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April Photo Adventures In The Wild (waterfowl)

I know Spring has arrived when the Canada geese return to our pond.  While it is still covered with ice, it won’t be long now.  The ice is opening up along the edges and at the beaver dam where the … Continue reading

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Common Red-poll painting in progress

I started this painting at the end of last year but had to put it aside for a while.  Time to bring it out and get back to work on it again.  Regrettably, we didn’t have any flocks of Red-polls … Continue reading

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Photo adventures this Fall

I’m finally able to spend some much needed time outdoors gathering reference material for future artwork.  I’ve been sitting along various ponds, hidden within the brush and observing the bird migration this year.  At one point over 100 ducks were … Continue reading

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Flights of Fancy Exhibit (Mallard Duckling)

I thought this would make a fun and whimsical painting to include in my upcoming bird art exhibit.  I’ve titled it “In The Weeds”, and depending on your perspective, could be referring to the duckling or to the bug, getting … Continue reading

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Flights of Fancy – Avian Art Exhibit (Carolina Wren)

Here’s another new painting headed for my upcoming “Flights of Fancy – Avian Art” exhibition to be held at The Gallery at WREN in Bethlehem, New Hampshire.  This year is the 100th anniversary of the Audubon Society so I’m donating … Continue reading

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Drawn To Nature Series – Sketch #3 (Chipmunk)

Sketch #3- The Chipmunk story…  You either love them or hate them.  They are charming or raiders of the fruits of your gardening labors.  I am definitely in the “love em and charming” group, despite their efforts to eat all … Continue reading

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Drawn To Nature – Sketch #2 (Red-tail Fox)

Sketch #2 of the “Drawn To Nature” series is that of a Red Fox.  The fox story:  For a time, I explored the area around Mount Washington and the Mount Washington Hotel in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire for field work … Continue reading

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Tribute To A Dog

Nine and a half years ago I walked into the local animal shelter in search of an animal companion.  It was during a difficult and lonely time of my life and I thought a dog would be good company.  I … Continue reading

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New Year…New Adventures In The Studio

I’m sitting here in my studio, lost in thought this morning as I look out at the woods around our home.  The ground is covered by a fresh blanket of snow and the air has a definite bite to it…winter … Continue reading

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Bobcat Painting In Progress

I’ve begun working on a new painting this week.  I came across the sketch for this painting in one of my “working files” when I was “re-organizing” my studio recently.  During this past year I had forgotten about it while … Continue reading

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