Tuesday, December 2, 2014

More Wildlife

Lemurs In The Sun 
Acrylic on canvas,  18" x 24", 2015

Howler Monkey
Acrylic on canvas,  24" x 18", 2015

Acrylic on canvas ,  20" x 20", 2015

Acrylic on canvas ,  18" x 24", 2014

Lemur II
Scratchboard, 8" x  10", 2014

My first attempt with a scratchboard. 

Wednesday, October 15, 2014


One of my favorite motifs: Wildlife!

Acrylic on canvas, 10" x  10", 2014

Fascinating animals! I can spend hours just standing there watching them.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

2014 Appalachian Pastel Society National Exhibition

I'm thrilled to announce my painting "Jack" was chosen for Honorable Mention Award at the 2014 Appalachian Pastel Society National Exhibition at Highlands, NC. Got a beautiful set of Diane Townsend Artist's Pastels. Thank you to Suzy Hart, all other staff members and Stan Sperlak, this year's juror. 

Monday, August 25, 2014

At the Zoo

Mr. Nilsson
Acrylic, 9.5" x  11.75", 2014

One of many beautiful squirrel monkeys I saw in the Zoo in Nuremberg, Germany. I named the painting after one of my favorite movies of my childhood "Pippi Longstocking".

Friday, August 15, 2014


Pastel, 5" x  7", 2014

A wonderful horse I met at Safe Haven Equine Rescue and Retirement.

Pastel, 4.75" x  4.75", 2014

A saddle I saw at Safe Haven Equine Rescue and Retirement.

Both paintings go as a donation for the Safe Haven Equine Rescue and Retirement ~ Sherr to the Silent Auction to benefit the horses of Sherr

Monday, July 21, 2014


Evening Light
Pastel, 11" x  14", 2014

A early summer evening in a beautiful light. Painted on self prepared board, which adds a nice structure to the picture.

Sunday, February 23, 2014


Another pastel painting from 2013. Inspirated by a photo I took at
the end of summer in a nearby valley.

Pastel, 22 cm x 22 cm, 2013