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Second Place Award (Mount Washington Valley Art In The Park)

Despite the rainy day, the recent Art In The Park festival held in North Conway, New Hampshire ended on a very good note with my painting of Common Redpoll finches, titled “Social Networking”, receiving a second place award.   I’m thrilled … Continue reading

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Avian Art Exhibit (Jaffrey Civic Center, New Hampshire)

Bird’s Eye View Jaffrey Civic Center Open Reception June 30th, 5pm-7pm For several months I’ve been working on a collection of paintings for a solo show of avian art to be held at the Jaffrey Civic Center in Jaffrey, New … Continue reading

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6th Annual Green Mountain Watercolor Exhibition (Big Red Barn Gallery)

I’m delighted that two of my paintings were accepted for the first time into the annual Green Mountain Watercolor Exhibition to be held in the Red Barn Galleries at the Inn At Lareau Farm in Waitsfield, Vermont.   Even more … Continue reading

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Step by Step Drawing (yellow-bellied sapsucker art)

I thought I’d share the steps I go through when creating a graphite drawing from start to finish, as I haven’t shared this in quite a while now.  In this example, I chose for my subject, one of the many … Continue reading

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Drawn To Nature Exhibit (Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild)

Drawn To Nature Exhibit June 17 – August 6, 2017 at The Back Room Gallery 430 Railroad Street Saint Johnsbury, Vermont   I will have an exhibit of graphite drawings featuring animals and birds in this special collection of artwork.  … Continue reading

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Photo Adventures in the Field (Birds)

It’s always exciting to see, and then acquire, a good reference photo of a “life bird” sighting from which to create my artwork.  I’ve had several excellent photo “adventures” out in the field lately but seeing a Scarlet Tanager one … 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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2017 Legacy Exhibit (Bryan Memorial Gallery)

I am honored to once again be chosen for the Legacy Exhibit to be held at the Bryan Memorial Gallery in Jeffersonville, Vermont for their 2017 season.   I will have seven paintings at the opening event to be held on … Continue reading

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Photo Trips and Field Work (painting birds & animals)

With the return of Spring, I love taking time out of the studio to get into the field for sketching and photographing reference materials.  There is nothing like being there to see and watch the many birds/animals, both large and … Continue reading

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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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