Posts Tagged: acrylic paintings

Waldo Canyon Wind

Waldo Canyon Wind is the painting that sat on my easel for about three days while I contemplated what I needed to do with the sky. I wanted some direction to the clouds, started to place a few and, voila,

Waldo Canyon Wind

Waldo Canyon Wind is the painting that sat on my easel for about three days while I contemplated what I needed to do with the sky. I wanted some direction to the clouds, started to place a few and, voila,

AFTER THE RAIN

It has been a busy two weeks! I started on a horizontal landscape that just didn’t want to cooperate, so I thought I would start another piece and take a break from the first. AFTER THE RAIN is the result.

AFTER THE RAIN

It has been a busy two weeks! I started on a horizontal landscape that just didn’t want to cooperate, so I thought I would start another piece and take a break from the first. AFTER THE RAIN is the result.

ABIQUIU LOWLANDS

Some things don’t go as planned, but take a turn…this time for the better. I began this painting, as I stated in my previous post, with Elephant Butte, NM in mind. It wasn’t quite developing that way, so I let

ABIQUIU LOWLANDS

Some things don’t go as planned, but take a turn…this time for the better. I began this painting, as I stated in my previous post, with Elephant Butte, NM in mind. It wasn’t quite developing that way, so I let

MESA AT THE GALISTEO RIVER

I delivered this piece to the Tapestry Gallery in Madrid, NM last week. It plays well with the others on display. I have been having a good time painting in this narrow horizontal format and it seems to be appeal

MESA AT THE GALISTEO RIVER

I delivered this piece to the Tapestry Gallery in Madrid, NM last week. It plays well with the others on display. I have been having a good time painting in this narrow horizontal format and it seems to be appeal

VACCINE…finished

This is the second piece in the sub-series of the Covid 19 paintings, one of three 36×36 pieces. The vertical stripe on this one helps to keep the virus out until it reaches the vaccine on the right side of

VACCINE…finished

This is the second piece in the sub-series of the Covid 19 paintings, one of three 36×36 pieces. The vertical stripe on this one helps to keep the virus out until it reaches the vaccine on the right side of

QUARANTINE….complete

QUARANTINE is painting number 4 in the Covid series. This piece is the first in a pre-planned sequence. Playtime is over and I am following a more structured plan for this series. I have three 36 inch square canvases that

QUARANTINE….complete

QUARANTINE is painting number 4 in the Covid series. This piece is the first in a pre-planned sequence. Playtime is over and I am following a more structured plan for this series. I have three 36 inch square canvases that

Finding my Way

First things first….I did not like the first painting in the Covid series…the one I posted last week. It was a good practice piece, but needs improvement, or maybe something else…. I have moved on to painting no. 2 and

Finding my Way

First things first….I did not like the first painting in the Covid series…the one I posted last week. It was a good practice piece, but needs improvement, or maybe something else…. I have moved on to painting no. 2 and

In a Quandary

I am in a quandary. As you know, I love to paint, but I also have found great pleasure in working with textiles again. And loving to paint also works into the fabric sculptures because I paint the fabric. Yes,

In a Quandary

I am in a quandary. As you know, I love to paint, but I also have found great pleasure in working with textiles again. And loving to paint also works into the fabric sculptures because I paint the fabric. Yes,

A Good Year

It has been a very good year and I am grateful. I thank each of you who took home one of my paintings as a reminder of your visit to New Mexico. Have a happy and healthy 2020! …..from the

A Good Year

It has been a very good year and I am grateful. I thank each of you who took home one of my paintings as a reminder of your visit to New Mexico. Have a happy and healthy 2020! …..from the

the NEW Tapestry Gallery is Open

The new Tapestry Gallery is open in Gypsy Plaza in Madrid, NM. My landscapes are beautifully displayed along side many other fine artists. Handwoven garments, felted hats and lovingly crafted fine art ceramics make for an elegant and inviting atmosphere.

the NEW Tapestry Gallery is Open

The new Tapestry Gallery is open in Gypsy Plaza in Madrid, NM. My landscapes are beautifully displayed along side many other fine artists. Handwoven garments, felted hats and lovingly crafted fine art ceramics make for an elegant and inviting atmosphere.

