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Strada Challenge (week 3)

These are really starting to pile up on my dining room table. My wife is wonderfully tolerant of me. I’m sure it must be hard to be married to an artist. I started the week on Sunday with a big … Continue reading

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Nibble Nibble Nibble

I wanted to try something different so this morning I tried to slow down and approach the process of building a painting differently. I used little brushes and just sort of nibbled away at the scene rather than building it … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Lancaster, PA

Thirteen years of mostly good times with only a few bad times. We made so many wonderful memories here, but due to an unfortunate turn in our lives our family is relocating. It’s difficult to say goodbye to your home … Continue reading

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Modified

I was going to gesso over this one but decided to play with it a little first. Maybe I’d find what I didn’t like about it and change it for the better. It’s not done yet, but it’s better than … Continue reading

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More Studio Work

Two more small studio works mimicking plein air paintings. acrylic, 8×12″  acrylic, 8×11″ 

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Studio Works

Here are a couple of small studio paintings. I’m trying some new techniques with acrylics. Happy to be away from oil paint for now.

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Oil City Final

I said I wasn’t gonna quit on this one. I lied. I quit. I’m done. That white truck looks like it’s parked up on the sidewalk. Not gonna fix it. Today was Sunday and there were a lot more cars … Continue reading

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Kuerner’s Farm

Today I toured the Kuerner’s Farm at the Brandywine River Museum. It’s the only tour I hadn’t taken. It was very interesting to see the actual place that Andrew Wyeth did nearly 1000 works of and to stand where he … Continue reading

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People’s Choice Award

I just got a letter in the mail informing me that I received the People’s Choice Award at the community show this summer at the Lancaster Museum of Art.

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Sargent at the Met

Yesterday I took a little field trip to the Sargent show at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. The show was OK. I’m not a big fan of formal portraits, but there were some very nice pieces … Continue reading

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