Oil painting of a windy day on the beach

Gulls on the beach at Ballard. 6x12, oil on linen panel. 2019.

Original Oil Paintings

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Join me in celebrating the Plein Air Washington Artists 2020 Winter Exhibition, featuring 188 juried paintings from 97 artists around the state and beyond.

The exhibition looks a little different this year—it will be showcased on PAWA's website, and the award ceremony will be held on Zoom.

All pieces in this year's show are being sold unframed with free shipping—saving the collector on the upfront investment, and allowing them to frame the painting according to their taste. 100% of the sale price goes directly to the artist.

Plein Air Washington Artists 2020 Winter Exhibition

December 5, 2020 - January 31, 2021

See the show and watch the award ceremony at


Awards Presentation Saturday, December 5, 2020, from 4pm- 5pm
Judge of Awards Dave Santillanes


The second edition of my book 'Painting Animals in Oil' is for all artists who create pet portraits and animal paintings in the studio. It will help get you started on the right track in areas such as developing ideas, composition, drawing, and color design.

All concepts and methods are illustrated with examples from my own portfolio.

The book is available as a PDF download from my online store. It can be read on all tablets and PCs. A printed version is available from Amazon.

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