Thursday, July 30, 2009
Home Sweet Home
Hi, I just love old houses like this, don't know why I don't paint them more often. I like this panoramic view , this canvas measures 10" x 20". This photograph was pure luck, the house sets on a busy highway and my husband opened his window because it was on his side and I took it at just the right moment shooting by in the car. Enjoy your day!
Posted by Barbara Pask at 4:01 PM 16 comments:
Friday, July 24, 2009
Hi, This is another painting from my Paint the Town series. I am selling it here on my blog for $50 plus $5 shipping. This is a oil painting on a 5 X 7 panel and framed in a custom gold frame from Franken Frame. I ship only within the continental US. A sweet little painting for a small spot.
Posted by Barbara Pask at 11:58 AM 6 comments:
Paintings from Paint the Town
Hi, I recently did a event called Paint the town. I will be posting the paintings that didn't sell here on my blog periodically with a buy it now option. The payment is through paypal and I ship only within the continental US. I sold the framed paintings during the event for $60 but you can buy them on my blog for $50 plus $5 shipping. They are oil on 5X7 panels and varnished with Soluvar varnish. The frames are custom frames from Franken Frames. Sweet little paintings that fit in a small spot. The first one is a sweet yellow house, I laid some of the paint on a bit heavy so it has nice texture. Thanks!
Posted by Barbara Pask at 11:46 AM 2 comments:
Monday, July 20, 2009
Her Father's Eyes
Hi, I am entering this piece and the previous one of the street performer in a juried show for August. I threw around a lot of names for this one but even though you can only see one of her eyes really well I think the name will make you stop and take a good look at her. This is oil on a 11 X 14 Raymar panel. The show isn't actually until September but of course you have to enter early. I wanted her to be painterly and interesting, hopefully she is. I named the previous one Singing the Blues.
Posted by Barbara Pask at 1:49 PM 8 comments:
Wednesday, July 15, 2009
Street performer #2
Well I worked on this again today and maybe it is done, hmmm. May be too much yellow in the background, not sure. I worked on the hat and added more color to his face. I am liking it better, hope you do. Appreciate your input on his progress.
Posted by Barbara Pask at 12:23 PM 14 comments:
Saturday, July 11, 2009
Hi, I have been working on this for a while and I think I may be finished. This is oil on a 11 X 14 canvas panel. I may enter this one in a local juried show in August. Do you like it? Do you see anything you would change? I turned the canvas on the side and felt it gave it a more casual feel and the microphone leads you right to his face. Appreciate your input. :)
I just wanted to add that after posting the photo I see some things to change. The hat goes back too far in the back and looks flat and the brim is too large and a bit hard edged. Things really stand out when you take a photo and view in on your computer. Do you agree with my assessment?
Posted by Barbara Pask at 12:07 PM 8 comments:
Wednesday, July 8, 2009
Hello, This oil painting was done from a image taken from Wetcanvas. This is oil on a 8 X 10 canvas panel. Tried to make her face colorful. I have several paintings going at once, working on some things for a juried show in August. Have a good day
Posted by Barbara Pask at 8:20 PM 6 comments:
Wednesday, July 1, 2009
Sweet little painting
Hi, This tiny painting measures 2 1/2 X 3 1/2, framed it measures about 6 1/2 X 7 1/2. This frame is a custom frame from Franken Frame, solid wood, gold leafed and American made. This is oil and sealed with Soluvar varnish. Lots of great texture in this.
Posted by Barbara Pask at 8:16 AM 2 comments:
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