Saturday, December 30, 2017

"Susquehanna Sonata" Show

Two of my paintings, "Susquehanna from York Haven" (top left) and "City Island Summer Boats"(bottom left) are part of an invitational show, "Susquehanna Sonata", at Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts in conjunction with the Harrisburg Art Association, December 2017-February 2018.

Friday, December 29, 2017

An Autumn Plein Air Sampling

"Autumn Joy"
10x20" oil on masonite
See at Gallery@Second, Second Street, Harrisburg PA

"Yellow Trees on Yellow Breeches Creek"
9x12", oil on canvas

The feel of Fall weather and abundant warm color make for fun and inspirational plein air painting.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Summertime Review

 "Studying Chincoteague"
9x12", oil on canvas

 "Speaking of Sunflowers"
9x12", oil on canvas

"Bright Boats (at Pinchot)
16x20", oil on canvas

These plein air paintings highlight the glories of summer. So glad that a bit of summer can continue, as the first and third pieces have found a good home.

Susquehanna Spring Plein Air Set

 "Spring Cityscape, Harrisburg"
9x12", oil on canvas

"First Fish"
9x12", oil on canvas

These paintings were done on the same warm Spring day. Blooms were coming through and the Susquehanna waters reflected that. Both paintings can be found at Gallery@Second, downtown Harrisburg, PA.

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Beauty of Western Ireland

"Cool Morning at Cliffs of Mohr"
10x20", oil on masonite board 

"Orange Skies Over Cliffs"
12x16", oil on canvas

There is so much beauty in the landscape of western Ireland. Glad a couple of Americans were enthusiastic about these views!

Friday, April 7, 2017

"Quaint & Quiet"

"Quaint & Quiet"
8x10", oil

This plein air painting of a little town on the Susquehanna, reminds me that Spring is on it's way.