Wednesday, August 31, 2005

Tropical Paradise

"Tropical Paradise"
12" x 24" Oil on Canvas
"This is a piece I did late last year in anticipation of a trip to the Bahamas. I created this scene from my imagination, which is a departure for me as I usually paint from life. This piece will go great in any decor and I hope let you escape from your everyday troubles."

Tuesday, August 30, 2005

Sunlit Path

"Sunlit Path"
8" x 6" Acrylic on Canvas
$55 framed
*This piece is now SOLD*
"This was a plein air sketch from a paintout event awhile back. The contrast of the cool shadows with the warm sunlit areas really grabbed my attention."

Friday, August 26, 2005

"Snow Camp Hay Bales"

"Snow Camp Hay Bales"
8" x 10" Oil on Raymar Canvas Panel
$85.00 Framed
"I did this plein air oil painting on location in the rural town of Snow Camp earlier this year."

Wednesday, August 24, 2005

Mombasa Palms, Kenya

"Mombasa Palms, Kenya"
8" x 10" Acrylic on Raymar Canvas Panel
" I painted this small studio piece from a photo I had from a trip to Kenya, Africa. This is a beach in Mombasa, Kenya."

Saturday, August 20, 2005

Sunshine Lavender Farm Paintout

Here I am working on a plein air painting.
My easel with a new painting just started.

The lavender gate in the garden at Sunshine Lavender Farm.
These are all pictures from a "plein air " paintout back in June 2005 that myself and about 40 other artists participated in.

Thursday, August 18, 2005

" A Gypsy's Prayer"
10" x 8" Acrylic on Canvas
$125.00 Framed in Gold toned Wood
Available by emailing me at
This piece I did for a juried small paintings show back in May.

Wednesday, August 17, 2005

"Nassau Colors"
11" x 14" Oil on Canvas
$100.00 unframed
"I recently painted this from a sketch and photo from a trip to the Bahamas I took last Year with my wife."

"Painted Clay Pots"
A 10"x8" oil study available on Ebay. Search "Holdren" from the Ebay home page.