Monday, March 28, 2016

Making a bit of progress
Mom has this hanging in her place.  Did this watercolor in 1983.  An Italian restaurant on College Avenue in Berkeley.

Sunday, March 27, 2016

Filling in the display window..

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Moving forward. This feels like a family.  Somewhat dowdy mom holding her dear daughter tight and the somewhat distant husband, with a hat just a bit small, lost in the wonder of the photographs of famous actors and artist/writers, a shop display made possible by recent advances in plate glass.

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Still working on this one.
22" x 28"

Another portrait - In process - combination of a friend and imagination.

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Half-size - almost done.

I love this photo from the 1880s
Several people looking at photographs on display in a photographer's studio window
I think they are together--arms linked. I will do a small painting 12" x 16" and then perhaps a really large one.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

This is half-size of the original which I understand to be 4' x 5'...I am working off a small photo from a magazine.  About 70% fini at this point.
I gave these two paintings to Stan my tennis buddy as he knows the race horses very well and is always doing things for others: