Monday, June 18, 2018

One Plein air, one not

plein air from Peacham, VT

demo in class...see process below
Painted in Peacham, Vt the other day and then turned to see these cows so I took a photo and did the demo this morning.
stage one

stage two

stage three

Thursday, June 14, 2018

On a break

This 9 x 12 was started as a demo in my Monday oil class but finished in the studio.  I feel like these city scenes are getting too tight and am attempting to figure out how to change that

Sunday, June 10, 2018


An oil from my references in NYC.  12 x 16.  Has a few kinks to be worked out still

Monday, May 21, 2018

PSA Workshop

9th Avenue  9 x 12 pastel
 Just back from teaching a 3 day "plein air" workshop with the Pastel Society of America.  It's in quotes because the first two days weather prevented us from heading out. Fun anyway and great group!
Madison Park...the only plein air I got to do  9 x 12

Pedestrians  9 x 12

The Met  9 x 12 

Monday, May 14, 2018

Process: Utrecht

This is the final painting of A Street in Utrecht and I am showing the stages it went through to get to the details