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How to Paint Skies

Apply a generous amount of the sky’s base color with a large bristle brush.

Quickly apply the shadow of the clouds into the wet base colour. 113 more words

Wildlife Art

Got Juried In at Kalamazoo Nature Center!

I’m excited; I just found out today that I got juried in to exhibit at the Kalamazoo Nature Center, which shows some wonderful art by local artists. 72 more words

Oil Painting


Elephants, soft pastels on ?????

I saw this textured paper at the art store, it had no name on it but was available in white or black for about $4 for a large sheet. 101 more words

Birds of Michigan: Great Blue Heron

I love the unique look, plumage and colors of the Great Blue Heron, one of the more elegant birds that can be seen along the waterways in Michigan. 41 more words

Oil Painting

Cuckoo (A3 watercolour)

Irresistible thugs ! We’ll soon be hearing them, although their numbers have dramatically declined.

This original painting is reserved for exhibition, but signed prints are available by order (as for most work) – £25 A4 / £40 A3 +p&p, mounted, bagged, unframed.

All commissions welcome.


Birds of Michigan: Mallard Ducks

I’m back to painting my first love, birds. Here is a pair of mallards. I loved working on the detail for the female. The background has some glare; I’ll upload the scan of this painting once I get a chance to. 80 more words

Oil Painting

2011 Federal Duck Stamp-Drake Wood Duck- Called, " On A Log "

Each year someone very special is selected to win the Federal Duck Stamp, and while I enjoy this work, my painting has not been selected. You might ask, why do you want to paint the Duck Stamp? 336 more words

Love And Honor