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Thursday, May 28, 2015

Red Peppers

I love the taste of a crisp cold red or orange pepper snack.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015


12x12 inch size oil painting today...puppy waiting know...this

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Puppy Blue Eyes

I was inspired to paint a blue eyed pup this morning....from a photo.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Red Cup and Fig

Today is my try again with a tea cup but ...The painted grape was changed to a Fig as and after thought...I do like it better.

Monday, May 18, 2015

Sits in shadow

I have yet another in my series of black cats​...what I have learned from doing so many is
all summed up with this one I did today ...a cat sitting in shadow.


When I was around five or six years old I became aware they was a tied up Spaniel in my back yard!...fell in was my Dad' s dog before I was first look at a dog ever!...I took care of him ...we were fast friends..this face I painted today is what I saw every day in my dog named

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Happy wet nose

I started off slow and careful with the values with this one.
i love learning new ways of manipulating the brush to catch what I want for the end results!
I am very please with this try.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Breakfast Sunshine

Another still life painting to gain some control over my values choices....working on

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Broken Plate

   my supplies came in...
Did this painting today

Monday, May 11, 2015

Shaggy Dog #2

Second try painting of shaggy capture a better likeness I think...still not sure yet which one I like  Better...I favor this one I believe....yep...this one.

Monday, May 4, 2015

Retriever with Red Bow Tie

I painted this one from someone's family photo posted on line.
This Golden Retriever was attending an outdoor wedding all dressed up...proud of his red bow
and outfit...loved it!

Sunday, May 3, 2015

A Golden's Nap

Loved painting this Golden Retriever in a nap with a full belly.
Had to do this in a larger size than 6x6 this is a 12x12 in painting.