Monday, December 31, 2007

Sea-Tug

This one done today, oil/canvas 16x20" Comments welcome! Brian

Sunday, December 30, 2007

OCEAN KING


This is a 16x20" acrylic done today as a "demo" in a workshop. Comments welcome! Brian
HAPPY NEW YEAR ALL!

"Winter Morning Lighthouse"

Hi Everyone,

This one was painted in the warmth of indoors, (see post below). It's 22 x 18, acrylic on canvas. Comments welcome...

Linny

"Morning on Fisgard"

This 12 x 9 , acrylic on canvas, is a painting that I started on a very cold December morning at Fort Rodd Hill. (I'm title challenged with these lighthouse paintings at present.) Comments welcome...

Linny

Friday, December 28, 2007

Fall Pears


8"x8" Acrylic

Winter Stock 8"x8"


Hi Brian, thanks for the help with the blog. Here is my first post! I had great fun painting these onions and also some pears. I couldn't seem to get the highlight on the red onion very good. First I used pinky white and when I looked at it all I could hear was "Chalk"!

Wednesday, December 26, 2007

SNOW WALK -Warmest wishes for a great Christmas and a happy 2008!

This done this afternoon, 16x20" oil. Comments welcome. Brian

Summer flowers 11


24x30 Acrylic on canvas. Summer flowers redone. A better painting thanks to the advice from all of you. Merry Christmas and Seasons Greetings. Thank you.

December Evening-Fisgard


Merry Christmas everyone!
Another one of Fisgard Light.
6 x 6 acrylic on canvas.
Your comments are welcome.
Jeffrey

Friday, December 21, 2007

Among the Oaks

This is a small one done plein air yesterday and finished up in the studio.
8 x 10 acrylic on canvas. The house sits at the end of quite street with Garry Oak meadow on three sides, which have been saved as park!
Comments welcome.
Jeffrey

Thursday, December 20, 2007

SNOW CREEK


here is a 16x20" oil/canvas done today. Comments welcome. Brian

Summer colors


24x30" Acrylic on canvas. Finished today. C&C welcome.

Fisgard Sunrise

Hi everyone,
This is my latest. The historic Fisgard Lighthouse here in Victoria.
It was the first one built on the West Coast. Acrylic on canvas 12 x 16.
Comments welcome.
Jeffrey

Wednesday, December 19, 2007

MILL


This is a little romantic, european painting done today , 16x20" oil/canvas. Comments welcome. Brian

Tuesday, December 18, 2007

SHANGHAI



This one done today, thanks to the contributor of the photo. 16x20" oil/canvas. Comments welcome. Brian

Monday, December 17, 2007

AUTUMN PM


Another one today 16x20" oil/canvas. Comments welcome! Brian

STONE HOUSE


This one done today, 16x20" oil/canvas. Thanks to the contributor of the photo in the wetcanvas library! Brian

RAM


Did this one today 16x20" oil/canvas. Comments welcome! Brian

Saturday, December 15, 2007

SALMON


This is a small study done this morning 16x20" oil/canvas taken from a photo by a contributor in Goldstream Park Victoria. The salmon come up river, into the park, spawn and then die. I just had to paint this, I liked the colours so much. Thanks to the person who contributed this photo. Comments welcome. Brian

Friday, December 14, 2007

Fresh Snow



This is a fairly quick study done tonight in oils...ran out of acrylics...24x30" oil/canvas. Tried to limit the palette as much as possible. Comments welcomed. Brian

Summer flowers


24x30" Acrylic on canvas. Finished today.C&C welcome.

Thursday, December 13, 2007

ICE MELT


This one done today, 24x30" acrylic/canvas. Comments welcome! Thanks for looking! Brian

Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Every Which Way


Hi Everyone,

I'm still with the pears, another 8 x 8 acrylic on canvas. Comments are welcome.

Linny

NANAIMO CREEK


This one done today 24x30" acrylic/canvas. Comments welcomed! Brian

Countryside


24x30" Acrylic on canvas. Finished today. C&C welcome.

Monday, December 10, 2007

Another figure study


this is an 11x14 study,oil/linen

STILL WATERS

This one done today 24x30" acrylic/canvas ...Comments welcome! Brian

Sunday, December 09, 2007

Friday, December 07, 2007

ELK


This one done this morning 16x20" acrylic/canvas. Comments welcomed! Brian

Winter Sunset-Saxe Point


Hi everyone,
After the flurry of small ones lately, this one seemed hudge!
24 x 36 acrylic on canvas.
Comments welcome...=:-))
Jeffrey

Wednesday, December 05, 2007

FORD TRACTOR


You just don't see many of these anymore! When I was young every farm had one! This was a small painting done today 16x20" acrylic / canvas. Comments welcomed! Brian

Monday, December 03, 2007

ONTARIO

Did this one today 24x30" tried to capture the soft light after sunset.
Comments welcome. Brian

Sunday, December 02, 2007

SHEEPISH

this one done today 24x30" acrylic/canvas...thanks for looking, Brian

Holding On

Hello everyone,
This a 9x12 A/C of a small Garry Oak done plein air on Saturday.
Yes it was freezing but sunny!
Did some fine tuning on it in the studio yesterday.
I plan to paint a large canvas of it sometime soon.
Hope to get some C&C from everyone.
Jeffrey

Saturday, December 01, 2007

Autumn Pond

This one done today 24x30" acrylic/canvas. Thanks for looking! Brian

secrets


Hi,
It's snowing in Victoria and here are some more pears....comments?
Linny

Friday, November 30, 2007

SELLING ORCHIDS


Did this one today..24x30" acrylic/canvas.....had fun playing with colours in this one. Comments welcomed. Brian

Sunset


24x48" Acrylic on masonite. Finished today. C&C welcome.

Thursday, November 29, 2007

CLOUDS


This one done today 24x30" acrylic/canvas ...thanks for looking! Brian

Sunset Gull


Still having fun with some small canvases in-between
the larger ones. They seem to give me more freedom to try things I probably wouldn't on larger pieces.
6 x 6 A/C =:-0
Jeffrey

Tuesday, November 27, 2007

SEASCAPE

Did this one today 24x30" acrylic/canvas.....tried using a palatte knife on the water,
....comments welcome. Brian

Monday, November 26, 2007

SELLING FISH


Did this one today...24x30" acrylic/canvas.....hot subject on such a cold day. Comments welcome! Brian

OLD BARN

This is a little 16x20" acrylic done yesterday as a "demo" in my workshops.
Comments welcomed. Brian

Sunday, November 25, 2007

RED PEARS


Hi Everyone,
Jeffrey inspired me with his pears, (8 x 8 acrylic on canvas). All comments are welcome.
Linny

Friday, November 23, 2007

DIFFERENT BREED



This one done today, a smaller painting 16x20" acrylic/canvas. Comments welcome. Brian

Thursday, November 22, 2007

DEER AND ROCKS


This one is todays effort, a 24x30" acrylic/canvas. Comments welcomed!