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A selection of smaller sketches, studies, watercolors and miniature oil paintings
are available from the studio.
You may find the perfect gift for an art lover or yourself!
Note: Each piece is one of a kind, and first come, first served via "Add to Cart."
Price includes standard shipping in the United States.




"I did this painting when I first arrived at Nanatuck, our annual art colony in Port Clyde, Maine.
The lighthouse grounds were covered in purple wildflowers.
Later in the summer the colors change to yellows and blues, then the red roses bloom,
and then the warm shades of autumn are reflected in the drying grasses.
Like life, the landscape is ever-changing."

#4433 Fair Light  - Marshall Point Lighthouse -  oil on paper  - 8" x 4.5"
unframed $350.




These small head studies of birds are practice for larger paintings,
and an exploration of the facial expressions of the bird.
Yes, to me, they have expressions just like humans!
#5173 mini Heron Head Study  - oil on linen - 5" x 3" 
framed 8" x 5" SOLD




#5202 Egret Head study oil on linen - 5" x 3" 
framed 8" x 5" - SOLD.




#5192 mini Pelican Head Study - oil on linen - 5" x 3" 
 framed 8" x 5" $425.



#5211 Marsh Sunset - oil on linen 3" x 5" 
framed 5" x 8" $425.



" A little down time on a two week painting trip with John Seerey-Lester, his wife, Suzie,
and good friend an painting buddy, Katie Dobson Cundiff.
I did a few small watercolors while enjoying gazpacho (for the first time!)
and glass of wine, in a cafe perched on a hillside."

Rhonda, Spain - watercolor on paper - image size 2" x 3" - matted size 6.5" x 7.5" -
unframed $65.




"The Marshall Point lighthouse in Port Clyde, Maine is a favorite of many artists who visit Nanatuck,
the summer art colony I host every year.
The lighthouse was also featured in the movie classic, "Forest Gump."

Marshall Point Light - Graphite and white chalk on gray paper - image size 4" x 3" - matted 10" x 9" -
unframed $75.




"The contemplative act of following a line, shading and measuring a thing of beauty
forces you to really see it in its entirety."

A Gift of Sunflowers - Graphite on paper - image size 7.5" x 4" - matted 12" x 8" -
unframed $195.




"I did this small watercolor while taking a quiet moment on a trip to Spain with friends."
Misty Morning in Rhonda - watercolor on paper - image size approx 3" x 5" - matted 9" x 10" -
unframed $60.




"This is an example of a thumbnail sketch made from graphite and white chalk on paper.
The thumbnail is used both in the studio and plein air (on location) to work out the composition,
before starting the painting.
It also helps to recognize, simplify and establish three values - light, dark and midtones."

Marsh and Birds - Graphite and white chalk on gray paper - image 3.5" x 5" matted 9" x 9" -
unframed $60.




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