A description of an outdoor painting event in Castine, Maine.
Many people have complimented me on my frames, and were surprised that I was finishing them myself.
In May 2018, I went, for the second time, to WetPaint Tamworth in Tamworth,NH. This is a lovely plein air painting event organized by the Tamworth Visitors Council. The area is just south-west of the Presidential Range of the White Mountains, and centered around Lake and Mount Chocurua. The Preserve at Chocurua was the lovelyContinue reading “Landscape Painting At Wetpaint Tamworth In New Hampshire”
This past summer (2017) I got a chance to spend a few days in beautiful Stonington, Maine. Stonington, located on Deer Isle, just off the Blue Hill Peninsula, is one of the most picturesque spots for painting in the state. There are quite a few local artists, but also many other artists come to paint, Continue reading “Breathtaking Views for Painting in Stonington, Maine”
I am featured in the March 2018 issue of Plein Air magazine. Not only that, but they used one of my paintings on the cover. Of course I was very pleased about this! This article came about because the editor of the magazine at the time, Steven Doherty, had seen me posting a series ofContinue reading “I’m a Cover Artist! March 2018 Plein Air Magazine”
Here’s a selection of Nocturne paintings that I painted in early 2017…
The last few years I’ve started painting many nocturne paintings from life. Which of course means staying up late! Sometimes till 1 or 2 in the morning. These are all paintings from 2016. It’s actually a nice time to paint. Usually very quite. And of course the light doesn’t change! Often I go back theContinue reading “Nocturne Paintings From the Summer of 2016”
This past winter I spent about 10 weeks in NYC working at Evergreen Architectural Arts Midtown Mural painting studio.
This work was painted near Sprucehead ,Maine,not far from my house. I was painting a quiet end of day scene in the painting above when suddenly the setting sun sent these raking lights across my composition! Of course, I sell my work. If your interested in purchasing paintings, and supporting my endeavors, take a lookContinue reading “Some Recent Maine Paintings, August 2016”