Tag Archives: songbirds

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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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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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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Painting In Progress (Common Red-polls)

Here’s a look at this painting from start to finish and one I’ve been working on for some time now.  You can see why!!  I needed time to work on it when I could give it my undivided attention and … Continue reading

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A Painting In Progress (Ruby-throated Hummingbirds)

Stage 1:  Here’s a peek at the stages of a work in progress currently on the drawing table.  A lot of little details in this piece and that’s not even including the birds yet!  But, that’s part of the fun … Continue reading

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One Day Small Works Sale – December 10th, 2016

I’m trying something new this year.  I will be hosting a One Day Sale of small, affordable graphite drawings on vellum for sale on my Facebook page, Jeanette Fournier Fine Art.  There will be a small collection of animal and … Continue reading

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Painting In Progress (Common Red-poll)

I’ve wanted to create this painting for a long time and decided I was finally ready to “give it a go” as they say.  I spent four days working out the sketch, using 10 different photos showing the finches in … Continue reading

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The Wild Within/The Wild Without Exhibit (The Gallery at WREN)

So many paintings, so little time seems to be my mantra of late regarding my upcoming exhibition of art with my co-exhibitor, Rosemary Conroy at The Gallery at WREN in Bethlehem, New Hampshire.  Our show is the “The Wild Within/The … Continue reading

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Springtime at Nature’s Way Studio

This past month has seen an increase in birds and animals either coming out of hibernation or migrating back to their “summer” homes.  The pond around our house is definitely getting busy with bird activity.  I saw a large flock … Continue reading

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Artwork In Progress (Totems & Spirit Animals )

Over the past 11 years that I’ve set up at art festivals, one comment I hear more frequently than others from people who stop to chat about my art is the strong personal connection they have with a specific animal … Continue reading

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