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Blue and Gold - 6x6

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This is the last of the storm series, I had a bunch of extra paint when I finished yesterdays painting and  I thought I might as well have some fun with it. 

Oil on panel, 6x6 inches

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Lake Trees II - Palette knife painting - 4x8

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Another little palette knife painting for today. I still have a couple of commissions to finish, I'd better get to work!

Oil on canvas panel, 4x8 inches
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Abstracted Sky - Landscape Oil Painted - 18x24

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Another big one today. I've had these canvases sitting around forever because I really hate painting on canvas, but this sort of painting on them isn't so bad.

Oil on stretched canvas, 18x24 inches
Sides painted
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Storm in Blue and Gold - Skyscape Oil Painting - 12x12

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The thing I miss the most about Denver is definitely the summer thunderstorms. It's nice that the beach is here...but not when "May Gray" and "June Gloom" have turned into "Fogust"... I haven't heard of one for July, but that was cloudy too. Now if it was thunderstorming here I wouldn't have a complaint at all :)

Oil on stretched canvas, 12x12 inches
Sides painted, ready to hang.

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The Expressive Avocado - Still Life Oil Painting - 6x6

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I thought it would be fun to try a still life using the palette knife... the first photo is the finished painting and the one below it is how I started it out. I had a specific idea of how I wanted it to turn out, and I thought the best way to accomplish that would be by having a pretty good underpainting first. I don't really like leaving parts of the board exposed, and by painting it all in...

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