Tuesday, June 30, 2009

this i painted 6-29 and 6-30. it is the first coat of paint and will be worked more in time. 18 by 24. oil on canvas. title: blessed are the persecuted. persecute = to affict or harass constantly so as to injure or distress. oppress cruelly especially for reasons of religion, race, or politics. to trouble or annoy constantly.

Thursday, June 25, 2009

i painted this 6-25-2009. oil on canvas. 18 by 24 inches. it's a fast sketch and a simple background, but i love color. somehow it causes a mood. i painted fast just to cover the canvas. i'll work the painting more in the future if the time is to come?

Monday, June 22, 2009

i painted this 6-22-2009. oil on canvas. 18 by 22 inches. it comes from a picture i took in tamarindo costa rica in may of 2008. it's the first coat of paint. i'll fine tune it when it drys. it took 2 eposodes of gilligan's island to draw and paint!

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

i painted this 6-17-2009. oil on canvas. 30 by 48 inches. i'm not sure if it is done, so i won't title it yet. i might change the background when it drys. maybe not? this was my third large painting since sunday.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

painted 6-15-2009. oil on canvas. 30 by 40 inches. title: passing through the cosmic worm hole.

Sunday, June 14, 2009

i painted this 6-14-2009. oil on canvas. 30 in. by 48 in. title: The Lost Pleiad.

finished on 6-11-2009. oil on canvas and acrylic. 24 by 30. title: stepping into the world.

Saturday, June 13, 2009

looking north in paris toward artist hill.

reflections of a memory. pompadour museum, paris france. sept. 2008

caught holding the ball. oil on canvas. 18 by 24 in.

star date: twilight 1459: abduction.

funny our paths would cross.

back through the matrix.

i took this picture in the louvre museum in paris france in september 2008.

i painted this 6-12-2009. i spent the evening in chicago and visited several art galleries. i went to my studio afterwards and painted. oil on masonite. 2 ft. by 3 ft. title: an evening with patricia.

Saturday, June 6, 2009

i painted this 6-6-2009. oil on canvas. 16 by 20 in. title: the proposition of hidden thoughts.

Friday, June 5, 2009

i painted this 6-4-2009. oil on canvas. 16 by 20 inches. title: i was just thinking about you.

Thursday, June 4, 2009

today 6-4-2009 i took a bike ride to glacier park north of mchenry. it was a sunny warm day. i liked how this oak tree stood tall in the open grass land. it has a baby tree near its side. one day it may stand mighty reaching toward the sky.

Wednesday, June 3, 2009

i took this picture 6-2-2009. who can match the splendor of nature?

i painted this picture 6-2-2009. that day i had to go to the hospital and have a procedure done and i was put to sleep. the night before i was thinking about how it might be to die and leave this world, but this painting is about coming into this world. it's not done yet. i'll post the completed painting in time, permitting?