Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Cat Portrait

A rainy day kept me indoors for today's painting.
Cat Portrait 
5" x 7"
Casein on paper

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Alleyway

 This was painted from a study I did last summer in oil. I've been having some issues with solvents , so I'm exploring different mediums for painting .This was painted with Gouache paint a water based opaque paint that can be thinned with water to a transparent color.This is the alley behind our home. 
Alleyway 
5" x7"
Gouache on paper

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Back of the barn,after the rain

I caught a glimpse of the scene while driving through Northbranch Minnesota, between rain showers.
Back the barn , after the rain
5"x 7"
 Gouache on paper


Friday, April 07, 2017

Lakeside, Lake of the Isles

 A beautiful spring morning here in Minnesota.The mild spring temperatures made it easy to get out and paint. I stayed fairly close to home. Painting at Lake of the Isles.
Lakeside
8"x10"
Oil on panel