Available Paintings

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Dog portrait

True Colors

Today was a busy day with alot of running around and christmas cookie making.  Tomorrow will pretty much be alot like today.  Just busy. 

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Elephant painting, original oil painting


I meant to post this painting a couple of days ago but I've been so busy with life.  So here I am today, posting what should have been posted before.

I will be painting early early tomorrow morning.  

Friday, December 2, 2016

labrador brown lab portrait

Santa's Helper


Ohhhh this one was loads of fun to paint.  This time of year is so much fun, and I especially enjoy the gift giving the most.

I'll be catching up around the house and running errands this weekend.  I'll see you all again on Monday.  Have a fabulous weekend.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Cat portrait

I Spy

What greater gift than the love of a cat...

          - Charles Dickens                                           

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Horse portrait

Blue Skies


I really enjoyed painting this one.  It came together on its own, if that could really happen. 

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Bull Terrier, dog portrait

Bully Nose

Happy Tuesday!  Gosh the holidays are just around the corner.  Doesn't time fly?  I'm hoping to get back to the rhythm of a painting-a-day.  I sure will hope for the best. 

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Tabby cat portrait

My Space

Good day Tuesday!  

I actually painted yesterday (Monday) however I wasn't happy with the end result.  I placed it at the end of the other paintings and I'll look at it next week to see if it is a keeper or round file.

Friday, November 11, 2016

Great Dane Dog Portrait

Who, Me?


TGIF!!!   It's the weekend and I'll be catching up on chores.  I'll be back to painting next week. 

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Flower painting


I selected a different subject today.  I find flowers and landscapes challenging.  Perhaps I will do a few more to accept the challenge. 

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Tuesday, November 8, 2016


Have I shared with you that I promised myself to complete a painting each day with weekends off.  Let's see what each day brings.

Monday, November 7, 2016

cow portrait

Big Cow Eyes

The time rolled back one hour on Saturday night and I love how the mornings the sun comes up early.  I feel there is so much to do early mornings.  I love it!

Friday, November 4, 2016

German Shepherd dog

Dog 3

This is my sweet girl who stole my heart the very first day I saw her and it is because of her that I began this painting journey.  


Thursday, November 3, 2016

Black dog portrait

Dog 2


Weather was in the mid 80's, but the morning was chilly.  

This cutie-pie was a delight to paint.  He is so so cute.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

dog portrait

Looking Up

I thought today was Tuesday.  Somehow yesterday just zipped by.

Happy Wednesday!

Monday, October 24, 2016

Black Cat

Black Cat

Happy Monday!  Woke up to an overcast day and rain.  Wonderful, as we need the rain;)

Friday, October 21, 2016

Horse portrait

Horse Play 2

This is Friday's painting.  I will be taking the weekend off to catch up around the house and watch baseball and football games. 

Have a wonderful weekend and I'll be back on Monday :)

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Black and White

I'm so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.

-L.M. Montgomery,  Anne of Green Gables

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Great Dane

Great Dane

I painted this one on Saturday but felt so bad that I was neglecting my home that upon completion I worked on my home, in time for the baseball game and football following.  It really is sports all weekend long. 

Thursday, October 13, 2016


What greater gift than the love of a cat.  
   Charles Dickens                      

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

German Shepherd

Sleepless in Cali

Yesterday afternoon was my first chance to paint since last week.  I photographed the painting and noticed it needed a few brushstrokes here and there and therefore the delay in uploading this painting. 

Friday, October 7, 2016

Dirty Blond

Fabulous Friday!!!  I'll be taking the weekend off.  See you Monday :)

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Candy Cane

Candy Cane

Painting christmas themes early in hopes that  one will be gift tags this year.  

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Horse painting, 30 paintings in 30 days

Horse Sense

Horse Sense noun  (horss senss)  The ability to make good judgments or decisions; common sense. 

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

cow painting 30 paintings in 30 days


Drove over to Pomona and saw a few cattle loitering.  This is one that was photographed. 

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Sprinkled Donut 30 paintings in 30 days

Simply Red

Picked up a sprinkled red chocolate donut to accompany my usual morning brew.  Don't think I can keep making this a habit each morning.

Monday, September 26, 2016

Chocolate Donut 30 paintings in 30 days

Chocolate Donut

Just before enjoying my morning coffee and donut I thought I would splash paint all over it.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Blueberry, 30 paintings in 30 days


Keeping up with a-painting-a-day project.  Now on to the errands I haven't completed today.  See you all tomorrow :)

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

Brown cow, 30 paintings in 30 days


Watched the UCLA football game and the Dodger game on Saturday night.  Then there was the Dodger game again on Sunday and the Ram game and I watch some of the Packers game.  
It was game day all day Sunday!

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Tabby cat, 30 painting in 30 days


Number 4 of 30.  Just sneaked this one in today. 

Hoping to have a bit more time tomorrow.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

pink pig and 30 paintings in 30 days

Wilbur II

I postponed my daily paintings because I was moving my youngest son into his dorm to begin his second year of college :)  What a wonderful life and great memories he'll be making.

This is number two of thirty. 

Thursday, September 1, 2016

30 paintings in 30 days challenge

Rhodesian Ridgeback

Yes,  I am taking up the challenge of 30 paintings in 30 days.  

This is painting #1.  I have painted this sweety before.  A beautiful Rhodesian Ridgeback taking her daily walk around the neighborhood.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Rhodesian Ridgeback dog original art

Walking Mimi

This sweet Rhodesian Ridgeback walks our neighborhood every morning without fail.  I hope to have that same dedication soon.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Green Onion, original oil paint

Green Onion

We visted my son out on the west side.  Went out to dinner and had dessert at Diddy Riese.  Diddy Riese is known for their cookies.  It was my first time trying the chocolate chip cookie that everyone raves about.  Yes, they were good :)

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Cow, Brown Cow, Original oil painting

Chocolate Milk

It was an overcast day today, I stayed indoors and painted this little 6"x4" on canvas board.  

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Cocker Spaniel Dog Original Oil Painting

Looking Away

I took a somewhat abstract attempt with this painting today.  This one is 4"x4" on masonite board. 

Friday, May 13, 2016

red apple, original oil painting

An Apple A Day

I had dinner today with the baseball moms.  When our boys were in high school they were all in baseball.  After they graduated from high school we stayed in touch and get together for dinner every so often.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Cow Original oil painting

Holy Cow

6" x 4" oil on canvas board.  I played a little with color and I did not permit too much fuss.

Thank you for stopping by.

Monday, May 9, 2016

Yellow bananas Original oil painting

Going Bananas

I've been tardy with posting on my blog.  These bananas were painted a couple of weeks ago. 

In other news, I entered a painting into the DPW Contest and I was awarded Judges Pick. 

 I am so Jazzed!!  

Thursday, January 28, 2016

30 paintings in 30 days


Beautiful day today, a nice 76 degrees.  Perfect weather for painting and painting and painting. 

Thank you for visiting.

Monday, January 25, 2016

30 paintings in 30 days



I have to be honest, I watched football all day yesterday.  All day!!!
The Panthers and the Broncos on the 7th.  I can't wait for the game. 

Saturday, January 23, 2016

30 paintings in 30 days

Eye To Eye

"The smallest feline is a masterpiece"
                                                                     -Leonardo da Vinci