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"

Monday, 7 May 2018

Fluted Jug with Onion

Oil painting of a brown onion beside a small white ceramic fluted jug.
This represents my first ever attempt at painting a fluted object--I was worried I might blow it.

Oil on canvas board, 6" x 4"

Thursday, 3 May 2018

Still Life with Apple and Teapot

Oil painting of an apple, a blue teapot, a brass vase, a bottle and a green drape.
There's an apple at the core of this painting (poorly reproduced once again).

Oil on canvas board, 20" x 16"

Wednesday, 2 May 2018

Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Garlic Bulb with Milk Jug

Oil painting of a garlic bulb beside a small white porcelain milk jug.
Milk jugs are white, garlic is white; but both appear black in the absence of light.

Oil on canvas board, 4" x 6"