Sunday, November 2, 2014

Valley Art Center 43rd Annual Juried Exhibit

I was unable to attend the Opening Reception but was recently notified 
that I received the "Stan and Hope Emerling Watercolor Award". 
I am very honored!

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Recent Shows and Exhibits

September 14, 2014
Coe Lake, Berea Ohio




August 2, 2014
Detroit Avenue between Elmwood and Marlowe


July 23 - August 12, 2014
Beachwood Community Center



Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Pet Portraits




Watercolor Painting "Donna's Horse"
14" x 11"; Matted to 16" x 20"
Original Painting SOLD


Watercolor Painting "Donna's Dog"
8" x 10"; Matted to 
11" x 14""
Original Painting SOLD



Watercolor Painting "Mona Bones"
11" x 14"; Matted to 16" x 20"
Original Painting SOLD


Watercolor Painting: "King Charles Cavalier Spaniel"

10" x 8"; Matted to 14" x 11"
Original Painting SOLD


Watercolor Painting: "Corgi"
5" x 7"; Matted to 8" x 10"

Original Painting SOLD


Watercolor Painting: "Bojangles Lounges"
8" x 10"; Matted to 11" x 14"
Original Painting SOLD



Watercolor Painting: "Shirley's 2 Dogs"


10" x 8"; Matted to 14" x 11"
Original Painting SOLD



Watercolor Painting: "Pookey Cat"

5" x 7"; Matted to 8" x 10"

Original Painting SOLD; Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request


Watercolor Painting: "Roxy Dog"
4" x 6"; Matted to 8" x 10"
Original Painting SOLD; Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request


Watercolor Painting: "Roxy Dog"
10" x 10"; Matted to 16" x 16"
Original Painting NFS; Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request

Watercolor Painting: "Sky Dog"
10" x 10"; Matted to 16" x 16"
Original Painting NFS; Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request



Thursday, July 10, 2014

New Paintings


Watercolor Paintings
"Lilly Pond Left" & "Lily Pond Right"
Each Image Size: 7" x 17"

Watercolor Paintings
"Great Blue Heron 1" & "Great Blue Heron 2"
Each Image Size: 7" x 18"


Watercolor Painting
"Harding Covered Bridge - Olmsted Falls"
Image Size: 14" x 11


Watercolor Painting "Caroline"
Image Size: 8" x 10"; SOLD

Watercolor Painting "Tori"
Image Size: 8" x 10"; SOLD


Models pose with their portraits...



Watercolor Painting "Banshee Sailboat"
Image Size: 8" x 10"; SOLD



Watercolor Painting "Lion Fish"
Image Size: 14.5" x 14.5"

Watercolor Painting "Three Jellyfish"
Image Size: 14.5" x 14.5"

Photos showing the progression of the piece. 
Step 1: The Background - sea salt helped create interesting variations of moving water
Step 2: Middle Stage - added the translucent jellyfish shapes
Step 3: Final Painting - more contrast and added curvy linear tentacles with
white spatters on top of darks for more bubble-like dimension and interest

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Display at The Sweet Spot in Lakewood


A Special Thank You to 

The SWEET SPOT
for asking me to display my watercolors at their Gelato Shop.
Fantastic homemade gelato with local ingredients.


Framed Prints Available for purchase.

Visit them at
17806 Detroit Road, Lakewood OH
(Across the street from The Beck Center for the Arts)
Thank you Celeste and Jack!

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Recent Watercolors: People, Places, Things


Watercolor Painting: "Garden Gate"
11" x 14"; Matted to 16" x 20"
Original Painting SOLD
Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request





Watercolor Painting: "Covered Bridge, Olmsted Falls"
Original Painting Size: 34" x 25"; SOLD





Watercolor Painting: "Divi Divi Trees Aruba"
11" x 14"; Matted to 16" x 20"
Original Painting SOLD





Watercolor Painting: "Susan's Heron"
11" x 14"; Matted to 16" x 20"
Original Painting SOLD
Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request





Watercolor Painting: "Lake Erie Office View"
11" x 14"; Matted to 16" x 20"
Original Painting SOLD
Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request




Watercolor Painting: "Abstract Irises"

11" x 14"; Matted to 16" x 20"
Original Painting SOLD
Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request





Watercolor Painting: "Man Playing Clarinet"
14" x 11"; Matted to 20" x 16"

Original Painting SOLD
Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request

 

Watercolor Painting: "Native American"
11" x 14"; Matted to 16" x 20"


Watercolor Painting: "Curly Locks"
11" x 14"; Matted to 16" x 20"


Watercolor Painting: "Little Girl"
10" x 7.5"; Matted to 14" x 11"


Watercolor Painting: "Lighthouse"
14" x 11"; Matted to 20" x 16"

Original Painting SOLD
Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request


Watercolor Painting: "Golden Gate Bridge"
14" x 11"; Matted to 20" x 16"


Watercolor Painting: "Purple Wildflowers"
10" x 7.5"; Matted to 14" x 11"

Original Painting SOLD
Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request








Watercolor Painting: "Bleeding Hearts"
10" x 7.5"; Matted to 14" x 11"
Original Painting SOLD
Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request






Watercolor Painting: "Anne & Tim's Sunflowers"
11" x 14"; Matted to 16" x 20"
Reproduction Prints Available Upon Request





Watercolor Painting: "Mapleside Pond"
14" x 11"; Matted to 20" x 16"




Watercolor Painting: "Flag 1"
Approximately 7" x 5"; Matted to 10" x 8"




Watercolor Painting: "Flag 2"
Approximately 7" x 5"; Matted to 10" x 8"