Tag Archives: landscape

Today’s tonal landscape study

“Three Cows at the Marsh” oil on canvas paper 9 x 12 in. Decided to try one in portrait orientation. Will get a better shot when it dries a bit. Also – a better shot in natural light of “Remembering … Continue reading

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Study after Corot

I intended to just do small cow studies today as I know I’ll want to inject them in my landscapes. This piece started out as just 3 cows then decided to borrow design elements from Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot painting to … Continue reading

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Grantchester Meadows 2 ways

Two small oil studies of scenes from Grantchester Meadows – personally I prefer the first, more moody, atmospheric version. I am a big fan of George Inness and others from the American Barbizon school so think I’ll be leaning more … Continue reading

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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

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Cruciform Crane…

I’ve been wanting to paint a crane for some time – they dominate our Halifax skyline and downtown with all sorts of construction. I decided to portray one using the classic abstract design cruciform shape and quite like it. “Construction” … Continue reading

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As usual…

Needed to give more of a sense of the thickness of light so added a bit of palette knife work and a little update to the tarmac area. Now it’s really done and I love it. Enkyo! K.M.

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“Barri Gotic”

I do believe I’m finished with this piece, apart from finishing the edges, signing and varnishing. “Barri Gotic” – a Barcelona street scene – acrylic on canvas 48 x 36 in. Enjoy! K.M.

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