Saturday, September 14, 2013

Detail of a work in progress: "Cabbage & Sweet Peppers"
Oil 24x16
Getting ready for my solo show at Longview Farm House, Town & Country, MO opening Nov. 8, 6-8PM

"Sun Flowers Fading" Oil 9x12 a plein air painting

"Sun Flowers Fading" a plein air drawing pencil on paper

"Down Main From the Corner of Virginia St to the River" Louisiana, MO Plein Air Event Sept. 21, 2013, oil 12x16 available contact artist

Rough in.  Establishing light and dark values and composition

Cleaning up drawing and shapes.  Adding mid-ranges.

Adding highlights to help define shapes & adding final details.

Blocking in shapes and colors

Adding mid-ranges and more drawing

Adding mid-ranges and more drawing


  1. Inspiring! The sunflowers are especially lovely wit their juicy colors.

  2. Thanks for sharing your process. This is what I am trying to do too. Found you at Raymar Competition. Like how you present 'old' material in a fresh way.