Author Archives: dwagnerart
This is my other painting from the ‘Paint Webster’ event. It’s a 9×12 oil on panel.
This is a studio painting of the stone bridge at the Chinese garden in the Missouri Botanical Garden. I’ve painted this garden en plein air in the past and have reference photos from that and other outings. I wanted to try this … Continue reading
Correction :I was honored last night when my other painting ‘Azalea House’ won the Mayor’s Choice award and the ‘Old Webster’ award at ‘Paint Webster’ in Webster Groves, Missouri. This painting is sold thanks Sara!
I bought this orchid for $2.99 at the grocery store. It was in its dormant stage and had one flower which dropped off shortly after I got it home…sad. Now it has surpassed my wildest expectations and is full of … Continue reading
Here is a another painting from the Augusta Plein Air Event. About 15 artists took a workshop with artist Patrick Saunders on April 21st. We were graciously hosted by the owners of Sadler Farm and Vineyards. I chose to work on this … Continue reading
This is one of my paintings from the ongoing Augusta Plein Air Event. It’s an interior scene from the Harmonie-Verein Legion Hall in Augusta, Missouri – 11×14 oil on panel (without frame). Augusta is a charming B&B and farming community in beautiful … Continue reading
Finished drawing of two male Greater Prairie Chickens fighting for dominance. The drawing is based on a reference photo taken by me on March 31st this year at Dunn Ranch. This drawing is graphite and pencil on Canson drawing paper.
This a drawing I made from my photo references taken during a trip to the Platte River in Nebraska this March. Tom and I went there to see the Sandhill Crane migration – an annual Spring event. We’ve wanted to … Continue reading
Painted today with MOPAPA in Tower Grove Park in St.Louis. The daffodils are blooming but Ol’ Man Winter was still in the air. It was a chilly 40 degrees to start. This painting is a 9×12 oil on Pintura panel.