Category Archives: Inspiration

Third day of challenge missed…

…so on to the fourth Well here’s a fine example of ‘overdoing’ a painting.  I was quite happy with the initial composition, but my ‘realistic’ side just had to make changes.  I’m going back to this one today to see … Continue reading

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Second day of challenge

Experimentation of colour and light. I find that when I look at this up close, the eyes appear to be looking down, yet from a distance they seem to look to the left or at me.  Anyone else see this?!

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First day of challenge

So, here’s my challenge.  Keeping it loose!!!  That detail is still hindering my efforts.  Anyway, here’s what I came up with in two hours.  Time to start painting number two for day two of my challenge. I’ll come back to … Continue reading

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Self Inflicted Challenge

Yes, I am putting myself to the challenge of creating a painting per day for one month. I’m excited to see what I come up with and sharing the results. My challenge begins Saturday, February 1st.  A variety of subjects will … Continue reading

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‘Sailor’s Warn’

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‘Here Comes the Sun’

Here’s one of my latest compositions.  Inspired from the image I captured  just after sunrise as I drove along the lakeside one early Innisfil morning.  I quickly came to a stop so as to capture the many beautiful sunlit colours that … Continue reading

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Oil Painting Class #7 – Part Two

Wow, these ladies have come a long way!  Only one more class, boooooo.

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