Category Archives: landscape outdoor

Sumi Ink in Studio — #1

Sumi ink on rough water color paper in handmade book from India; pages 8×16 inches; 03/13/13 — 03/14/13.

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Comm Ave and Masspike

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Studio with chair

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Still life with plants

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Gouache Paintings — Fall 2012

The following are gouache paintings on heavy textured paper in an 8×8 inch book that opens to 8×16 inches, painted in the fall semester at Boston University.

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Oil Paintings — Fall 2012 #4

This group of paintings was made in the fall semester MFA program at Boston University.

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Studio plant, oil on wood panel, 20 × 16 in (51×41 cm), 2012

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Traffic, oil on wood panel, 30 × 24 in (76 ×61 cm), 2012

2012_bostonguitarSonata — in progress, oil on canvas, 50 × 38 in (127 × 97 cm), 2012

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Oil Paintings — Fall 2012 #3

This group of oil paintings on commercial braced wood panel was made in the fall semester MFA program at Boston University. They hung together as a triptych.

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Flies–01, oil on panel, 20×16 in (51×41 cm), 2012

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Moths, oil on panel, 20×16 in (51×41 cm), 2012

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Flies–02, oil on panel, 20×16 in (51×41 cm), 2012

 

 

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Oil Paintings — Fall 2012 #1

This group of small oil paintings on linen panel was made in the fall semester MFA program at Boston University.

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Boston fog, oil on linen mdf panel,8×8 in (20×20 cm), 2012

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Geranium and Clematis, oil on linen mdf panel, 8×8 in (20×20 cm), 2012

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Guitar, oil on linen mdf panel, 8×8 in (20×20 cm), 2012

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Thermos, oil on linen mdf panel, 8×8 in (20×20 cm), 2012

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Self portrait, oil on linen mdf panel, 8×8 in (20×20 cm), 2012

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Landscape as still-life

Boathouse — 11×14 in (28 x 36 cm), oil on canvas, 2012

Boathouse — oil on canvas, 11×14 in (28 x 36 cm), 08.04.12

Carol’s painting is here.

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Three Trees — final

I returned to this painting mid-month, mainly to work on the lower third. I limited the use of white in color mixes but favored nickel yellow instead, which turned out to be just as chalky. I like the way the space in this painting forms a box, top and bottom, front to back. My work benefited enormously from seeing how Carol handled the same location.

Three Trees, oil on canvas, 16 x 20 inches (41 x 64 cm), 7/18/12

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Suburbs

I’ve been using a sketchbook to look for outdoor painting locations that offer parking, shade and other necessities, along with the subject itself. The pen is liquid ink, claims to be archival, made by Pilot.

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Houses, pen & moleskine, 5×8 in (13×20 cm), 07/24/12

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Observatory, pen & moleskine, 5×8 in (13×20 cm), 07/24/12

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Greenhouse, pen & cachet, 8 x10 in (20×25 cm), 07/29/12

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Went to the MFA to see the Katz portrait show; preferred the Corot, from whom Picasso — Gorky, Matisse, Porter, and many others — learned so much. Corot, pen & moleskine, 8×5 in (20×13 cm), 07/27/12

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