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Painting – the struggle continues

July 30, 2017


I found this wonderful photo of my mom and her two sisters on their farm near Edmonton Alberta in the winter. As you can see here, try as I might, I struggled terribly with her face where it seemed natural for me to begin. This first one shows that I couldn’t paint the sad little […]

Star Power

June 29, 2015


Star Power This little painting was inspired by a photo of Greta Garbo in her early days…she smoldered.  I couldn’t resist painting her. 12″ x 12″ oil on canvas click on image to enlarge