Tag Archives: Spring
Our old Crabapple tree is blooming now after a pretty good freeze last night. There’s life in the old tree, yet. The first painting is an 11×14 oil on panel, the second is a 6×8 oil on panel.
Sophie’s House Painting on a cold, damp March day with magnolias and daffodils blooming early this year. A neighbor told my friend Jan and I that this is her friend’s house. This painting is a 9×12 oil on panel.
This is from an outing last week at Shaw Nature Reserve. The dogwoods have been beautiful this year. This is an 11×14 oil on panel.
Forsythia branches from our yard. Our forsythia bush is rangy and every year I swear I’m going to prune it properly so that we’ll have more blossoming branches. The flowers are so beautiful – maybe this will be the year. … Continue reading
Not much painting today, just a small plein air study of chives from my backyard garden. This is an oil on panel, approx. 6″ x 14″
Happy Easter everyone! I picked these daffodils the other night when there was a freeze warning and made this small study. It’s 8″ x 8″ oil on panel. The bright colors of Spring are a welcome sight after Winter’s subtle grays … Continue reading
This is an alla prima oil painting of a vase of lilacs from my brother’s yard in Wisconsin. We placed them on the windowsill to catch the natural light.