Sunday, January 20, 2019

Close Only Counts in Reality

Click to bid,  11 by 14 inches, Acrylic on acid free illustration board
I let my imagination run when developing the plan for this painting. Yes that is a gummy worm on the hook!

Friday, January 11, 2019

Building America

Click to Bid,   16 by 20 inches, Acrylic on acid free illustration board
The Union Pacific rail line was just a few hundred yards from my childhood home as I was growing up.  The loud noise of the trains braking and blowing their whistles eventually became background sounds that suggested a certain calm.  This everyday scene of a railroad crossing suggests a subliminal message.

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Sunset View from Owl Creek

Click to Bid, 15 by 20 inches, Acrylic on acid free illustration board
This painting is based on a scene from our estate.  A few years ago I made a two mile hiking trail for walking my dogs that meanders through this wooded area.  The nearby stream is known as Owl Creek.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Running Dogs Top in Shadows

Click to Bid, 8 by 10 inches, Acrylic on acid free illustration board
This is a painting of a small vintage top.  I've painted the top previously. This is the first time I've done it with a reflection in shadows.

Monday, December 3, 2018

September Morning Hayfield

Click to Bid, 11 by 14 inches, Acrylic on acid free illustration board
This is a scene near my home in rural Missouri.  Morning fog is slow to lift in the autumn and this painting reflects that.

Saturday, November 24, 2018

My First Pumpkin Pie

Click to Bid,  8 by 10 inches, Acrylic on acid free illustration board
This painting depicts a bit of retro humor.  It's my latest in the "3D meets 2D series."

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Hit Me With Your Best Shot

Click to Bid, 8 by 10 inches, acrylic on acid free illustration board
The recent early winter snows have me thinking comic books and snowy weather.
Painting the back shadow behind the 3D figure was the most challenging in this new edition to my "3D meets 2D series".