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"When I start drawing an ordinary thing , I realize how extraordinary it is , sheer miracle." Frederick Frank

Sunday, October 31, 2010

Colors of Peaceful Sounds

One of the joys of life drawing on Thurs. at Redux is painting from the drawings in the afternoon. 11x14 avaiable on the Charleston Artist Collective Gallery.sold

Saturday, October 30, 2010

The Symphony of Roots.

This is an 11x14 oil . Painted at Redux and given to Redux for their annual art auction on Nov. 13...sold

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Shapes of Stella Maris

An 11x14 oil . Stella Maris is one of the Sullivan Plein Air favorite places to paint. Always beautiful.

200.00 gift.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean.

The Charleston Artist Collective Premier show was a huge success. The night was beautiful and full of art lovers. I was thrilled to sell this painting it was inspired by a photo I took from a rural school in Africa , they were singing My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean. sold

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Shrimping on Shem Creek

This is a small study ( 5x7) of the local Shrimp Boats that we see daily in our waters of Charleston SC



Sunday, October 17, 2010

Red and Guitar.

This is one of my paintings for the upcoming Charleston Artist Collective premier show this Thurs. Oct. 21. on sale at the show.sold

In Conversation.

This is a quick study from the Hat Ladies project. I am finding a gesture around 15 minutes is helpful before the actual painting. nfs.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Gesture of Time

On Thurs. while at Redux we work on capturing the figure with gesture poses. Usually lasting 1 to 3 minutes. The idea is to feel emotion and movement. challenging Yes

6x8 oil

Sunday, October 10, 2010

The Shack at the Boat Yard.

One of those days when this shack was more interesting to me than the beautiful water and marsh scene. Lots of action at this spot, police