Monday, 11 June 2018

Sunday, 10 June 2018

Wednesday, 6 June 2018

Tuesday, 5 June 2018

Turnip with Sauce Jug

Oil painting of a blue porcelain jug beside a small turnip.
This is the first time I've painted a turnip -- I knew one would eventually turnip somewhere.

Oil on canvas board, 4" x 6"

Monday, 4 June 2018

Eggplant with Small Copper Pot

Oil painting of an eggplant beside a small copper pot.
There once was an eggplant and pot,
Who rented a small garden plot.
In beds did they sow
Eggs in pots in a row,
And grew chickens! I kid you not.

Oil on canvas board, 6" x 4"

Sunday, 3 June 2018

Findon Hill, Kyneton

Oil painting of a Victorian-era Gothic-style house surrounded by trees.
To paint this picture, I had to go to hill and back.

Oil on canvas board, 8" x 10"

Wednesday, 30 May 2018

Mandarine with Painted Glass Vase

Oil painting of a mandarine beside a small glass vase painted with flowers.
Mand'rins are orange, vases are blue; this rhyme's utter dross but it's the best I can do.

Oil on canvas board, 4" x 6"

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

Red Pepper with Antique Schnapps Bottle

Oil painting of a red pepper beside a green antique schnapps bottle.
With only a limited time to paint this pepper, I had to make it schnappy.

Oil on canvas board, 4" x 6"

Monday, 28 May 2018

Persimmon with Old Fashioned Glass

Oil painting of a persimmon beside an Old Fashioned glass.
A persimmon with glasses is commonly referred to as per-specs.

Oil on canvas board, 6" x 4"

Sunday, 27 May 2018

Sunday, 20 May 2018

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Antique Salt and Pepper Shaker with Banana

Oil painting of an antique glass salt and pepper shaker with copper top beside a banana.
This salt and pepper shaker is one half of a set--like the banana, the set is split.

Oil on canvas board, 6" x 4"

Monday, 14 May 2018

Sunday, 13 May 2018

Disused Rail Bridge, Rippers Lane, Tylden South

Oil painting of a derelict wooden rail bridge surrounded by trees.
This beaten track was found somewhere off the beaten track.

Oil on canvas board, 8" x 10"

James Lane, Tylden South

Oil painting of a road with with trees either side and a street sign in the middle distance.
I was rather taken by this little scene; in other words, I took to the road (or the lane as it happens).

Oil on canvas board, 10" x 8"

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Persimmon in Wine Glass

Oil painting of a persimmon in a wine glass.
Given I find wine generally appealing, this must be a persimmon of interest.

Oil on canvas board, 4" x 6"

Tuesday, 8 May 2018

Red Pepper with ISO Tasting Glass

Oil painting of a red pepper beside an upside-down ISO tasting glass.
Peppers are red, glasses are too; that's the rose-coloured type one is said to look through.

Oil on canvas board, 4" x 6"