Tag Archives: Sea

Rough Sea, study for larger painting


From time-to-time artists will paint a study to help them prepare and resolve any issues a the scene for a larger-sized painting.  This allows them to check the composition, colors and values before moving forward. This is an 8×10 study … Continue reading

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Rolling


Watching bulky waves rolling into shore, is a perfect pastime for me.  These types of waves are fascinating, mesmerizing gifts that the ocean gives to passerby’s every day.  Then when the sun hits these gorgeous thick waves just right a … Continue reading

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Mt. Camel Beach, AUS


It’s been busy around here lately so posting to my blog was set aside for a few days.  I’m finally caught up and looking forward to browsing everyone’s blog posts.  I have a great book that I’ll be reviewing in … Continue reading

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Down to the Sea


Down to the Sea is an oil pastel painting that’s fresh off my easel.  It’s of a lovely place in Australia called, Port Lincoln National Park. The image I used for this piece was taken by my good friend, Vicki, … Continue reading

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The Sea In Action, book review


The Sea In Action, by Earl Daniels I knew all along I wanted to paint the sea, but needed to find a resource to help me get started.  There are very few oil pastel instructional guides on the market, so … Continue reading

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