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Fall Plein Air paintings

These are some of my new fall plein air paintings, executed in different media: watercolor, gouache, and oil. “Plein Air” means painted outdoors. I like to paint just about anywhere. Someday I will be able to travel and paint. But, now I am enjoying painting locally. I often paint at Durant nature park in my […]

Plein Air painting with Paint NC group

Prairie Ridge trail. Watercolor (Plein Air). 12×16. Available. I was recently invited by my fellow artist Jean Scholz to join triangle Plein Air group- Paint North Carolina. If you are interested in Plein Air painting, I highly recommend that you join this group or paint with them. Please visit for more information. If you […]

My paintings in NC State Fair

16 Oct 2009 / in Event, News

My oil painting “A Matter of Time” and Plein Air watercolor “State Capitol, Raleigh”  have been juried into NC State Fair (images of both were posted on my blog earlier). I sent in my entry at the last minute and was pleasently surprised! “A Matter of time” is also a winner in Jerry’s Artarama’s Lukas […]

Wedding painting at Haywood Hall

Lindsey and Jon. Live wedding painting. Watercolor. 12×16. I did this painting on Saturday at the Haywood Hall. This was an outdoor wedding so weather was a factor: rain was in forecast! It did look as if it was going to rain. And wind blew hard every now and then. But, when you paint outdoors, […]

Exhibition of my oil paintings and watercolors at Wake Forest Art & Frame

09 Oct 2009 / in Landscape, Painting, Plein Air, Watercolor

Beth Massey of Wake Forest Art & Frame ( is hosting my second exhibition of oil paintings and watercolors (thank you, Beth!). “Pullen Park” is part of this exhibition. 12″x16″. Watercolor. Plein Air. Available. I did this painting few days ago. It was a beautiful evening. I love Pullen Park: it is always busy and […]

Wedding painting at All Saints Chapel in Raleigh

Katie and Richie. Watercolor. 12×16. Alla Prima. I did this watercolor painting  on the spot at All Saints Chapel in Raleigh. It is a beautiful church and it was a beautiful wedding. I decided to  use watercolor since it allows me to work quickly and I like  the spontaneous look of the finished painting. This […]

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