Tag Archives: summer

End of June paintings

A few new small paintings for mid summer. Wheelbarrow. 8″x10″, acrylic on canvas panel, 2011. Solstice. Acrylic on canvas panel 10″x8″, 2011. Alhambra. Acrylic on canvas panel, 8″x10″, 2011. My Vitreous, pencil drawing 2011. A sketch based on a posterior … Continue reading

Posted in Daily meanderings, New Work, Paintings | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Peonies, poppies and a heat wave that won’t quit

A few new small paintings in acrylic that I haven’t yet posted about. I like doing these small works and have gessoed several more panels. Acrylic isn’t as luminous as oil, but cleanup time is much faster and there are … Continue reading

Posted in Art reviews, criticism and blogs, Daily meanderings, New Work, Paintings | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

A last summer in Pennsylvania, apologies to Gary Snyder

My beautiful gardens, the last apple tree and twilights drilled by cicadas and frogs. July steam that doesn’t end at dusk. Chiggers plague, or is it poison ivied ankles? Another journey, leavings turn melancholy. Places change, memories shift, grasses grow wilder. … Continue reading

Posted in Daily meanderings | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Dog and cat days

August is here in full blazing heat. I haven’t painted in a week and need to stretch more canvas panels. The garden, with a little weeding to give everything some air, is bountiful after all the rains of early spring … Continue reading

Posted in Daily meanderings | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

yard paintings

I’m becoming the Bonnard of my yard. These are all part of the same series that I’ve been working on since the spring.

Posted in New Work | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

summer

the second year bumper crop of strawberries. I made this tart for a party. Do not use frozen berries, but do use a food processor for the crust–it works! gardens alive/early kale and mizuna is still flourishing in 90 degree … Continue reading

Posted in Daily meanderings | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment