Saturday, June 3, 2017

"Looking West"

"Looking West" 12x9 oil
This small piece is a color experiment that in the end turned out to be a pretty decent painting. I'm constantly feeling the need to explore, experiment and work toward becoming a better painter. I feel like I made some progress this week :)

Saturday, May 20, 2017

"Rainbow Run"

"Rainbow Run" 20x40 oil
This is my biggest trout painting! It might be time to get the fly rod out and go fishing for more inspiration. HA!

Friday, April 21, 2017

"Deadfall" Revisited

I've been kicking around the possibility of reworking some paintings I "finished" last year. As I heard Jim Coe say a few years ago, "A painting isn't really finished until it sells." True enough!
I felt this piece had a great foundation, but I missed the mark translating my vision into brush and paint. So... here's attempt #2.

"Deadfall" 11x14 oil

For comparison, here's version 1.0