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An oil painting by Simon Bland of sheep in a green field with a distant tree line.

This Other Eden

An oil painting of waves breaking on the beach at low tide

Surf at Ballard Beach

An oil painting of trees by the shore with and orange to blue color gradient in the trees and sky.

Orchard Point

An oil painting with heavily textured deep yellow foreground done in a limited palette.


An oil painting of the Pacific Northwest Shoreline with blue-green atmospherics

Clam Bay

An oil painting of cedars in snow with pale grasses.

Cedars in Snow

An oil painting of horses in a field with distant treeline.

Valley Floor

A painting of horses grazing in a field

Lenhart Farm Revisited

A painting of waves crashing into rocks

To The Lighthouse

A small plein air landscape done at Discovery Park in Seattle, WA by artist Simon Bland

Discovery Park Plein Air II

An oil painting of a farm landscape created with an analogous palette by artist Simon Bland

Meadow Grove Farm

An oil painting of trees at Discovery Park in Seattle, WA.

Fall Colors

An oil painting of horses in a pasture with diffuse light through a distant treeline.

Horses in the North Pasture

An oil painting that was inspired by a winter ferry crossing to Bremerton.

Winter Crossing

A painting of the beach in Ballard

Ballard Beach

A small studio landscape painting done as a combination of several studies.

Open Range

This wide-format landscape features horses grazing in an open field.

Hale Farm

This landscape features sheep grazing in an open field.


A small painting of a sandy beach at Puget Sound.

Low Tide Pools

Carkeek Shore - a painting by artist Simon Bland

Carkeek Shore

A painting of dawn over winter fields by artist Simon Bland

Winter Dawn

A painting done at the Center for Wooden Boats by artist Simon Bland

Wooden Boats (plein air)

A painting of the sunset by artist Simon Bland

Impressions of the Sunset

A plein air painting done at a local beach by artist Simon Bland

In the Dunes (plein air)