Category Archives: Works In Progress

Painting In Progress (birds and blossoms)

It’s supposed to be spring here in the mountains of New Hampshire but we’re still turning the heat on at night and the daytime temperatures remain below average for this time of year.  It hasn’t stopped the birds from migrating … Continue reading

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Painting In Progress (Moose)

I’m working on two versions of this moose.  This one is a commissioned work with evergreen trees in the background and the second painting will feature more of a Fall background.  The work in progress is slow going at the … Continue reading

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Canada Lynx Graphite Art

This is another work in progress for my upcoming “Drawing On Inspiration” show opening next month at the Equinox Village Gallery in Manchester Center, Vermont.  I took the reference photos I’m using for this drawing while on a trip to … Continue reading

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A Conspiracy of Ravens (raven art)

A family of ravens nest on a small but densely forested ridge across the road from our house every spring.  I can hear them calling to each other at various times of the day.  When the chicks leave the nest, … Continue reading

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Backyard Birding and Sketching

Winter is when the bird feeders can be hung around the yard again.  During the summer and fall months we have to take down and/or bring the feeders indoors, otherwise black bears raid them, causing all sorts of mayhem that’s … Continue reading

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The Year of the Dog (Chinese calendar 2018)

This year marks the Year of the Dog in the Chinese calendar and, happily, I have several ideas for new artwork featuring the wild canines we share the world with.  Closer to home I have red fox, grey fox, coyotes … Continue reading

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Painting In Progress – By The Light of the Moon

In case you haven’t noticed, I have a thing for owls.  Every year I’m inspired to create several artworks featuring owls and that interest is still going strong.  I find everything about them to be fascinating and, well… I simply … Continue reading

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Painting In Progress (morning doves)

I’ve wanted to work on this painting for a long while and finally have time to devote my attention to it.  I haven’t done anything quite this challenging in a while now but I’ve recently been feeling inspired.  Of course, … Continue reading

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It’s In The Details (Painting In Progress)

Here’s a peek at a painting in progress in my studio.  I’m working on new art for my upcoming annual Open Studio on October 21st & 22nd.  Many people have told me they enjoy seeing the steps in my painting … Continue reading

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Artwork in Progress (Canada Geese)

I’m working on several new graphite artworks for an upcoming show and thought I’d share this work in progress with you. This year I decided I would do some “self study” on design and composition in art and have been … Continue reading

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