The Monkey Researcher, 6 x 6 in., oil, (sold)

Painting #71 Another portrait of my pet monkey! You may recall that the monkey and I were planning a three month trip to Spain leaving in March of 2020 to walk the Camino de Santiago. Unfortunately because of the pandemic, I had to cancel the trip. But he didn’t agree. Here he is researching newsContinue reading “The Monkey Researcher, 6 x 6 in., oil, (sold)”

Birthday Girl, 5 x 7 in.,oil, $100

Celebrating her birthday, all alone. Available for purchase. This work is unframed, but it is mounted on a board with a slot in the back which allows you to hang it without a frame. $100 plus $10 shipping. If you click  on this link,  you can see some framing options and some links to a fewContinue reading “Birthday Girl, 5 x 7 in.,oil, $100”

Bad News Monkey, 6 x 6 in., oil

Painting #69 I don’t talk about it much, but I have a pet red monkey.  We’ve been together for about six or seven years now.  And we were actually planning a three month trip to Spain leaving March 31, 2020 to walk the Camino de Santiago. Unfortunately because of the pandemic, I had to cancelContinue reading “Bad News Monkey, 6 x 6 in., oil”

Billings Farm, Woodstock, Vt., 5 x 7 in., oil

Painting Auction #67 This painting was painted in Woodstock, Vermont while I was participating in a Plein air event for the Vermont Institute of Science. This beautiful Billings Farm is a working dairy farm in the traditional manner and open to the public  for an entrance fee. It is  across from and related to theContinue reading “Billings Farm, Woodstock, Vt., 5 x 7 in., oil”

Eeny, meeny, miny, moe… 6 x 6 in., oil

Painting Auction #65 Here is a new work done especially as a small auction piece. If you would like to bid on this painting on E- bay starting at $90, click here. Eeny, meeny, miny, moe, Catch a tiger by the toe, If he hollers, let him go, Eeny, meeny, miny, moe. Not because you’reContinue reading “Eeny, meeny, miny, moe… 6 x 6 in., oil”

Near Acadia, Schoodic Point, Maine, 6 x 6 in.

Painting Auction #60 I did this painting while on a a painting excursion with Peter Yesis and Steve Hileman up to the Schoodic point region of Acadia National Park. It’s a terrific place to paint and they recently opened up a new campground, which I ‘d like to give try next year. This work isContinue reading “Near Acadia, Schoodic Point, Maine, 6 x 6 in.”

Weskeag Farm, Thomaston, Maine, 6 x 6 in. oil

Painting Auction #59 This is a long view of a local farm that sells direct to the public and  have a wonderful little farm-stand. I believe that is Mount Battie in the background, which overlooks Camden, Maine. This work is unframed, but it  is mounted on a board with a slot in the back whichContinue reading “Weskeag Farm, Thomaston, Maine, 6 x 6 in. oil”

Weskeag Store, Maine, 6 x 6 in.

Painting Auction #56 Click Here to Bid It has been a long time since I posted. I’ve been busy on my house,  and just started painting again this summer. I know you have all been impatiently waiting:)! This is the view down towards the St. Georges river in South Thomaston, Maine, just a short distanceContinue reading “Weskeag Store, Maine, 6 x 6 in.”

Drunk Monkey with a Manhattan, 6 x 6 in.

He’s Back! And it’s that time of year again. Up here in the long winters of Maine, it’s hard not to seek warmth and distraction by imbibing a little. Of course, my monkey’s problem is that he’s so teeny. A couple sips and he’s dancing around the room, a couple more and he’s slurring, andContinue reading “Drunk Monkey with a Manhattan, 6 x 6 in.”

Little Deer Isle, Maine, 6 x 6 in.

Painting Auction #51 I needed a cook stove. And I found an incredible deal, except it was about a two hour drive away from my house on Maine’s  Blue Hill Peninsula. But it is such a beautiful place to paint, that I figured I could get a sketch out of the deal, too. And IContinue reading “Little Deer Isle, Maine, 6 x 6 in.”

Chinese Lanterns and Silver, 5 x 7 in.

Painting Auction #50 I rescued these Chinese lantern pods from a yard refuse pile just around the corner from my house. I had knocked several times on the owners door seeking permission to pick some from their garden, but never caught them at home. But once a few were in the refuse pile, I justContinue reading “Chinese Lanterns and Silver, 5 x 7 in.”

Rockland Maine Breakwater Light, 6 x 6 in.

Painting Auction #48 This is the Rockland Harbor Breakwater, which is a 4,300-foot (1,300 m) breakwater which protects Rockland Harbor,  and was completed in 1902. Just at the end you can see the old lighthouse. I was sitting down near the beginning, enjoying the piles of old granite. It’s a lovely walk out there to theContinue reading “Rockland Maine Breakwater Light, 6 x 6 in.”