Monthly Archives: January 2016

Plein Air through the window?

Well, I wimped out today and did a “half ” plein air piece.  Tom and I recently discovered that his old 70s hiking boots are actually considered vintage finds on ebay and etsy – hmmm.  I’ve been meaning to paint … Continue reading

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Chinese Cup

This is another beautiful find from the Asian market. It’s a small porcelain tea cup – made in China. My painting is an 8×10 oil on panel.

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Still Life with Anchovies and Chives

Tom is learning to make sushi, so he and I visited some Asian markets on Olive street in St. Louis yesterday. I found these beautiful flowering chives and some dried anchovies there. Some of the products they carry are fascinating … Continue reading

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