Art Fair Business 101

Export to PDF | Export to DOC Whenever I’m talking to people about applying to an art show, more often than not, they seem surprised by the fact that you “have to apply.” So here is my first lesson on what it takes to get into an art show. I spent the first half of […]

water painting #2 (part 3)

This oil painting is inspired by a camping trip we took to Edisto Beach State Park over Labor Day last year…

water painting #4 (part 4)

I just finished an oil painting of a fishing dock in Edisto Beach State Park. My blog shows photos of my progress.

Water Painting #4 (part 3)

I’m painting a dock that is located on the salt marshes of Edisto Island. I wish I were there right now…

water painting #4 (part 2)

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water painting #4

Export to PDF | Export to DOCWhen it’s all said and done, my current series called “WATER” will be made up of seven oil paintings. Some of these are inspired by the shores of Lake Michigan, and some are from the Low Country area of South Carolina. This particular piece (which I’m temporarily calling “water #4” […]

smelling roses while finishing water painting #2

Export to PDF | Export to DOCDo you see the blue vase with the yellow roses sitting next to my easel? This morning I went into my neighbor’s yard (at her generous request) and picked myself a new crop of roses. I wish you could smell their sweet fragrance… it’s been quite inspiring. They have […]

Painting deck boards (water painting #2)

My painting of the boardwalk over the salt marshes at Edisto Beach State Park is starting to come together. Here are some photos…

Thinking about Edisto Island while painting “Water #2″

We went camping at Edisto Island, SC so that I could take lots of pictures that I would later turn into paintings. Here’s “water painting #2” in my series called WATER.