Progression of the Shepherd Painting

I had hoped to finish this painting today after a week long break, but maybe tomorrow…In the meantime I meant to post a progression of the painting, and to show how this face has changed over the days I’ve been working on it. Now I’ll show a little sneak preview of the lamb… As you…

The Shepherd

I’ve been working on this painting the last three days…   I wanted to show a more modern day perception of a good shepherd. And this young man is all that.  I’m so proud of him. His kindness, compassion, concern and love for people around him…for family…and for his lambs. He also raises cattle. I…

Blake and the Blue Tractor

10″ x 20″ oil on canvas My grandson Blake loves tractors and every time he comes over to our house the first thing he says is “Ride blue tractor?” This painting is for him. He has seen the painting before while I was working on it, and when I show it to him he just…

Praying in the Golden Aspens

I have a friend who goes and prays by a lake in Colorado, and one day she told me that she was going to go sit on the golden carpet of aspen leaves down by the lake…Immediately my mind began to envision this, knowing how bright and beautiful the yellow aspens are in the fall.…