Sketchbooks

Sketchbooks

Self portrait 2/27/23 Faye sleeping Central Park Concert ’86 Winter has resurrected and with the snowy cold, I am doing what I have always loved, drawing in my sketchbook. This recalled to mind some of the older ones I used to carry. New York had great art...
My Studio

My Studio

I have a new studio. The workplace, inspiration, sanctuary, hub and haven for my creative life is soon going to be in an outbuilding art shed at our new home in Tiverton, Rhode Island. It isn’t large, and I like that. It’s beside the chicken pen, and time...
Last Summer Rose

Last Summer Rose

During the last few days before the September equinox, this rose bloomed in my yard. The red and white rose hybrid, “Scentimental”, was planted by my great aunt Anna Dunfey. She planted it around 1990 at her home in Newport, Rhode Island, in the Point district. It is...
Why Do I Draw?

Why Do I Draw?

Drawing has been around for a very long time. This is apparent on cave walls and rock faces that have preserved pigmented drawings, petroglyphs and stencils of human hands from many thousands of years ago. [I was incredibly lucky to visit the ancient caves at Pêche...
South Coast Artists: 2022 Spring Invitational Exhibit

South Coast Artists: 2022 Spring Invitational Exhibit

Opening Reception: April 29, 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. The SCA 2022 Spring Invitational ExhibitApril 29 – May 29 Dedee Shattuck Gallery1 Partners LaneWestport, MA 02790Gallery Hours: Thurs.- Sunday, April 30 – May 29, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.mPresented by...
Botanical Moments

Botanical Moments

See Botanical Moments, a beautiful new show of my paintings at Tiffany Peay Jewelry & Healing Arts.  Meet me there to celebrate the new show: April 21st, 2022 from 4-6pm Tiffany Peay Jewelry & Healing Arts is located at 3851 Main Road, in historic...
Memory, Fantasy

Memory, Fantasy

Memory, Fantasy : 2021, oil on linen, 35x21in./89x53cm. Painted between May and November, 2021, this canvas illuminates the potential in a canvas painted over a period of time for that canvas to encapsulate the artist’s perception of life events during its...

Nature’s Primal Sanity

Nature’s Primal Sanity : 2021, oil on panel, 12×12 in./30x30cm. Buy $1000. Deep forest, flowing water, and great leaves of Japanese Coltsfoot (Petasites japonicus) shuddering from the moving air. Peaceful as well as magical, this place harbors birds, bugs...

The Opened Gate

The Opened Gate : 2021, oil on panel, 12x9in./30x23cm. Buy $1000. Painted on the day of September 25 during the first Tiverton Four Corners Plein Air Paint Out, this slightly mysterious look into a garden with a very worn fence and gate captured the attention of the...
To tell of how the Sun rose

To tell of how the Sun rose

To Tell of How the Sun Rose : 2021, oil on panel, 10x8in./25x20cm. Buy $1800 Orange ranunculus with yellow and green center inspire me to think of a rising sun. This painting inspired the editor of The Bay magazine as well, and was featured on the September, 2021...