Tag Archives: HOME DECOR

OMA AND BRIGIT

THIS IS A 12″ X 16″ ACRYLIC PAINTING ON STRETCHED CANVAS. MY MOM AND NIECE SPENT MANY A BEACH DAY IN SILVER BAY, ONTARIO. IT IS ALWAYS SO DIFFICULT TO PAINT SOMEONE YOU KNOW – I MUST HAVE PAINTED OVER POOR BRIGIT’S FACE ABOUT 4 TIMES – STILL NOT RIGHT. OMA LOOKS SOMEWHAT CLOWNISH BUT […]

THE VIEW FROM THE WINDOW

THINKING OF A SEASONS THEME FOR A VIEW FROM THE WINDOW. THIS FALL VIEW IS JUST THE START – WINTER, SPRING AND SUMMER TO COME! THIS IS AN 18″ X 24″ ACRYLIC PAINTING ON STRETCHED CANVAS. THE NATURAL WOODEN FRAME IS ALSO PAINTED WHITE TO GIVE THE ILLUSION OF THE WINDOW FRAME. IT IS READY […]

THE OLD FISHERMAN

9″ X 12″ PENCIL SKETCH OF AN OLD FISHERMAN DONE ON 140 LB. WATERCOLOR PAPER. CAN EASILY BE FRAMED. FOR THE ANGLER IN YOUR LIFE! USE MY CONTACT PAGE IF INTERESTED IN PURCHASE

MY COTTAGE IN GREEN TURTLE CAY

WE VISITED GREEN TURTLE CAY IN THE BAHAMAS SEVERAL YEARS AGO. “DOWNTOWN” WAS A MISHMASH OF POVERTY AND ?WEALTH? THIS HOME WAS ONE OF THE NICER ABODES ON THE SEA BUT THERE ARE MANY AROUND IT THAT ARE NOT SO LUCKY. OFTEN STRUCK BY HURRICANES IN THE ISLANDS, PEOPLE PUT UP WHAT THEY CAN JUST […]

SITTING ON THE PORCH

I STARTED THIS PAINTING IN THE SUMMERTIME BUT NEVER FELT “GOOD” ABOUT IT. WHEN I PICKED IT BACK UP THOUGH, IT STARTED TO TAKE SHAPE AND RIGHT NOW I CAN SEE MYSELF SITTING ON THAT ROCKING CHAIR ON THE PORCH ENJOYING THE SUNSHINE! OF COURSE. A 58 DEGREE DAY IN BUFFALO, NY IN MID-FEBRUARY HELPS!! […]

A VALENTINE WALK IN THE SNOW

THIS 16″ X 20″ ACRYLIC PAINTING WAS INSPIRATIONAL FOR ME TO PAINT FOR MY LOVE FOR VALENTINE’S DAY. WE WALK EVERY EVENING TOGETHER AND THIS IS A HEARTFELT DEPICTION OF OUR PATH THROUGH LIFE. IT IS OFTEN SNOWING AND BLOWING BUT THERE ARE JUST AS MANY WALKS ALONG THE LAKE IN THE SUNSET. THAT IS […]

SERENITY NOW

HERE IS ANOTHER PAINTING THAT IS NOT MY USUAL STYLE BUT IT IS HOW I FEEL RIGHT NOW.  THE SERENITY PRAYER IS ON MY LIPS AND IN MY HEAD! THIS IS AN 8″ X 10″ ACRYLIC PAINTING WITH NATURAL WOOD FRAME. READY TO HANG. PURCHASE TODAY FOR JUST $40 USING MY CONTACT PAGE

CHRISTMAS IN HEAVEN DECORATION

A GREAT CUSTOMER GAVE ME A NEW CHALLENGE TO DESIGN A DECORATION FROM A PICTURE. I LIKED THAT I FOUND A CARDINAL FOR THE TOP BECAUSE I HAVE HEARD THAT A CARDINAL IT IS A REPRESENTATIVE OF A LOVED ONE WHO HAS PASSED.  WHEN YOU SEE ONE, IT MEANS THEY ARE VISITING YOU.  THEY USUALLY […]

COVERED BRIDGE IN FALL

THIS IS ANOTHER PAINTING I FOUND IN MY PORTFOLIO OF WORK I DID AT AGE 14! THIS IS A 10″ X 12″ ACRYLIC PAINTING ON CANVAS PAPER.  IT WILL NEED TO BE MATTED AND FRAMED TO YOUR LIKING. REMINDS OF THE FROSCH COVERED BRIDGE IN HANCOCK, NEW YORK! HERE IT IS PICTURED IN AN 11″ […]

SOMETHIN’ ‘BOUT A TRUCK

THIS IS AN 11″ X 14″ ACRYLIC PAINTING ON STRETCHED CANVAS.  MY NEPHEW USED TO LOVE TO PLAY WITH THIS TRUCK WHEN HE VISITED AT THE COTTAGE.  NOW HE IS 30 YEARS OLD AND HAS HIS OWN TRUCK! IT  HAS A NATURAL WOODEN FRAME AND IS READY TO HANG. IN PROGRESS:   PURCHASE TODAY FOR […]