Tag Archives: food

Sunny little still life

Snuck some time for a little still life, “Cupcake with Tulips” 10 x 10 x 1.5 in. oil on gallery stretched canvas. This piece was painted with my limited 5 colour (including white) palette I’m back in Ottawa next week and … Continue reading

Posted in art, Paintings, Still Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Oil paint – it’s what’s for breakfast

Couldn’t help myself from giving my Yellow Things still life a final once over – I’m really happy with it now.  Also stated a new Grantchester Meadows landscape – establishing some dark, light and midtone masses. Stay tuned for more … Continue reading

Posted in art, Landscape, Paintings, Still Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Zorn fruit revisited

Realized my first attempt was a little chalkier than I would like so did a minor retouch – still getting used to this very minimal 4 colour palette. K.M.

Posted in art, Paintings, Still Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Zorn Palette Fruit

My first experiment on painting a subject in oil using the very limited Zorn palette. I used cad red for my red, ivory black, titanium white and yellow ochre.  This piece is done on 9 x 12 in. canvas paper … Continue reading

Posted in art, Paintings, Still Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sketchbook business…

A few studies in planar anatomy – something I’ve been playing with lately.  Some figurative gesture sketches and some fruit.  Been finding time to squeeze in some drawing until I can get back to painting late winter/Spring. Enjoy! K.M.

Posted in figurative, Sketch, Still Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Oil Painting

Tulip season is upon us so time to celebrate with a tulip themed painting “Tulips and a Cupcake”.  Also did a minor tweak to the Coffee and Macaroons from earlier this week. Enjoy! K.M.

Posted in Paintings, Still Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Oil Still Life

A fresh and vibrant oil still life on gallery wrapped canvas, 12 x 12 in. featuring my favourite French treat, les macarons. “Coffee and Macaroons”.  Stay tuned for the companion piece… Enjoy! K.M.

Posted in Paintings, Still Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments