A Good Cup of Coffee

“Cup of Joe“Oil on Board, 5×7 (click picture to enlarge)To Bid, please follow this linkhttp://cgi.ebay.com/McNinch-Art-Orig-Oil-Painting-A-Day-Cup-of-Coffee-Java_W0QQitemZ190140229019QQihZ009QQcategoryZ20135QQtcZphotoQQcmdZViewItem my website: http://www.michelmcninch.com/my blog: http://michelmcninch.blogspot.com/ It is extraordinary how a simple image can bring up so many memories. I took the reference photo for this painting almost four years ago. I was at a restaurant waiting for my sister and…

One Step at a Time

Here is a step by step of a commission I am working on. The Bones – Charcoal Sketch The Oil Sketch The Block In I will wait for this stage to dry, and thengo back in and start creating some detail.Stay tuned to see how it turns out!

For Delane

This one is for a friend.

Lemon 1

“ Lemon 1“Oil on Board, 5×7 (click picture to enlarge)To Bid, please follow this linkhttp://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=190137910421 my website: http://www.michelmcninch.com/my blog: http://michelmcninch.blogspot.com/ I had a lovely visit to the State Farmer’s Market yesterday. These lemons were beautiful!!Couldn’t wait to paint one.

My Students

Any one who knows me, knows my students are a big part of my life. Welcome back to a new year. Hope your Summer was a good one.

Little Bit More

Still working on this larger painting. All day in fact. Twelve hours yesterday and ten today. Maybe tomorrow it will be finished. Who knows. It may be next month! Here’s a little bit more. Sorta gives it away, but not all the way. There more to come! Hint: It’s a love story.

Guess What

Been working all day on a big one. Not quite ready to show the whole thing, but here’s a piece of it. Can you guess what it is?

Studio Cat

“Studio Cat “Oil on Board, 5×7 (click picture to enlarge)To Bid, please follow this linkhttp://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=190137161573 my website: http://www.michelmcninch.com/my blog: http://michelmcninch.blogspot.com/ This is Inky again. He’s turning into my studio cat. He’s content to sit and sleep around the studio all day. I thought this pose was cute, so I put aside the lemons for a…

Peanut Butter Crackers

Peanut Butter Crackers Oil on Board, 5×7 To Bid, please follow this link http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=190136628702 my website: http://www.michelmcninch.com/ my blog: http://michelmcninch.blogspot.com/ Here’s today’s snack. From vibrant color to subtle color. I gotta be able to paint it all! Thanks for the nice comments about the orange, now let’s see who likes peanut butter!