Category Archives: sunset

Marine study 05

Here is an interesting attempt at one thing that transformed into another.  This started off as a sailboat, but I could see that it wasn’t going the way I wanted it to, so I scraped a portion of it and … Continue reading

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Ready and Waiting

Ready and Waiting With the water smooth as glassShe lies ready and waitingFor a quiet afternoonFloating along a lazy currentOr to help with the dinner catch I woke up this morning, knowing that I needed to try again on that … Continue reading

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Marine study 04

Pulled out the acrylics again today.  I used a higher grade acrylic paint on this one and I like the paints more than the academic grade I’ve used in the past.  Everything seem to go on a little easier this … Continue reading

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Marine study 02

I’m not sure I would call this one a study or not.  This is my first attempt at a palette knife painting since returning from Pasadena this weekend and there is a lot to like about it.  I like the … Continue reading

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Palette knife workshop – Painting #1 – Marine study

Here is my final post of paintings done at the weekend palette knife workshop I attended this last weekend in Pasadena. This was the second painting we did on Friday afternoon and I have to say, it is my favorite … Continue reading

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Palette knife workshop – Painting #4 – Marine study

Just got back from Pasadena last night, after attending my first ever, traveling workshop.  We had a great little group of seven students and Leslie Saeta for her palette knife class. We were able to finish four paintings over the … Continue reading

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Marine study 01

Did this one this evening when I had a few minutes to play around.  Decided to put the acrylics away for a while, but still wanted to try something new.  This is an attempt at a palette knife painting and … Continue reading

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Sunset Bay

Sailing into the bay, the little sailboat and crew were just looking for a quiet place to set moorings for the night. And they found it.   This is a workshop painting done this last weekend.  Oil on canvas, 18×24 inches.  … Continue reading

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