Tuesday, March 30, 2010

#15 Orange Tree Leaves

8x12 oil on paper

Yesterday I found a website where artists challenge themselves to paint a painting in twenty minutes, so for today's painting I decided to try it. This is my 20 minute painting.

Monday, March 29, 2010

#14 Summer Park

5x7 oil on canvas


Sunday, March 28, 2010

Thursday, March 25, 2010

#12 Blue Bottle

8x8 oil on canvas panel


Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Monday, March 22, 2010

#9 Florida bay

6x12 oil on canvas panel

I painted this while camping this weekend. LOTS of mosquitos. Had to pick them off the painting when I got home.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

#7 Lemons

oil on canvas panel


Tuesday, March 16, 2010

#6 Vornado

oil in canvas panel


Monday, March 15, 2010

12x16 oil on paper

12x16 oil on paper
These aren't part of my painting a day project. They're copies of works by John Singer Sargent. I enjoy occasionally copying the works of the masters, past and present day. It's been one of the best self teaching tools I've ever found.

#5 More Bananas

5x7 oil on canvas panel

Tomorrow something different.

Sunday, March 14, 2010

#4 Bananas

5x7 oil on canvas panel
I really liked the soft steady light I had on this still life. Think I'll set up in the same place tomorrow.

Saturday, March 13, 2010

#3 Apples

5x7 oil on canvas panel

Sooner or later every daily painter paints apples.

Friday, March 12, 2010

2 Cloudy Beach

5x7 inch oil on canvas panel
The beach was completely deserted on this beautiful day. I'd like to try this again only with nicer weather and possibly a few figures.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

#1 Sugar Bowl

6x6 inch oil on canvas panel