Category Archives: maritime

Commission or no?

So what have I been doing lately? Doing a sort of commission painting. Is it really a commission if it’s because your girlfriend asked for it and it is to replace a LARGE painting hanging over the front door? I … Continue reading

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Day 25 of the 30 Day Challenge – In For The Night

Work has been taking a front seat these past couple of days and I just have not found the time or energy to pick up a brush when I really wanted to. But today I have very little work to … Continue reading

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Day 6 of the 30 Day Challenge – Breezy Cove

Decided to stick with the nautical theme for another day and do this little scene I call Breezy Cove. Looks like a wonderful way to spend an afternoon. Just the cool breeze, the sail filled with the wind and the … Continue reading

Posted in 6x6, boat, flowers, lake, landscape, marine, maritime, marsh, oil, painting, seascape, water | 3 Comments

Day 4 of the 30 Day Challenge – Reflections on Green

Leslie Saeta, the queen of palette knife boat paintings has vowed to NOT paint any boats during this challenge.  I guess she doesn’t want to scare anyone away with her perfection at the subject.  But, with her bowing out of … Continue reading

Posted in 8x10, lake, marine, maritime, oil, painting, reflections, river, seascape, water | 3 Comments

Something a little different

Today I hooked up an old webcam that I have and tried my hand at recording a painting session.  Things went along fairly smoothly, but I can see that if I want to do too many more of these I’ll … Continue reading

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Breezin’

Well, I was finally able to get it done.  I finally got something onto that 10×10 canvas that I actually like and have decided not to scrape off.  It just took letting it sit for a day or so and … Continue reading

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One of those weeks

I have been trying for the past week and a half or so to try to get another painting out and it just doesn’t seem to be working.  Not that I haven’t done some painting.  I’ve actually done two small … Continue reading

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Sittin’ in the mud

Had a couple hours of free time this afternoon and decided to see what kind of trouble I could get into with my palette knives.  So, I did a little surfing of a few photo websites and found some photos … Continue reading

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Marine study 07

It’s been a little while since my last painting.  Work has had me so jammed up I couldn’t find the time or the energy to pick up a brush.  I finally just went onto the website and put in a … Continue reading

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Not new work, but …

I have always heard and believed that a piece of art will always look better when framed.  So I decided to put it to the test.  I took a piece that I did at last months palette knife workshop and … Continue reading

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