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Getting Bigger

The most recent work of 2016 has gotten much bigger and looser.  Stepping aside from the small plein air studies, I’ve come into the studio with a new focus of changing size…this has been very exciting and freeing for me, with the thoughts of bigger color fields and spatial relations.  The excitement of mark making [...]

Beach Closed

Recently with all the wind and rainfall in the area, the chances of painting outdoors is few and far between.  In the studio, I found this older painting and revised it a bit…still debating if I should add something else.  There’s always something quiet and very appealing about a stormy day and lack of people in [...]

Beachrose Shore

This was a painting done in my Tuesday night class down at Second Beach in Newport.  The late afternoon at “Surfer’s End” is always pleasurable  with the temperature cooling and the beachgoers packing up and a sense of unwind to the day.

Bayside Beach

This painting was done Sunday, June 2nd down at Rock Harbor in Orleans on Cape Cod.  It was a quick painting, feeling the sun on my back and morning coffee beside me, the morning was glorious.  A change of weather for the day was predicted from the heat of the days before, the break in [...]