Wednesday, December 31, 2014

                                           An unfinished watercolor sketch/painting..

Monday, December 29, 2014

          Watercolor .. 5 1/2" x 8" in a 3 1/2" off-white mat.  Another version of "Ridge Pines 1" that I did earlier this month that's shown below on the 2 December blog entry.


Friday, December 26, 2014

                             A small studio painting ( 8" x 8 1/2") with a 3" off-white mat

Thursday, December 25, 2014

Autumn Paintings

Small watercolor 7 3/4" x 7 3/4" in an off-white mat

Graphite and watercolor sketches ... Small prelim sketches... the process that leads or moves me to a completed painting.

Painting the mountains in the Autumn is always a nice experience.....  Two more small watercolors ..

  Another day in my studio...    Just trying to get ready to go to work and paint ....  December has been a busy month for me....

Monday, December 22, 2014

Watercolor...  8"x 9" in a 3" off-white mat.  A summer-autumn scene of one of the canyons of Northern Utah

Saturday, December 20, 2014

A small watercolor from my sketches.....  This one is 6" x 8" in a 3" off-white mat...  Frame size would be 12" x 14"...

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Two  watercolors    4 3/4" x 6 1/4" that I pulled out of my pile of watercolor sketches and matted in 3 1/4" off-white mats.

Saturday, December 13, 2014

These mountains inspire many of my paintings.  Today .. a tolerable overcast winter day with light rain...  It would be a perfect time to paint ....

Thursday, December 11, 2014

This morning's studio painting from photo references...   9" x 12" 140# cold press Natural White Arches block  .... Palette: Serpentine Green, Olive Green, Yellow Ochre, Cobalt Blue, Raw Umber, Burnt Sienna, Cadmium Orange, Graphite Grey.....

Friday, December 5, 2014

                                       Leaves are all gone and winter has come on....

Thursday, December 4, 2014

                 A few more quick sketches of Utah/Colorado from one of my sketch books .....

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Another Autumn piece of work from sketches
.... A small watercolor (6" x 8") in a 3" off-white mat ....  Titled:  Sardine Canyon, East of Brigham City

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Watercolor Progression

                                10" x 12" watercolor from my studio........ "Ridge Pines"

Monday, December 1, 2014

                         A summer painting of an area in Blacksmith Fork canyon, Utah....