New Painting: Sweetwater

“Sweetwater,”oil, 6×18Click image to enlarge This is lake murray on a beautiful, smooth water day. The sky and water delight me in their ability to mimic each other. Like a color conversation. Click to View Auction

New Painting: Strut

Click to View Auction Anyone who has spent any time with peacocks know they love to strut! Such a beautiful bird.

Thinking of Spring…on the brink of Winter

“The Promise of Spring,” oil, 6×12Click on Image to Enlarge Click to View Auction

New Painting: As the Crow Flies

“As the Crow Flies,” oil, 8×10Click Image to Enlarge This is another painting from my cliche series.  It was included in an exhibition with my studio mates at Vista Studios, 808 Lady, Columbia, SC.  My favorite part is the movement in the bird. There seems to be some state of emergency.  He is lifting quickly. Click…

New Painting by Michel McNinch

Click Image to Enlarge Secret Cove is a beautiful, secluded spot on Lake Murray.  Everyone loves it! Soft greens, filtered light, and smooth water. Click to View Auction

Breech Inlet Sunrise

Here is a Plein Air sketch of Breech Inlet – the water between Sullivan’s Island, SC and Isle of Palms, SC.  The sun rises here everyday to many locals and tourists soaking in the view. “Plein Air Breech Inlet,” oil, 5×7Click to Enlarge Image Click to View Auction

Plein Air Sketch – BeeHive Drive

Plein Air BeeHive Drive oil, 5×7 Click Image to Enlarge This is a beautiful spot on Mt. Pleasant. Could paint here for the rest of my life. Well….maybe the rest of the year. : ) Click to View Auction

Plein Air Study from Mt. Pleasant SC

Plein Air Study, oil, 4×6Click Image to Enlarge Thank you for checking out my art.  I have had a lot of fun recently painting from life (not a photo).  It provides an urgency because of time constraints.  So, every brushstroke matters.  Vibrant and lively brushstrokes ensue – sometimes!  I love this one. Click to Bid …

My Plein Air Paintings on DPW

Spent a lovely weekend painting the marshes of Charleston, SC.  Happy Happy Joy Joy! Click to View Auction on Daily Paintworks