Tag Archives: japanese
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
Back in the saddle after celebrating Christmas – hope everyone found a little joy this holiday. This is an 8×10 oil on panel.
This is a 12×16 oil on panel. This was painted very quickly today – all prima. I was thinking about warms and cools while composing this piece. The background is entirely made up. The carnation was a gift to me … Continue reading
A still life painting, oil on panel 8″ x 16″. Rose of Sharon, Zinnia and lovely Japanese vase.
A studio painting of Japanese Arrowhead. This is a 20″ x 20″ oil on canvas. I visited the MO Botanical Garden this month and saw this beautiful water plant. Its reflection in the pond was as attractive as the plant itself.