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Morning Light

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Morning Light. 16x20, oil on linen. 2014. I started work on this painting two months ago and left it hanging unfinished on my studio wall before revisiting the design and adding the sheep this week.  I spent a few hours on the sheep and additional layers of glazing and scumbling to bring it clo...

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Romney Sheep at Weatherlea Farm, Lovettsville, VA

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Sheep at Weatherlea. 11x14, oil on linen panel. 2014 I painted this sheep from using some photos taken at Weatherlea Farm in Lovettsville as a reference. I played around with a design with pencil on paper and then with paint on a scrap of canvas before committing to the portrait. I used a simple pal...

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Sheep Sketch 4

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Sheep IV. 11x14, oil on linen panel. 2014 I painted this sketch as a candidate for the mailer that will be used for Loudoun Sketch Club's fall show.  I may yet do a little more painting on it....

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Painting a Sheep

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Sheep. 12x9, oil on linen panel. 2014. I based this painting on a small study that I worked on over the winter while trying to determine the best approach for a painting of a sheep (in the end, I decided against doing it altogether).  I kept the study because there was something in it that I th...

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Clune Forest Sheep Update

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Clune Forest Sheep and Barn. 24x30, oil on linen. WIP Here's an updated look at the painting of the sheep.  At this stage it is almost complete, but I still need to do a bit of adjustment to some of the dark areas....

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