June 29, 2007

Theme: 'Wild' flowers

Pastel & pencil, 6" x 9"
$250. [matted & framed]

Let' em loose and they'll take over the gardens.
I love the charming blue bells, and the happy, cheery daisies, but let me strangle the white capped Bishop's Weed that chokes everything in sight.

June 27, 2007

Sea Shell by the Seashore

Pastel, 5" x 7"
$195. [matted & framed]

Sounds of the sea.
Waves of blues.
A white seashell,
suns on the sand.

Summer is definitely here.

SOLD [Massachusetts]

June 26, 2007

Travel Memories: Capri

Pastel, 5" x 7"
$175. [matted & framed]

The Isle of Capri.
Pale skies, blue sea.
Lemons and Limoncello.
Sun, and warm, perfumed air.
Just like today.

June 25, 2007

Ballet: Swan Lake

The swans are out.
Pastel, 9.75" x 8.5" 
[Fine art GicleƩ prints and cards available- email for pricing].

Original SOLD [Maryland]


June 24, 2007

Life is...

Pastel, 4.5" x 4.5,"small
SOLD [North Carolina]

Life is...
just a bowl of cherries?
is it one cherry in a bowl?

June 20, 2007

Red Hot Strawberries

Watercolor, 4.5" x 6.5"

June strawberries.
Get them while they're hot.
Red and ready to eat.

SOLD [Massachusetts]

June 19, 2007

A Fishy Day

Watercolor 9" x 12" NFS

A Father's Day.

The tradition lives on.

Dad taught his girls to fish;

GrandPoppi teaches his girls' girls to fish.
The lake shimmers, his eyes twinkle, they sparkle.

June 15, 2007

Friday: Free as a Bird

Pastel, 5" x 7.5"


Leave it all behind–

the work, the stress, the politics.

Fly away, fly away, free as a bird...

June 14, 2007

2,000 Paintings in 30 Days-the daily painting challenge

I have been unable to do my daily paintings for the last month, except for a few, for a number of reasons-- but I will be back to the "painting board" this week. Look for my paintings!
[Painting shown: "Rain on my Parade" is NFS]

Online art gallery members to produce 2,000 original paintings in 30 days, from June 15 to July 15!

The artists of the Daily Painters Gallery have been busy. Since September 2006, they've posted over 10,000 original paintings to their online gallery at DailyPainters.com. From June 15 to July 15, 2007, they will be attempting a new group record: 2,000 paintings in 30 days.

DailyPainters.com was founded in 2006 by artist Micah Condon and has since grown to include over 120 artists. DailyPainters.com artists have been featured in The New York Times, USA Weekend Magazine, The Boston Globe, Art Business News, Domino Magazine, The Washington Express, Wired Magazine, and more.

June 7, 2007

Tribute: to Georgia O'Keefe

4.5" x6.5"

With flowers bursting and overflowing my gardens- it is overwhelming. I need to focus for a moment on one- like Georgia O'Keefe.

June 1, 2007

Welcome, June

9" x 12"

The May greens bow to new June rosebuds.