Paintings

  • Wheeling Symphony Orchestra Art Pieces

    For the past several months I have been creating unique works of art for the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra in Wheeling WV. It is their 88 season and there are 88 keys on a piano, so they commissioned a series of works utilizing piano keys in each work for a total of eight works of art. ...

  • Coleman’s Fish Market

    Using a vignette approach to focus the viewers eyes on the historic character of this old building in Center Market, Wheeling, WV; I sought to build on the timeless strength it exemplifies. Its handmade red brick, sturdy pillars, and Romanesque style buttresses. Add in the moss covered slate roof, and the cupola with rooster weather ...

  • 5 Day Challenge

    An artist in NC by the name of Mary Gilkerson set up a 5 day challenge. Each artist was to do 1 painting a day for 5 days straight that was limited to 20 – 30 minutes work time. Work 20 minutes, stop, photo, and post. 100’s of artists all over the world have responded ...

  • Lovers Lane 11″ x14″ matted

    While spending a few days in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island, enjoying the lovely island landscape, I visited one of its well-known attractions, Green Gables. This is the setting for the Anne of Green Gables stories my children enjoyed so much growing up. Walking through the homestead’s surrounding grounds I found myself on ...

  • Cavendish Beach, PEI, Canada Oils 14″ x 16″

    I spent a wonderful day here in July of 2016, sketching, enjoying the sun, sand, and crashing waves.

    I was visiting Prince Edward Island for the first time and was just astounded by its mix of well-manicured fields, and rugged seascapes.

    Cavendish Beach is a long expanse of shoreline along the northern shore of Prince Edward Island ...