Monday, August 31, 2009


This is a commission / request from a friend.

12x36 oil on canvas

Minocqua Plein Air from 8/27/09

Painted from the Bear Skin bridge. I think it still needs some work on the right side to correct the water flow and the angle of the 'Beacons'.

8x10 oil on panel

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

James Hempel Workshop - 8/22-Day 3

We spent 4 hours at the Lakeland Discovery Center enjoying the day and the vistas! Here's my view of the cabin.


Tuesday, August 25, 2009

James Hempel Workshop - 8/22-Day 3

Painted from Sunrise to sunset and beyond...

Sunrise over Island Lake

Sunset over Spider Lake

Night painting of the campfire!

James Hempel Workshop - 8/21-Day 2

Afternoon over Spider Lake

3 stages of sunset

Sky colors were changing as fast as I could mix them!

James Hempel Workshop - 8/20-Day 1

A gray, rainy first day.
These are both 8x10 panels.

August 13-Camp Jorn

Beautiful, hot day at Camp Jorn.

8x10 Oil on panel

Monday, August 10, 2009

August 6 - Aberdeen Lodge

This was done with the Northwoods Outdoor Artists at the Aberdeen Lodge in Manitowish Waters, WI.

8x10 oil on Canvas panel