‘Vines & Wine’ Series

This image is part of a new painting series titled 'Vines & Wine' that I have started. While exploring the theme, I have discovered I have lots of possible inspiration from the many photos I have taken over the years which include California, France, and Italy. Vino Nobile is an old winery in the heart of Montepulciano … Continue reading ‘Vines & Wine’ Series

Garden Wall of Manoir d’Argences – Normandy

As I have been experimenting with oils recently, I thought I would photograph the steps on this one to help my viewer understand the process. Experimenting with something new always stretches an artist. Stage 1 - an underpainting loosely done in acrylic, followed by clear gesso Stage 2 - Blocking in with the oils Stage … Continue reading Garden Wall of Manoir d’Argences – Normandy

New Website – Just Published!

I haven't posted in a while as I was busy revamping my entire website. Please take a moment to review the new paintings found under PLEIN-AIR Collection. While in Italy, I experimented painting with oils on paper and on linen. I was quite pleased with the results and hope you are also. Then, don't miss … Continue reading New Website – Just Published!