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Looking for shrubbery

January 13, 2016 - Painting greens. Every speck of colour mixing is a fun challenge but for me greens are a particularly so. So many textur...
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I'm in a plein air state of mind

April 27, 2015 - The days are getting longer and more inviting for painting en plein air. If there is one challenge I am giving myself th...
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Alla Prima Landscape - studio work

February 13, 2015 - Today's beautiful winter sunshiney, cloudy sky was not a whole lot different than the summer day where my photo referenc...
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Alla Prima Landscape

January 31, 2015 - What a wonderful day spent in the company of 10 other students and instructor, Doug Levitt, painting a landscape in oils...
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Waterton preview - work in progress

January 01, 2015 - My photo reference for this piece is one of hundreds of pictures I have taken with my camera, adding to the thousands of...
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Check please! (value check on Cameron Falls)

December 23, 2014 - I learned long ago about the principle of black and white images - if it's an effective image in grayscale, then it will...
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Rocks and Water - work in progress

December 22, 2014 - I have been exercising restraint by not delving into the foreground but now that rest of the painting has a greater bloc...
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Birdhouse "Under Construction"

December 14, 2014 - How I love to paint on birch! This piece is fitting to have wood as its surface - the little birdhouse in this reference...
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Ready for a signature?

December 05, 2014 - Well, this bull elk is one step closer to completion! I hope you can see the differences in how the depth has been creat...
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"Elkington" Update

November 02, 2014 - He's coming along - still some finishing to do but wanted to post the progress to show greater detail from the last phot...
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Big Horn Ram in progress

October 03, 2014 - This big guy was a new challenge as the only other form of wildlife I have painted seriously to date is my friendly litt...
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