Monday, January 19, 2015

2015 Berea Community Guide Cover Art

The 2015 Berea Community Guide takes a new approach to their
annual publication -highlighting "the Arts in Berea"
My Watercolor painting
"Coe Lake Boardwalk Shadows" is on the cover.


Sunday, December 28, 2014

New Abstract Paintings



Watercolor Painting "Solemn Spring"
Painting Size: 10.5" x 6.5"

Watercolor Painting "Iced Winter"
Painting Size: 10.5" x 6.5"

Watercolor Painting "Tangled Summer"
Painting Size: 10.5" x 6.5"

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Valley Art Center 43rd Annual Juried Exhibit




"Stan and Hope Emerling 
Watercolor Award" Winner

Thank you to the jury committee. 
I am honored to be a part of this wonderful exhibit
let alone receive this Watercolor Award!









Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Recent Paintings


Watercolor Painting "Joanne's Niece"
Image Size: 8" x 10"; SOLD



Watercolor Painting "Karen's Grandson"
Image Size: 8" x 10"; SOLD

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