Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Rockfish Valley

A late afternoon painting on Rt 151 a few weeks ago when the trees had leaves! Beautiful fall day to be out plein air painting! 12" x 36" oil on canvas, framed $550 SOLD

Tuesday, November 28, 2023

Humpback Mountain from Chiswell Vineyards

This summer a friend and I painted one late afternoon at Chiswell Vineyards that has such a great view of Humpback Mountain. It also has last year's hay bales out in the field, which made it more interesting. 24" x 48" oil on canvas, framed in Virginia cherry wood, $1,550. SOLD

Wednesday, November 22, 2023

Back Field, Crozet

This painting was done behind my house of my neighbors back field, in late October. I love how the bales sit with the light + shadows, they have been picked up by the farmer recently. 24" x 36" oil on canvas, framed $950. This painting will be saved for my show in January at the Connaughton Gallery at the UVA's McIntire School of Commerce. Opening date is Thursday, January 25, 4:30 to 6:30.

Saturday, November 11, 2023

Mint Springs, Crozet

Mint Springs is our Crozet local receation park that has a playground, many trails for hiking and this pond for swimming + a fishing pond below. This is where my two sons took swimming lessons a long time ago. Jenny and I went there a few weeks ago on a warm Sunday morning when the leaves where gorgeous. 12" x 24" oil on canvas, framed $300. Will be at the Crozet Artisan Depot. SOLD

Wednesday, November 8, 2023

Ginseng Farm, Highland County

Painted this in October when we stayed in Highland County and also hiked and painted at Dolly Sods. This is a farm I have painted before and love the mountains in the background and the way the house and shed sit near each other. 12" x 16" oil on canvas, framed, $285.