heading North-West

More from the sketch book. Pencil and gouache. Traditional.

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