A Raven Break

I took a break from painting landscapes… six ravens will land in WOW! Gallery in Santa Fe tomorrow. Four will be in the Collector’s Gallery, affordable for the first time art buyer. The one above and the one below, complete

A Raven Break

I took a break from painting landscapes… six ravens will land in WOW! Gallery in Santa Fe tomorrow. Four will be in the Collector’s Gallery, affordable for the first time art buyer. The one above and the one below, complete

Galisteo Basin

I spent this week in my studio at home…painting, painting and more painting….the perfect week! …from the studio

Galisteo Basin

I spent this week in my studio at home…painting, painting and more painting….the perfect week! …from the studio

Small landscapes

A few small landscapes…4×12 inches….to compliment the larger ones. I am having so much fun!

Small landscapes

A few small landscapes…4×12 inches….to compliment the larger ones. I am having so much fun!

Three Ravens in one

I have been doing so many things in the studio.  I am working on a new line…one of a kind clothing…for a show in October.  In my “spare” time, I did a few paintings, some small feathered quilts and some

Three Ravens in one

I have been doing so many things in the studio.  I am working on a new line…one of a kind clothing…for a show in October.  In my “spare” time, I did a few paintings, some small feathered quilts and some

A Pair…Felted and Painted

I found these two pieces lived well together.  The top piece is a felted construction, painted, layered and quilted.  The bottom piece is a yellow/purple combo, with very loosely applied textural dots.  I was hoping the two would sell together,

A Pair…Felted and Painted

I found these two pieces lived well together.  The top piece is a felted construction, painted, layered and quilted.  The bottom piece is a yellow/purple combo, with very loosely applied textural dots.  I was hoping the two would sell together,

THE ESCAPE

Oh my, another raven.  I have become interested in this bird and I don’t know why.  I like the bird in silhouette by itself, but I also like what it does to focus a small painting.  I think this bird

THE ESCAPE

Oh my, another raven.  I have become interested in this bird and I don’t know why.  I like the bird in silhouette by itself, but I also like what it does to focus a small painting.  I think this bird

The Raven has Taken Flight

   This painting began as a blue/gold/b/w limited palette piece.  As I looked at what I thought was the finished painting, for some reason I felt it needed something…my first instinct being the Raven atop the fence post.  WHAT????  

The Raven has Taken Flight

   This painting began as a blue/gold/b/w limited palette piece.  As I looked at what I thought was the finished painting, for some reason I felt it needed something…my first instinct being the Raven atop the fence post.  WHAT????  

EXHUBERANCE

   This piece, EXHUBERANCE, a blue/orange and black and white piece in the Limited Vocabulary series, found a new home.  I am very lucky…from the studio

EXHUBERANCE

   This piece, EXHUBERANCE, a blue/orange and black and white piece in the Limited Vocabulary series, found a new home.  I am very lucky…from the studio

Aloft

ALOFT is a painting I did a while back to hang above my dining room table.  It’s large…6 X 4 feet… and helps to bring the color I wanted into the dining room from the living room.  It has been

Aloft

ALOFT is a painting I did a while back to hang above my dining room table.  It’s large…6 X 4 feet… and helps to bring the color I wanted into the dining room from the living room.  It has been

Painting on Canvas and …

This small painting was done using the same palette knife technique I have used in my more recent paintings.  I have been pleased with this technique, have gotten comfortable with it, so why can’t I try using the same method

Painting on Canvas and …

This small painting was done using the same palette knife technique I have used in my more recent paintings.  I have been pleased with this technique, have gotten comfortable with it, so why can’t I try using the same method