Nocturne Paintings From the Summer of 2016

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”

Castine, Maine Outdoor Painting Event

Here is an overdue post.  But perhaps with spring only 3 weeks away, thoughts of summer are now  becoming more realistic. This was a wonderful painting event that I did in July of 2014,  in a gorgeous town just a few hour drive from my home in Rockland, Maine. Castine is quite an interesting placeContinue reading “Castine, Maine Outdoor Painting Event”

Chiesa di Santa Brigida, Oil, 8×10 in.(Sold)

This painting was done on a cool March night on the Piazza Farnese. My biggest audience were the waiters running back and forth to their storeroom and murmuring words of encouragement: “bella, bella!” This is the Chiesa di Santa Brigida, a small Swedish church dedicated to Saint Bridget of Sweden, who travelled to Rome inContinue reading “Chiesa di Santa Brigida, Oil, 8×10 in.(Sold)”

Near the Teatro di Marcello, Rome,10 x 8 in. (Sold)

These columns are just to the right of the Theatre of Marcellus ( Teatro di Marcello) which  is an ancient open-air theatre in Rome, Italy, built in the closing years of the Roman Republic. At the theatre, locals and visitors alike were able to watch performances of drama and song. It was completed in 13Continue reading “Near the Teatro di Marcello, Rome,10 x 8 in. (Sold)”