Category Archives: Acrylic

Sketching & painting during first week of Phase 2


So glad to be sketching outside again! Thankfully things are beginning to open up a bit. The conundrum is the balance between possibility and probability. There is a possibility of becoming infected anytime I have contact with the world outside … Continue reading

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What’s happening at Pen Ink and Paint


The last couple of weeks have been busy, a weekend birthday party for Tricia, a weekend of friends and food, planning for France, and yes, a bit of sketching and painting along the way. Here are a few samples A … Continue reading

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Piling on the beach at Mukilteo


Ask most folks, those who have even heard of Mukilteo that is, what is here and the first response is most likely the ferry to Whidbey Island. Those with a bit more knowledge of the area will identify the Lighthouse … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice


Tomorrow marks the middle of winter, or so it has been seen for most of history. The sun is at its lowest point and begins its climb back up into the sky. The days begin to lengthen with spring beginning … Continue reading

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A painting of hope


There are dark skies these days, it is in times like these that the light is brighter and the flowers most appreciated, I cling to that. This is an acrylic on a 9×12 canvas, prints available.

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It’s spring


It’s spring and a young (old) man’s fancy turns to cherry trees! Acrylic on 12×14″ canvas

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Painting a tree in Loch Ness


Here is the process I used painting a 2″x2″ canvas using acrylics and a pallet knife.

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Another of Loch Brora


Never thought that when we went on a walk with our friends in Scotland the land would grab me so. A painting today,  another one, of Loch Brora. This is a 12×16 canvas and acrylic.

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Edmonds art walk, Cafe Louvre


Stop by Cafe Louvre, on 5th Ave in Edmonds, Thursday, December 15, 2016, where two of my paintings will be part of the Edmonds Art Walk. They will have special food an drink, and Santa will be there. Say hello … Continue reading

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Plein air painting in Mukilteo


Great day, beautiful place

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