Thursday, June 25, 2015

NFAC, Nibblefest Art Contest, Surreal Paintings for 99 cents PPF

Search Ebay for NFAC, Nibble Fest Art Contest, to find lots of 99 cent auctions for Art this week. Ends tomorrow. These are my three entries. Still time to bid. 

12x16 Acrylic Surreal landscape, Glow under Black Light

9x12 Collage of Rice Paper and Watercolor, Surreal Seascape

5x7 Acrylic "Sun, Moon, Tides," Surreal Dreamlike Painting

ACEO, "Picnic," in the style of Botero

ACEO, Renoir paints Cezanne's Portrait, in the style of Renoir

ACEO, "The Bather," in the style of Cezanne

ACEO, Watercolor "Surfer at Sunset," painted for the 30/30 challenge this week. 

Friday, June 19, 2015

Picasso and Giraffes, Frida Kahlo and more for PPF

Our theme this week in 30/30 is Monochromatic Painting and I did some Picasso, mostly from his Blue Period and a few others. All are ACEO size 2.5 x 3.5 inches and painted with acrylic.

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In the style of Picasso, Woman Throwing Stone

Woman With Folded Arms, in the style of Picasso

The Blue Nude, a la Picasso

Frida Kahlo, Self portrait in her style

Cezanne Portrait in the style of Renoir

Portrait of Angel Fernandez de Soto, a la Picasso

Friday, June 12, 2015

Picasso, Sargent, Da Vinci, Renoir and more, Mini Masterpieces for PPF

More Miniature Masterpieces, ACEO size
Acrylic on heavy paper, comes with mat ready to frame

"Pablo's Selfie," in the style of Picasso

"Two Women and an Umbrella," after John Singer Sargent

"My Mona Lisa," a la Da Vinci

"Discarded Roses," in the style of Renoir

"Girl Fishing with a Net," after John Singer Sargent

In the Style of Edvard Munch, "The Scream"

Friday, June 5, 2015

Candy and Roses, more mini masterpieces, PPF

Here are my ACEOs for this week: Acrylic 2.5 x 3.5 inches
Painting to a Theme in 30/30 Facebook ACEO group: Candy and Roses

Gummy Bears Pile Up 

Chocolate Covered Cherry
Very thick impasto acrylic paint on heavy paper

In the Style of Van Gogh, Still Life with Pink Roses 

In the Style of Jacob Van Es, 3 Roses and an Iris

In the style of Gauguin, 2 Women and a Hut in Tahiti

In the style of Gauguin, Woman and Bread Fruit

Friday, May 29, 2015

ACEOs, Some Mini Masterpieces and more for PPF

This week I have been busy painting tiny ACEOs in the style of the masters, with a few challenges thrown in for good measure. The theme on 30/30 included International Wine Week and World Goth Day. And the squirrel was for a challenge on DPW to paint a critter.  What a fun week! You can find my art gallery at and there are links to each painting for sale. Thanks.

In the style of Pablo Picasso, The Bottle of Wine

In the style of Van Gogh, The Red Vineyards

From a photo on, Cheeky Squirrel

In the Style of Cezanne, Wine and Fruit

Grant Wood, American Gothic

In the Style of Henri Matisse, Woman with Hat

In the Style of Modigliani, Gypsy Woman with Baby

In the Style of Matisse, Open Window

Saturday, May 23, 2015

NFAC, Challenges and a Turtle this week, PPF

It's World Turtle Day! Challenges and more . . .

Theme of the week on Facebook 30/30 ACEOs, Turtles and Vegetarian week. My acrylic ACEOs above include " Mr. T." and for DPW we had a window challenge with shadows and leaves and sunlight.

Another ACEO Mini Masterpiece in my series, this time In the Style of Pierre Bonnard, "Bouquet de Fleurs."

And it's time for Nibblefest again, the monthly Ebay contest where we paint to a theme, and the auctions start at 99 cents for a week.  You can get some great buys! Search Ebay for NFAC to find them. This month the theme is "Freak Show" and my two entries are "Rubber Neck Boy" above, and "The Saltimbanques" below, which is In The Style of Picasso in his Rose or Circus period. 
5x7 Acrylic on heavy paper, comes with a FREE mat.

Friday, May 15, 2015

Monet, Degas, Picasso, Cassatt, Whistler, Mini Masterpieces ACEO size PPF

This week, My new Mini Masters Paintings in acrylic, ACEO size
See more of them in my DPW Gallery. The auctions start at $19.99 for 10 days, then I put them in my Ebay Store for $25 each. You could start your own mini gallery!

Monet's Water Lilies

Degas' Ballerina and Picasso's "The Lovers"

Mary Cassatt, "After the Bath"

"Whistler's Mother"

Gainsborough's "Blue Boy" and T. Lawrence's "Pinkie"
They reside at the Huntington Library, not far from my house. I will have to go visit them in real life, one of these days.

Friday, May 8, 2015

Miniature Masterpieces, ACEO size, done this week PPF

More Miniature Masterpieces, ACEO 2.5 x 3.5 inches, Acrylic
I am painting one or two a day now and having lots of fun!


 These are all FOR SALE in my Ebay Store.