Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Miracle of Reading

This painting is 9 x 12 oil on panel. This is not a finished painting. I still have a few things to work on but I couldn't wait to post it. The photo this was painted from was taken by Elaine Munro. This is a boy in Africa associated with the Grand Mother's Tribe. Please view to learn more about Grand Mothers who are left caring for their many grand kids after their children have died from aids.

Saturday, April 25, 2009

Holy Eucalyptus

This painting is from a photo I took on Catalina Island. At the edge of the hill, a large eucalyptus tree with a white cross next to it. While we were there, a couple was married there with only a minister accompanying them. This painting is 6 X 8, oil on panel.

Sunday, April 19, 2009

Blue Vase Challenge

This is a 6 x 8 Oil on Panel. The group I went with to paint France has our own blog where we have weekly painting challenges. Feel free to paint the photo and send it in. Our blog site is

Sunday, April 12, 2009

Challenge - Companion of Diana

This is an 8x10 Oil on Panel. This is another challenge from the Different Strokes From Different Folks. Karin Jurick's blog.

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Rock Pond

This painting is a 6 x 8 Oil on Panel. I started this last Thursday at the Texas State Cemetery. I just put some finishing touches on it today. I haven't done many rock paintings and this was an attempt to practice.

Monday, April 6, 2009

Girls in the Garden

This is an 8 x 10 Oil on Canvas.
It's not finished. I have several things I'm working on and I've been busy with many other things. I wanted to post something today to acknowledge the fact that I have been painting.

Thursday, April 2, 2009

Russell G. Dignan-95th Field Hospital-World War II

This painting is an 8 x 10 - Oil on Panel. This is a friend of mine asked me to paint a picture of his Grandfather from World War II. Click here to see a site dedicated to Combat Medics of World War II.