Friday, December 13, 2013

Painted W PAAC and Lorenzo Chavez

McCabe Meadows Cherry Creek at Parker CO 9x12 oil
Painted with the PAAC today at McCabe Meadows with Lorenzo Chavez. Great spot, great conversation.

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Looking to warmer weather .... already

Reflections 14x11 oil
Just wanted some warm weather in this cool day, even though it was in the upper 40's

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Cool Creek Freeze 9x12 oil
Started a demo at Majestic gallery and finished it at home.
Blonde Flirt 11x8 oil
The Glance 12x9 oil

Just for fun and study.

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

 Third Trimester 14x11 oil $475
Painted at the ASLD
Laura 14x11 oil $475
Painted at Life Drawing at Terry Ludwig Studios

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Saturday, November 30, 2013

Sidney 9x12 oil 
Painted at Heathers house and had Sidney as the model. Fun fun Fun.

Monday, November 25, 2013

Smokey Eye Project

Aviation 12x9
Blue Eyes 14x11 oil
 Cold shoulder 10x8 oil
Waiting 14x11 oil

Smokey Eyes Project. Just for fun.

Monday, November 18, 2013

Big Brush Painting

Aspens At 60 MPH  oil
Lots of fun painting with 2 and 3 inch brushes. It kinda makes a mess of my little turp can but it is a lot of fun flinging paint. Gonna have to find a bigger space if I want to do larger stuff. It makes a mess all around the basement.

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Loveland Valley Aspens 12x16 oil 
Loveland Pass does not have aspens like this as I am still working on compositions with aspens and mountains.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013


 Arche De Aspens 6x8 oil
Aspen Fire 6x8 acrylic
Lemon Splash 8x6 acrylic

More Aspens

 Winter Defiance 6x8 oil
Twins 11x14 oil
Stand Above 8x6 oil
More Aspens to paint.
Composite images. I took aspen photos and put them in front of Mountain photos and came up with these compositions to paint. The painting Stand Above will need to be glazed because the lemon yellow is just too bright.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

View From Frisco 6x8 oil $160
Starting to get back to normal - what ever that is - lol

Monday, October 14, 2013

Moab Plein air 2013

 Center And Main 9x 12 oil
1st place Downtown Quick Draw
 Windy Castle Creek Winery - Windy Winery 9x12 oil
3rd place Castle Creek Winery Quick Draw
Carl Bork Paints Faux Falls 12x24 oil
Honorable Mention

Thank you to all the great people at Moab Art Center (MARC) to work really hard to make this event a great success. Laurie, Sandy and all the volunteers and especially the artists who ROCK the area every year ya'll are great.

Westcliffe Alla Prima

Grape Creek 12x24 oil  -  sold
1st Place NatureWalk Living Award
Thank you to 3rd Street Gallery and Curt Gillespi and Leslie Allen and new friends and artists.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Tia's Place - Rooney Ranch 11x14 oil
painted at the Dinosaur Ridge Park with Norbert and Mike and a few other painters working on the CO Plein Air Event. What a beautiful place. And got to meet Mr Rooney as I painted his ranch. How cool is that. He said that the pony's name is Tia.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Sunday, September 15, 2013

 On The Verge Of Orange 12x16 pastel
Teton View 12x16 pastel

painted for the PSCO members show.

Friday, September 13, 2013

 Twin Aspens 6x8 oil
On the Edge 6x8 oil

Warm ups for the rainy weather.

Monday, September 9, 2013

24x30 $800

Just fun in the studio from a photo taken up in Estes Park. 
Fun fun fun

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Potters Field 9x12 oil
The Stand Off 9x12 oil First Place Brush Rush VCTA
Aspen Hillside 9x12 oil
Catapillar Rain 12x16 oil Poster Award VCTA sold
 Kim 9x12 oil First Place Quick Draw - sold to Kim's mom :-)
Theresa Mind 11x14 oil sold
Family Pine 8x6 oil
Just Turning 9x12 oil

Had a great time in Victor - all the town was friendly and inviting. Have to go back next year to pick get the t-shirt that will have the catapillar rain painting on it. Coool :-)