Central Moravian at Dusk

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  I received a commission to do an oil painting of Central Moravian church in Bethlehem for the Brick Tavern Inn in Quakertown. I chose to paint the building at dusk, when the steeple is dramatically lit against the dark … Continued

Setting sun, rising moon

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With winter illness, early darkness, busy schedules and taking care of the kids, I haven’t had a chance to get outside to paint in a while. This weekend I decided to just buckle down and do a studio painting. The … Continued

Summer haze

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  I had this painting mostly completed months ago, but last week I worked back into it a little more. It’s soft pastel over watercolor, 14″ x 10″. My older boys are off to school and the pace of life … Continued

Supermoon

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I’ve set a goal for myself of entering one plein air (outdoor painting) event this year, and I need to get outside and practice!  However, this gets difficult, since I have a two-year-old who needs constant and intense supervision during … Continued

Birthday Tulips

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Was able to paint a little sketch of my birthday tulips in watercolor today.  I can’t wait for the flowers outside to bloom.  At first I let the kids paint with me, but after the two-year-old started drinking his dirty … Continued