Monthly Archives: May 2011

Painting In Progress (White-breasted Nuthatch)

After a short hiatus, I’m back in the saddle and working again in my studio …feels great to be painting again!  I’m continuing to “peck away” at bird paintings for my upcoming show and have this one of a White-breasted … Continue reading

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Belted Kingfisher Painting In Progress

This is one of my favorite birds and is the latest addition to paintings for the “Birds of Pondicherry” show.  In this image I’ve completed a soft pale wash of color for the background sky and have also applied the … Continue reading

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Photo Trips In The Wild (great blue heron)

I’ve been observing this nesting pair of great blue herons when I’m out in the woods on photo excursions.  I’m keeping my distance during their “courtship” period…three would be a crowd after all; however, using a long telephoto lens I … Continue reading

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Love In The Air (wild turkeys)

This handsome male tom turkey has been hanging around with a small flock of hens in the past couple of weeks.  At first, there was only one hen, but now there are seven females with him.  You know what they … Continue reading

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Having A Ball (yellow labrador)

I’m working on another painting of a yellow labrador puppy, who lives with a friend of mine.  I’m painting it just for the fun of it rather than for either of my upcoming shows.  The image kept calling out to … Continue reading

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