Tag Archives: fish
Another Koi painting. I’m enjoying depicting the many colors and patterns of these beautiful fish. This painting is a 12×16 oil on panel.
Since it’s too hot for me to paint outside right now, I’m working indoors exploring compositions with swimming koi fish. I was inspired by a recent visit to the Japanese garden at Mobot.org here in STL. This painting is a … Continue reading
Playing with my pencils again…graphite on Strathmore paper. 12×18
My nephew Paul sent me a picture of this beautiful trout last Fall. He caught it in Wisconsin, where he lives. Paul loves the outdoors and he knows I love to paint fish! He also sent me a pic of … Continue reading
This painting is oil on panel and measures 11×14. It is an experiment in painting from a photo reference.
Painted these lovely little fish today- smoked sardines on a rectangular platter. My obsession is with fish right now. I can’t really explain why other than to say that I am attracted to their shine and beautiful color. The painting … Continue reading
MOPAPA members are having Saturday gallery paint-outs now through January at 1900 Park Creative Space in Lafayette Square. Visitors are welcome – hope you can come by and see the exhibit ‘Plein Air de St. Louis’ before it comes down! … Continue reading